Tourism Policy


A comprehensive Tourism Policy (2009-14) is in place to guide tourism development initiatives in the State. This Policy will expire in March 2014. Framing of a new Policy for 2014-19 is currently underway at the government level, after deliberations with many stakeholders. Following consultations with the tourism trade industry, the new Policy will be announced.

To know more about the current Policy initiatives, investment incentives, and the overall direction of the tourism story in Karnataka, please download a soft copy of the Karnataka Tourism Policy 2009-14 in English.


Proposed Karnataka Tourism Policy 2014-2019 (Draft Copy)


To know more about the new Karnataka Tourism Policy 2014-2019, please click here

Or call the Project Monitoring Unit on 91 80 22352 424 and speak to the Joint Commissioner-Tourism.