Amsterdam, 5th July 2014: “Netherlands is one of the first countries to start Parliament in the World. It is the 18th biggest economy. The Netherlands was visited by 11.3 million foreign tourists in 2012, the Dutch tourism industry contributed 5.4% in total to the country’s GDP and 9.6% in total to its employment” informed Sandeep Marwah managing director of National Federation of Tourism And Transport Cooperatives of India Limited.
Sandeep Marwah visited Amsterdam as a part of his study tour to find out what can raise the level of tourism in our own country. “Friendly environment is one of the main factors of successful tourism in the country” added Marwah while talking to the press at Hotel Park Plaza Victoria at Amsterdam.
Germans, Britons and Belgians made up the majority of foreign tourists; there are seven World Heritage sites in Netherlands. The country is well-known for its arts and rich historical heritage.