Puducherry, one of the most popular tourist destinations in India, offers a slew of incentives for investors in tourism infrastructure. Investment opportunities exist to develop star & heritage hotels, amusement parks, multiplexes, food courts, beach resorts, eco-tourism, health spas, art & craft village and other tourism relates products.
Incentive include investment subsidies and exemption from luxury tax. Special incentives are also offered for heritage hotels.
All investments will enjoy unstinting support from the Government.
Recognisation of Tourism as Industry in the UT of Puducherry - G.O
Financial Incentives for Tourism Investment in the Union Territory of Puducherry
(i) Guidelines and Application for Incentive to Hotels and Resorts
(ii) Guidelines and Application for Incentive to Service Apartments
Puducherry is multidimensional to say the least. A Place of history and preserved colonial charm. Sandy beaches, clean promenades, temples, monuments, heritage villas, quaint old-world town planning, spiritual mystique and a lingering French ambience define its unique character. It is definitely a place to unwind or just be - a great weekend getaway from Chennai or Bangalore. Further, it is in close proximity to historically renowned south Indian towns and cities known variously for their art, religious and cultural heritage as well as great natural beauty.
But it is beginning to make news as an investment destination holding forth much promise now and in the years to come in many key sectors. We now invite you to prosper in Puducherry as well !
A Strong case for investment
Puducherry is well established on the tourist circuit. It has many things going for it:-