Uttarakhand has won significant national awards in three categories in the area of tourism — Best Wildlife Destination, Best Adventure Destination, and Best Spiritual Destination. Uttarakhand Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj received the honors from Union Tourism Minister G Kishan Reddy.
The greatest tourist spots in India were recognized in nine categories during the tourism survey and awards ceremony. From these, Uttarakhand got three of these awards.
Speaking at the event, Union Tourism Minister G Kishan Reddy said, "Under the guidance of our Prime Minister Narendra Modi, major initiatives are being taken to promote domestic tourism and promote India at international level."