Swadesh Darshan Scheme | Features, State wise and Theme wise tourist circuits at Swadesh Darshan Portal


Swadesh Darshan Scheme | Features, State wise and Theme wise tourist circuits at Swadesh Darshan Portal

The government of India in collaboration with Ministry of Tourism launched a programme called “Swadesh Darshan” in the year 2015. Under this scheme, the government aims to develop tourist circuits on specific themes to attract the tourists visiting such places with special interest. The objective of developing these theme based circuits is to support the local communities, creates employment and to promote the social integration and providing a great experience to the tourists visiting these places

Besides developing the tourist circuits, the government aims to develop infrastructure at the theme based circuits

Swadesh Darshan Scheme | Features, Tourist Circuits of State wise and Theme wise @ Swadesh Darshan Portal

In this article we give you a detailed explanation about the Swadesh Darshan scheme, Features of the Scheme and List of Theme Based Circuits

Features of Swadesh Darshan Scheme

Let us look at the features of the Swadesh Darshan Scheme below

  • The Swadesh Darshan Scheme is 100% funded by the Central Government of India for the project components undertaken for public funding
  • Funding of individual projects is different from state to state. The funding is finalized on the basis of the DPR’s (Detailed Project Reports) prepared by the PMC (Programme Management Consultant). PMC is the national level body appointed by the Mission Directorate
  •  The Central Minister of the Tourism acts as the Chairman for to steer the mission objectives and vision of the scheme .The name of the committee is “National Steering Committee (NSC)”
  • National Steering Committee acts as a nodal officer that helps in identification of project in consultation with the State Governments / Union Territory Governments  and other related parties
  • To Leverage the voluntary funding available for CSR ( Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives) CSR of Central Public Sector Undertakings and Corporate Sectors

State Wise Circuits in India under Swadesh Darshan Scheme

  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Arunachal Pradesh
  • Assam Bihar
  • Chhattisgarh
  • Goa
  • Gujarat
  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Jammu and Kashmir

Theme Wise Circuits in India under Swadesh Darshan Scheme

  • Buddhist
  • Coastal
  • Desert
  • Eco
  • Heritage
  • Himalayan
  • Krishna
  • North East
  • Ramayana
  • Rural
  • Spiritual

Swadesh Darshan Scheme: State Wise and Theme wise Tourism Circuits @swadeshdarshan.gov.in

Let us have a look at the Swadesh Darshan Portal and procedure for viewing details about the State wise and Theme wise tourist destinations in detail

Swadesh Darshan Portal
  • You can find the Tourism Circuits on the Menu Bar
  • Click on the Tourism Circuits
  • It expands into State Wise Circuits and Thematic Circuits
  • Click on the State Wise Circuits that redirects you to the given below page
Swadesh Darshan Portal
  • It displays the State Wise Circuits as shown above
  • Now, you can select the State of Your Choice to see the tourism details on the portal
  • For example if you Click on Andhra Pradesh, it displays the following data
Swadesh Darshan Portal
  • In the above circuit, you can observe the details like Theme of the Circuit, Sanctioned Cost  in Lakhs, Date  of Sanction, Duration of Project in Months and Destination
  • In the same way you can view the rest of the states listed as tourism circuits on the portal and their details as shown above
  • Now ,go back to the home page and select the Theme wise Circuits on the Menu Bar
  • It displays the list of Theme wise Circuits as follows
Swadesh Darshan Portal
  • You can observe the Theme Based Circuits on the redirected page as shown above
  • For Example, Click on the  Buddhist Circuit as shown on the page
  • It then displays the details of the Buddhist Circuit as shown below
Swadesh Darshan Portal
  • In the above displayed page, you can observe the details of the Madhya Pradesh Buddhist Circuits like Theme of the circuit, Sanctioned Cost, Date of Sanction, Duration of the Project and Destinations
  • You can follow the same method to view the other circuits as shown above

Quick Links

Swadesh Darshan Scheme FAQ

What is the Tourist Circuit in relevance to Swadesh Darshan Scheme?

A tourist circuit is the route in which at least 3 major tourist destinations are located connecting a village, city or district

Who is the funding authority of Swadesh Darshan Scheme ?

The Central Government of India is responsible for funding Swadesh Darshan Scheme

Can I view the details of the State wise and Theme wise tourist circuits on Swadesh Darshan Portal ?

Yes, the online user can view the details pertaining to the State wise and Theme wise tourist circuits on the Swadesh Darshan Portal

Can we see the complete project details like duration,budget of the tourist circuits on the portal ?

Yes, we can see the individual project details of each project like budget allotted , project duration etc