During 2002-07, Sikkim tourism achieved a milestone. The tourism sector became eligible for funds, incentives, and different types of supports available for other industries.
This short article highlights reasons for poor growth of Sikkim adventure tourism segment. For example, one of the reasons is that the trekkers mainly converge on just one trekking route during the season.
3 principal products of the adventure tourism business in Sikkim are: 1. Trekking, the main source of revenue 2. Mountaineering 3. White water rafting However, these products registered slow growth despite huge potential. The government is trying to develop new venues and promote two more…
Sikkim Government created an ambitious plan to expand paragliding adventure tourism by 2020. The government would develop safe paragliding sites of international standards in all the districts to host 5,000 paragliders every year.