With an aim to enhance and ease the tourism experience, Rajasthan is ready to launch its first official mobile application for tourism. The app is likely to roll out on World Tourism Day, 27 September.
This tourism application will help local, national and international travellers to explore the state’s exceptional landscape. The application will be available for android users on Google Play while the work for the IOS version is still in progress.
The app will be out for use before the approaching tourist season
As the tourism industry is the major economic support of Rajasthan, it experienced a massive hit due to the long period of COVID-induced lockdown and travel restrictions. So, this initiative is intended to fuel the growth of tourism in the state.
The officials are planning to launch this application on September 27, which is celebrated as World Tourism Day. The tourist season of the desert state starts in October and the next 6 months are expected to be the most crucial. As there will be an ease in regulations for inter-state mobility there are anticipations of a surge in the number of domestic tourists.
As per the officials of the state tourism department, this application will amplify the comfort and convenience of tourists and amplify their experiences. Even though there is an official website dedicated to state tourism and multiple private websites providing information for tourists, this app will be an easy option to provide credible and real-time information for tourists
According to the Director of Rajasthan’s Tourism Department, “The users will get to know all the information regarding tourist spots, means of transport and other services through the application. The app will add safety and extend assurance to the visitors”.
The Tourism Department is working to evolve new locations and experiences for travellers. Now, this application will enable visitors to know the new attractions, various schemes and activities of the department. The app will also help visitors in organizing their trip with just a click right from their homes.