Ecotourism is one of the economic development tools. When it comes to ecotourism, Madhya Pradesh is the place. Madhya Pradesh is one of the active states to promote tourism in India.
There are plenty of properties at prime locations within the forest department. However, the forest department could not able to manage the properties professionally.
The principle secretary, tourism and culture, Sheo Shekhar Shukla urged to integrate the environment in to tourism on the occasion of world environment day, 2021. The world has faced may deadly infections lat ten years. It is sign that we should protect the environment, he noted.
The Forest department planned to outsource the ecotourism spots. Pench Eco Jungle Camp, located in Seoni has been outsourced.
The Forest Service intends to contract out ecotourism camps to private companies. Tenders will be issued to bidders interested in adventure activities for other eco-destinations.