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HOW TO DEVELOP A TOURISM
BUSINESS
HOW TO DEVELOP A TOURISM
BUSINESS
By
TourDost
www.tourdost.com
By
TourDost
www.tourdost....
OUTLOOKOUTLOOK
-Tourists are people who travel outside of their home-base
environments in order to spend time visiting a d...
1.TOURISM SECTOR DECISION1.TOURISM SECTOR DECISION
You have several options to choose from when it comes to developing a
b...
2.GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION2.GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION
Take your geographical location into account
•Your local tourist attraction...
3.SIZE UP THE COMPETITION3.SIZE UP THE COMPETITION
-Thoroughly research the tourism businesses in your area before you dec...
4.BUSINESS PLAN4.BUSINESS PLAN
Your business plan is the blueprint for your tourism business, and should include
the follo...
5.PROCUREMENT OF FUNDS5.PROCUREMENT OF FUNDS
Procure the necessary funds: Present your business plan to potential lenders
...
6.LOCATION6.LOCATION
Select the business location in which you wish to operate:
The place should be:
-Within the city
-Wel...
7.BUSINESS LICENSES7.BUSINESS LICENSES
Obtain all applicable business licenses: Get the necessary business licensing
throu...
8.MARKET YOUR BUSINESS8.MARKET YOUR BUSINESS
Market your tourism business:
•Use social networking sites. Set up accounts/p...
TOURDOSTTOURDOSTTOURS TRAVELS EVENTS
TourDost is a one stop shop for your perfect travel plan. We provides services
includ...
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Ideas for Developing a Tourism Business

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Ideas for Developing a Tourism Business

  1. 1. HOW TO DEVELOP A TOURISM BUSINESS HOW TO DEVELOP A TOURISM BUSINESS By TourDost www.tourdost.com By TourDost www.tourdost.com Visit: TourDost
  2. 2. OUTLOOKOUTLOOK -Tourists are people who travel outside of their home-base environments in order to spend time visiting a different environment in either a business or leisure capacity. -Both vacationers and those on business trips are considered as tourists, and they may be touring either domestically (within their home country) or internationally. - A tourism business is any business that centers on catering to tourists needs. Follow these steps for how to develop a tourism business.
  3. 3. 1.TOURISM SECTOR DECISION1.TOURISM SECTOR DECISION You have several options to choose from when it comes to developing a business in tourism: •Transportation services: This sector involves transporting tourists to, from and around the tourist destination. •Travel agencies: Travel agencies are the 1 stop shop for everything involved with visiting a place, including transportation, accommodations and attractions. •Accommodations: These include hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts, hostels, rental houses, condos and any other place tourists may stay while travelling. •Guided tours and tour guides: A guided tour service or professional tour guide is a tourism business that specializes in providing informative and entertaining tours through an area's local attractions. •Hospitality: A hospitality business pertains to any food or beverage establishment that tourists may frequent.
  4. 4. 2.GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION2.GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION Take your geographical location into account •Your local tourist attractions are good indicators of what would and would not make a successful tourism business venture. •Analyze your geographical location various seasons. According to that segregate each season with different tourist locations. •Provide according to the seasonal tours, accommodation and food and airport/Road transportation services are all viable business options.
  5. 5. 3.SIZE UP THE COMPETITION3.SIZE UP THE COMPETITION -Thoroughly research the tourism businesses in your area before you decide which business in tourism is right for you. -You will want to choose a tourism sector that is not overly congested, and one that you can contribute something unique
  6. 6. 4.BUSINESS PLAN4.BUSINESS PLAN Your business plan is the blueprint for your tourism business, and should include the following sections: •Executive summary: Describe your business's purpose, name, location, personnel needs, tourism business management staff, market sector, competition, marketing plan and financial projections. •Tourism business summary: This should detail how the business's ownership will be distributed and the start up requirements (funding, assets and location). •Products and/or services: You need to outline the products and/or services your business will be providing for tourists. •Analysis of the market: Provide information about your target market and your competition. •Tourism business strategy: Describe how you plan on running your business, marketing your business and pricing your product or service. •Financial summary: State your projections for your business's expenses and income.
  7. 7. 5.PROCUREMENT OF FUNDS5.PROCUREMENT OF FUNDS Procure the necessary funds: Present your business plan to potential lenders and/or business partners in order to obtain the start up and operating capital you will need to run your business in tourism.
  8. 8. 6.LOCATION6.LOCATION Select the business location in which you wish to operate: The place should be: -Within the city -Well Populated -Should have a good interior design -Elegant Exterior design
  9. 9. 7.BUSINESS LICENSES7.BUSINESS LICENSES Obtain all applicable business licenses: Get the necessary business licensing through your local government's business regulatory agency.
  10. 10. 8.MARKET YOUR BUSINESS8.MARKET YOUR BUSINESS Market your tourism business: •Use social networking sites. Set up accounts/pages on free social networking sites. •Create a website for your tourism business. Be sure to hire a specialist for search engine optimization (SEO) in order to maximize your site's online presence / Outsource it. •List your business on all applicable online directories and review websites. •Advertise in print mediums. Take out ad space in newspapers, magazines and trade/lifestyle publications.
  11. 11. TOURDOSTTOURDOSTTOURS TRAVELS EVENTS TourDost is a one stop shop for your perfect travel plan. We provides services including, transportation, accommodation and sightseeing. Feel free to contact us: contact@tourdost.com Visit: www.tourdost.com

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