Tourism is travel for recreational, leisure or business purposes. The World Tourism Organization defines tourists aspeople "travelling to and staying in places outside their usualenvironment for not more than one consecutive year for leisure, business and other purposes".
About The Industry• Tourism has become a popular global leisure activity.• In 2010, there were over 940 million international tourist arrivals worldwide, representing a growth of 6.6% when compared to 2009.• International tourism receipts grew to US$919 billion (€693 billion) in 2010, corresponding to an increase in real terms of 4.7%.
Most Loved Destinations• Tourism is important and in some cases vital for many countries, such as• France,• Egypt,• Greece,• Lebanon,• Israel,• the United States,• the United Kingdom,• Spain,• Italy,• Thailand,• The Bahamas,• Fiji,• Maldives,• Philippines and the Seychelles.
The Research• Research Objective : Study the Consumer Behavior With regards to Travel And Tourism.• Research Problem : How Modernize is Travelling Habits of the people ??• Sampling Plan – Sampling Size : 100 Sampling techniques : Through Questionnaire
Age group Age GroupBelow 20 20-25 25-30 Above 30 3% 17% 33% 47%
Analysis• Way of Travelling Still Stays the same.• Online travelling Websites need to market more in order to become a part of People’s Holidays.• Travelling is Synonym to “family time’’ for most of the people.
• Most Preferred Destination are “ Hill Station”.• People look for cost-effective travel options.• Very few people Go for Holiday Clubs Membership.