Incentives These make attractive buys & souvenirs, Since the craftsmanship is associated with the state.
Voluntary Contributions Accepted As per the provision of section 14 of rajasthan monuments, Archaeological Sites and Antiquities Act,1961,the director may receive voluntary contribution towards the cost of maintaining a protected monument and maygive orders as to the management and application of any funds so received by him.
Provides that no contribution received under this section shall be applied to any purpose other than the purpose of which it was contributed.
Abundant opportunity exists for development of this industry as replicas of tourist monuments such as Hawa Mahal, Victory Tower etc .
All Tourist Centres.
Background Rajasthan is known for its rich handicrafts industry and the bazzaars are full of the most colourful and exquisitely finished products. However, these are often traditional crafts and there is no contemporary souvenir industry.
Location All tourist and handicraft centres have their own areas of specialty and expertise.
Incentives Instant opportunity in the tourist markets, especially for replicas of well known monuments such as the Hawa Mahal and abstract or artistic renditions of popular handicrafts in any of variety of textures and mediums.
Traditional Means of Transport
Investment can be made in this segment to develop it as a tourist product.
All tourist centres.
Background Before mechanization, people in the state traveled by horse carriages and chariots. In some pockets, horse-drawn tongas are still popular.
Location All tourist centres, but more particularly the popular centres such as Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur and Bikaner.
Incentives A fillip can be provided to local forms of transportation, as a means of both entertainment and transportation. In addition, vintage cars can also be used for special occasions.