Published on : Thursday, June 22, 2017
In a unique endeavour to facilitate visits to India, the Union tourism ministry has launched a 24×7 toll free multi-lingual helpline. This relates to availability of tourist information and assistance to the visiting tourists while travelling within the country.
The helpline will also advise callers during the times of distress, if any, while travelling in India will alert the concerned authorities if required.
This service is available on the toll free number 1800111363 or on a short code 1363 and operational 24×7 (365 days in a year) offering a ‘Multi-lingual Helpdesk’.
The Ministry of Tourism has launched the 24×7 toll free multi-lingual tourist helpline in 12 international languages. The languages handled by the tourist helpline include 10 international languages namely Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish, including Hindi and English