There Is A 950% Jump In Lakshadweep Searches & 200% Surge In Cruise Bookings Since December

As per data from Thomas Cook India & SOTC Travel, Lakshadweep has seen a massive increase in online searches and bookings since PM Modi’s travel posts.

by Tashika Tyagi
There Is A 950% Jump In Lakshadweep Searches & 200% Surge In Cruise Bookings Since December

‘Lakshadweep’ and ‘Chalo Lakshadweep’ have been the most trending and searched words on the Internet in the last two days – we all can attest to that. But did you know that this surge was about 950% more as compared to December? Now, that’s what we call the magic of social media! Scroll on for more details on the same.

Lakshadweep Searches & Cruise Bookings At An All-Time High

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As per data shared by Thomas Cook India and SOTC Travel, there has been a massive increase in Lakshadweep searches online. The surge was maximum in the last two days. People are searching more about domestic islands, beach destinations, and cruise sailings on the island. So much so that it has seen a surge of almost 200% on SOTC Travel’s platform.

There have also been many searches for beach destinations in India like Andamans, Goa, Kerala’s Kovalam, Daman and Diu. All this indicates the chances of massive domestic tourism in India.

PM’s Visit Puts The ‘Hidden Gem’ Back On Tourism Map

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We all know that PM Modi’s visit has been a catalyst that stirred the uproar for Lakshadweep on the Internet. While the pristine beaches, food, and overall vibe of this island have never been in question, it never really topped the charts as a vacation destination. That is until the PM posted about his visit and presented the beauty of Lakshadweep to the world.

People not just in India but abroad have since taken to the Internet to know more about this destination. This has led to many people already booking their vacation and many searching about it online. According to experts, this surge will help boost tourism in Lakshadweep and encourage authorities to develop infrastructure for direct connectivity to the island.

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