eco-tourism News

Chhattisgarh aims at becoming the biggest eco-tourism hub

State tourism board to explore Chhattisgarh's forests for eco-tourism and countering Naxalism.

‘People need to learn to share space with leopards’

Vikas Gupta,who took over as the chief conservator of forest for Sanjay Gandhi National Park last week,speaks to Anjali Lukose about his plans.


Kerala to promote eco-tourism in Arippa forests

The development plan aims at providing better accommodation facilities at the spot.

Tourism panel holds first meet

Committee is headed by Principal Secy to PM Pulok Chatterjee

Philippines launches nuclear tourism

Travellers in the Philippines can now visit the heart of a nuclear power plant.

Eco-tourism: After MoEF prod,time for Punjab to end its slumber

With the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests issuing fresh draft guidelines for eco-tourism in and around protected areas,Punjab,which has 14 such areas,will have to get its act together sooner than later,as none of the much-hyped projects in the state have taken off.


Now,Varanasi forests to be next eco-tourism spot

The forests of Varanasi division will now be one of the important eco-tourism destinations of the state. The state Forest and Tourism department will be jointly initiating eco-tourism projects in this region as part of the Joint Forest Management Programme.

Govt taking steps to promote eco-tourism in J&K

The Union Ministry of Tourism has asked the state government to submit a fresh eco-tourism development plan,before funds could be released for the development of this sector in J-K.