Companies from United States, Nepal and other neighbouring countries have been invitedto take up tourism projects ranging from Rs 20-200 crore.
Some of the projects include theme parks, resorts, go-karting tracks, five-star hotels and amusement parks
The city’s excellent air, rail and road connectivity is one of the main reasons behind the tourism firms’ interest in setting up shop in Vizag.
Tnhe AP tourism department in association with the sub-committee of AP Chambers of Commerce and Industry Federation (APCCIF) have received nearly 30 proposals out of which these 13 firms were selected.
Andhra Pradesh has also started a Heli-tourism project in Visakhapatnam.
The helicopter ride will cover not only the city but also the surrounding attractions like Kailasagiri, city’s famous beaches, Yerra Matti Dibbalu etc.