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Tourist Places

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Monument Mitras

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Tourist Places Adopted

WELCOME TO ADOPT A HERITAGE

The project plans to entrust heritage sites/monuments and other tourist sites to private sector companies, public sector companies and individuals for the development of tourist amenities. They would become 'Monument Mitras' and adopt the sites. The basic and advanced amenities of the tourist destinations would be provided by them. They would also look after the operations and the maintenance of the amenities.
The project would begin with 93 ASI ticketed monuments and would be expanded to other natural and cultural sites across India. The heritage sites are classified into various categories. The 'Monument Mitras' would take up the sites of varied visibility and footfall as a package.
The 'Monument Mitras' would associate pride with their CSR activities. They would also get visibility in the monument premises and in the Incredible India website.The project aims to develop synergy among all partners.

HOW TO BE A MONUMENT MITRA

Last date for submission of EOI document is 20/10/2017

FEATURED MONUMENTS

IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS

Project guidelines
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Expression of interest
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Indicative design guidelines
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Indicative list of tourist places
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is ‘Adopt a Heritage’ project?

This project is a key initiative of Ministry of Tourism in close collaboration with Ministry of Culture and Archeological Survey of India (ASI), to develop the heritage sites / monuments and making them tourist-friendly to enhance the tourism potential and their cultural importance in a planned and phased manner.

Who is Monument Mitra?

Successful bidders selected for adopting heritage sites / monuments by the Oversight and Vision Committee shall be called as Monument Mitras. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will be signed between Monument Mitra, Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Culture, Archaeological Survey of India and the concerned stakeholder from state.

How many monuments have been identified under the project?

Initially, 93 ASI monuments will be placed on offer to be selected as a package to the Private and Public Sector Companies and Individuals to develop Tourism friendly amenities in the Heritage Sites. Going forward to further phases of the project the list of heritage sites may get amended.

What is Vision Bidding?

Vision Bidding is the detailed proposal required to be submitted by the bidders post shortlisting carried out at EoI stage. The proposal preparation would require detailed situational analysis of the identified site, preparation of development plan, operations and maintenance framework, visibility and promotion plan as per detail process outlined in the scheme guidelines.

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