Impact Of COVID-19 on Travel & Tourism in India
As a consequence of the COVID-19 epidemic, people all around the globe have faced and are still facing unparalleled global health, social, and economic crises. Travel and tourism are among the worst-affected industries, with nationwide demand plummeting as a result of worldwide travel restrictions, including the closure of several international borders to control the infection when COVID-19 was at its peak. One of the most impacted regions was Goa which is a coastal region located in the western part of India, famous for being one of the most popular tourist destinations. The purpose of this paper is to discuss the impact of nationwide lockdown on the tourism sector and income of Goa. It also explores its impact on international tourism and foreign exchange earnings.
Keywords: travel, tourism, COVID-19, epidemic, impact