Tourism Products are a combination of goods and services demanded by a tourist during travel to and stay at a destination. These include natural, cultural and manmade attractions and facilities such as hotels, transport and ancillary services.
What is the concept of tourism?
Tourism comprises the activities of persons travelling to and staying in places outside their usual environment for not more than one consecutive year (12 months) for leisure, business or other purposes.
What are the different tourism products and services?
Types of Tourism Products
- Accommodations; For example, Taj, ITC Hotels.
- Transportation; For example, Owning taxis, luxury buses, and boats.
- Retail Travel Agents.
- Tour Operators.
- Shopping Centers such as malls.
- Cinema Theatres such as PVR.
- Restaurants for Food and Beverages.
- Tourism Information Centers.
What are the characteristics of tourism products and services?
A tourist product is a concept that is made up of many components. These are made up of tourist attractions; provision of means of transport, lodging and its associated facilities and sources of entertainment. These components may be provided by one company or a group of companies in the tourism industry.
What is the concept of tourism product development?
Tourism product development is the result of collaborative efforts of various stakeholders. It involves identifying all the stakeholders in private and public sectors, DMOs, Tourism and allied businesses, and their respective roles in creating or developing a part of a tourism product.
What is tourism product?
TOURISM PRODUCT • Tourism product is something that can be offered to tourists to visit a tourist destination. The products which satisfy the leisure, pleasure, religious or business needs at places other than the normal place of residence are known as tourism products.