Gurgaon, Haryana 11/7/2105: With monsoon on its epic, tourism is taking an unprecedented growth during the rainy season.
The Indian tourism industry is quickly evolving and so the modern day travellers. Currently, India is seeing an unparalleled growth of holiday packages during the monsoon season. Earlier monsoon season for tourism in India was characterised by avoiding outing and planning any new vacation. The new breed of Indian travellers are changing the scenario and people are now happier to escape and enjoy the monsoon retreat. People are mainly opting for the monsoon getaways either they are adventure-seeking couples and or they prefer less crowd. DS Rawat, Secretary General of The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM), has interacted with TravelDuniya.com, that monsoon tourism in India is a fairly new concept, emerging as a lucrative season for the hospitality industry.
Ranjeet Oak, Chief Business Officer – Holidays, Make My trip said, that monsoon is the ideal time for people looking to experience nature related holidays. He further said that the season was once considered an off season, but now the sentiment of the modern-day travellers are changing fast. He further stressed that the driving force behind the boom in the holiday bookings is because of the huge discount offered by online travel companies and hotels.
Furthermore, airlines also slash their prices adding to the monsoon bonanza. The average spending on holidays ranges from Rs.11, 000 to Rs.45,000 ($175 to $715) depending on the type of destination and hotel category. According to the travel experts leading tourist destination during the monsoon are Coorg in Karnataka; Udaipur and Mount Abu in Rajasthan; Lonavala, Mahabaleshwar and Matheran in Maharashtra; Darjeeling in West Bengal, Shillong and Cherrapunjee in Meghalaya; Mussorie, Nanital, Rishikesh and Kasauli in Uttarakhand; Leh in Ladakh and Port Blair in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. People looking to explore the unbeaten tracks could explore Dhanaulti and Munsiayari (Uttarakhand), Bharatpur (Rajasthan), Kakkabe (Karnataka), Netarhat (Jharkhand’s) and Panhala (Maharashtra). Furthermore, people could look out for various holiday packages like Tamil Nadu holiday packages and Uttarakhand holiday packages for a memorable and adventures monsoon departure.
An apex online travel and hotel booking firm with its office located in Gurgaon. The company also deals in wide range of personalised group tours and family holidays. Currently, the company is leading provider of Odisha holiday packages.