Good news for the Travel Addicts
How frequently do you view those Insta posts and stories of your acquaintances or Travel bloggers who make enough effort to travel 10-12 times each year? For Instance, Do you feel FOMO with the frequent encounter of Travel stories of them? As you know, The one who is hit by the Travel bug is hard to fix. So, there is great news for travelers!
This week Union Minister Prahlad Singh Patel made an announcement to sponsor Travel with Barter Collaboration conditions. Travel addicts, just prepare yourself for India tour. Now the Government will deal with your expenses. So, to advance the travel industry inside India, the Tourism Department of India has launched Paryatan Parv. The List of places will be shared soon on the travel industry portal and it is initiated to expand the steps at the Tourist spots in the Country.
The three major components of Paryatan Parv taking care of are Dekho Apna Desh, Tourism for All and Tourism & Governance.
Below are the conditions for the contest :
1) First step – Enroll #Dekhoapnadesh
If interested, one can Enroll yourself in the link below and take a pledge to cover 15 Destinations starting from 2020 to 2022. Also, Do not forget to follow #dekhoapnadesh on Instagram.
The list is still not out but it will be out soon by Govt on their Travel portal with major destinations to cover for this year. Some of the places are Sun Temple at Konark, Odisha, and Hampi, Karnataka. There will be a total of 15 destinations to be covered by an individual.
3) Away from your city
Likewise, One has to step out of their own city for this #dekhoapnadesh Paryatan Parv. It means places visited in your city will not be eligible for the contest. This is, in fact, the main catch when you have to go outside your state and should transfer the photographs from those places on the travel industry site.
4) Upload Pictures and Get paid
Subsequently , From 2020 to 2022 traveler need to upload the pictures to the Govt website and the government will pay for the travel expenses after shortlisting the best pictures.
5) Take care of Hashtags and Geotags
Moreover, One need to be careful while uploading the pictures on social media platforms before uploading it on the government website. It is recommended not to upload any older picture on the website as there will be monitoring of pictures through hashtags and geotags which will calculate the date of the picture.
In conclusion, It is not about the monetary gain but about the recognition from none other than the Government of India. Because, In the end, All that matters is good appreciation.