A good example of women in travel and tourism would be Broken Compass - an experiential travel company. It was started by 2 women - Avani Patel and Manjari Verma.
Travel and tourism management can be said as one of the best course that girls can do. The sector has huge potential for both boys and girls. Being service sector employees can sit in office and in premises with very good facilities with high security. But before entering this Sector 18 to have professional education because there is no scope of mistakes in this sector as the sector is highly customer oriented.
There are college courses and Majors in Tourism and Hospitality Management. There are starting jobs without a degree in this field also. But to get ahead a degree is recommended.