Tourism is becoming one of the major sources of income for the government. Every year, millions of people visit India and local industries benefit immensely from it. One of the local industries which are becoming the center of attention, and becoming the local favorite, is the kite making industry.
The kite making industry has seen a rapid growth in recent times. The number of kite festivals and exhibitions all around the world has lead to the rise in popularity towards designer kites. This also means the industry is gaining the love of the people from around the world. All this will have intangible benefits to the tourism industry.
Considering the various kinds of kite festivals in India, there is a lot of tourist interest that is associated with kites. Local manufacturing of the different types of kites makes sure that the industry continues to flourish.. The International Kite Festival that is celebrated in Gujarat, for example, brings in hundreds of thousands of tourists to the state of Gujarat.
Kite tourism has increased recently, with more people experiencing in the fun and enthusiasm each year and wanting to join in. During these festivals, you will see more tourists than locals. Many other states like Goa and West Bengal celebrate some of the festivals by flying kites as well. The state of Punjab celebrates their local festival Vaisakhi by flying beautiful kites in the sky. In New Delhi, kites are flown on August 15, while in Mysore, people enjoy flying kites on Dussehra. There are a lot of benefits that are associated with kite tourism.