Rajasthan is a leading tourism State in the country. Its glorious heritage, colorful living traditions, and vibrant culture are special attractions for both, domestic and foreign tourists. The tangible and intangible tourism products of the State offer Rajasthan Tourism Unit Policy in 2007. This immense potential for the growth of the tourism industry. The development of tourism resources and increasing both, domestic and foreign tourist arrivals is a high priority area for the Union and State Government of Rajasthan.
Department of Tourism had announced a “ RAJASTHAN TOURISM UNIT POLICY IN, 2015”. The policy was replaced by Rajasthan Tourism Unit Policy, 2020 in order to extend more support and incentives for the establishment of Tourism Units in the State.
To reposition Rajasthan as a preferred tourism destination for both domestic as well as international tourists by offering tourists a high-quality experience, and through responsible and sustainable policies ensuring conservation of the natural, historical, and cultural heritage of the State while simultaneously accelerating socio-economic development by improving livelihood opportunities for the local population.
The Rajasthan Tourism Unit Policy, 2020 primarily addresses issues relating to the time-bound conversion of land for tourism units including new hotels and heritage hotels, time-bound approval of building plans, grant of Patta to heritage hotels, allotment of land for tourism units on DLC (District Level Committee).
The Rajasthan Tourism Policy, 2020 shall remain in operation for a period of 5 years from the date of its notification or for a period as may be determined by the Government or until substitution by another policy, whichever is earlier.