Wellness tourism is on the rise in India with the Ministry of Tourism, with India promoting and tapping into wellness tourism potentials and destinations within the country. The Ministry maintains that this is being done by positioning India as a centre of Ayurveda, Yoga, Sidha and Naturopathy together with the spiritual philosophy that has been integral to the Indian way of life.
As part of this desire to become amongst the great wellness destinations, the Ministry of Tourism (MoT) has drafted guidelines for wellness tourism which address issues regarding making available quality publicity material, training and capacity building for the service providers, participation in international & domestic wellness related events among other things. The Ministry of Tourism has also extended its Market Development Assistance (MDA) scheme to wellness tourism service providers including accredited wellness centres.
Here, the Media India Group put together a list of the top five wellness destinations in the country, and unsurprisingly, Ananda Spa made the cut at number two. To read the full article, you can click here.