Uttar Pradesh, A State With Most Villages, To Boost Agro-Rural Tourism In 18 Districts

by Sanjana Shenoy
Uttar Pradesh, A State With Most Villages, To Boost Agro-Rural Tourism In 18 Districts

Uttar Pradesh is on a mission, to put the spotlight on agro-rural tourism. Housing the most number of villages in India, the UP administration is working towards boosting rural tourism in the state. To put their plan into action, the state tourism department launched a campaign and identified 18 districts.

Uttar Pradesh To Focus On Agro-Rural Tourism

According to a report by The Pioneer, Principal Secretary (Tourism) Mukesh Meshram revealed that Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of villages in India. So, this gives the state a massive opportunity to tap into the agricultural tourism sector. He further added that the government shall pick two villages from 18 districts to boost agro-rural tourism. Moreover, many of these villages also have historical backgrounds. This will enrich the tourism experience for visitors.

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Why Should You Opt For Agro-Rural Tourism?

Well, with Uttar Pradesh focusing on agro-rural tourism, you may ask, what’s in it for you? As tourists, village tourism gives you the chance to get a taste of rustic rural life. Gorge local farm-to-table meals and dabble in various farming activities. And that’s not all. The chance to immerse yourself in the rich culture and tranquillity of rural life is priceless. When it comes to UP, you can expect to visit 26 new and improved villages that will offer a wholesome rural tourism experience.

Well, folks! Agro-rural tourism is your chance to have a wholesome holiday and also empower the agricultural community. Uttar Pradesh will give you the chance to do so.

News Source: The Pioneer 

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