India is the 8th largest country in terms of contribution to travel & tourism GDP. The Tourism industry in India generated USD 247.3 Bn showing a growth of 6.7% during the year 2018, accounting for 9.2% of the total economy. The sector is expected to reach USD 492.21 Bn in 2028. It is also the third largest foreign exchange earner(FEE) for India. India has a diverse portfolio of niche tourism products which includes cruises, adventure, medical, wellness, sports such as Golf and Polo, MICE (meetings, incentives, conferencing, exhibitions), eco-tourism, film, rural and religious tourism.