The travel and tourism industry has emerged as one of the largest and fastest growing economic sectors globally. Its contribution to the global Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and employment has increased significantly. With increasing tourist inflows over the past few years, it is a significant contributor to Indian economy as well. This report presents an overall landscape of the Indian Tourism sector and its potential across various states. It explores the various challenges faced by the sector and provides recommendations for its growth around areas of policy requirements, private sector participation and local community involvement.