APTDC is planning to upgrade their hotels, resorts and restaurants to meet the present day expectations of the tourists. The up gradation is to focus on, both, improvement in services and facilities. The aim is that all the major properties should reach good budget hotel standards and in some cases 3 Star standards.
The Department of Tourism, Government of Andhra Pradesh presents State Annual Tourism Excellence Awards for various segments of Travel and Tourism Industry. The State Tourism Awards are presented to classified hotels, approved travel agents, tour operators, writers, educations institutions etc.
Andhra Pradesh Tourism Department is organizing a Photo Contest open for all natives of Andhra Pradesh and Tourists to the State, for participation.The Contest is open from 19th June, 2015 till 18th September, 2015. Any Resident of Andhra Pradesh or Tourist to the State (except AP Tourism employees and their immediate family members) may participate