Jammu and Kashmir tourism

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Jammu and Kashmir as safe as any other place in India: State tourism chief

Kashmir sees a major influx of tourists during the summer season when schools are on vacation, and Maharashtra is among the states that send the maximum number of tourists in April and May. This year, however, there was speculation about tourist activity in the state being hit.

J&K govt seeks to cut down administration costs

"There will be ban on holding meetings and conferences at private hotels and government buildings/premises would be instead utilised for the same," the circular said.


Efforts on to give Jammu separate identity on tourism map, says J&K minister Priya Sethi

"Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh - the three regions of the state - have varied things to offer. If we are not able to project them in the right light, our state will lag behind others in the tourism sector," Sethi asserted.

J&K government to give 50 pc rebate to tourists this Diwali

J&K Tourism Development Corporation will provide 50 pc rebate on lodging and transport charges.

Govt mulling night flights in J-K

It was good indication from central team,there was positive signals: official

Valley tourism advances into separatist hotbeds

Peace in the Valley has created physical space for tourism to expand. For the first time since the beginning of militancy,the Jammu and Kashmir tourism department


Tourists can now visit Srinagar's history cruising down Jhelum

A cruise along river Jhelum through Srinagar is part of the new itinerary made by the tourism department.

J-K govt explores tourism potential in north Kashmir

"The government has formulated a massive plan to explore tourism potential in North Kashmir."

Centre approves Rs 8 cr for north Kashmir's tourist circuit

Central government has approved Rs 8 crore for the development of Rafiabad-Brenwar-Bangus circuit.

Unrest in Kashmir hits tourism

Tourism season in Kashmir this year began on a positive note this year.