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Adventure Tourism

by R. Buckley

  • 1 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by CABI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tourism industry,
  • Tourism,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Travel,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Industries - Hospitality, Travel & Tourism,
  • Business & Economics / Hospitality, Travel & Tourism,
  • Special Interest - Adventure,
  • Adventure travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8961432M
    ISBN 10184593122X
    ISBN 109781845931223

      Accessible tourism straddles the line between hard and soft adventure tourism,providing excursions for the moblity challenged that can take the form of cultural exploration and extreme activities such as bungee jumping or water ble tourism is a growing industry that seeks to provide individual with barrier to mobility a personally. The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) jointly released a UNWTO Affiliate Member Report on Global Adventure Tourism. This is the first report published by the UNWTO on the topic of adventure tourism. The ATTA worked with the UNWTO on this report to help educate the global leisure tourism industry on the core values of responsible tourism.

    tourism development and also in more mature destinations that have protected and/or developed appropriate product. Although adventure tourism is recognized as an important, growing tourism segment, primary research to quantify the size and scope of this market in the U.S. or internationally (Schneider ) has been lacking. For this reason, GeorgeFile Size: 1MB. Book Description. Looking at the past, present and future of adventure tourism, Adventure Tourism: The New Frontier examines the product, the adventure tourist profile, and issues such as supply, geography and sustainability. International case studies are used to illustrate these issues, including: gorilla watching holidays,trekking on Mount Everest, diving holidays, and Outward Bound packages.

    Adventure tourism is a type of niche tourism involving exploration or travel to remote areas, where the traveler should expect the unexpected. Adventure tourism is rapidly growing in popularity as tourists seek unusual holidays, different from the typical beach vacation. the Adventure Tourism Market Study in which the adventure tourism market from these regions was valued at $89 billion. From to , the adventure travel market had an estimated average yearly growth of 65 percent. The growth in the market was driven by an increase in international tourism departures, increase in the percent-File Size: 2MB.


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Adventure tourism 1. Ismoiljonov Shukhrat 2. Definitions Adventure travel is a type of tourism, involving exploration or travel to remote, exotic and possibly hostile areas. Adventure tourism is rapidly growing in popularity, as tourists seek different kinds of vacations.

Adventure tourism is an activity that attracts tourists to a certain destination due to the adventure activities presented at the destination (Sung, Morrison, & O'Leary, ). Adventure tourism can be both domestic or international and must include an overnight stay, but not last more than a year (UNWTO,p.

10).File Size: 2MB. The study estimated the total value of outbound adventure tourism worldwide. The resulting figure of $ billion is up significantly from the $89 million finding in a version of the ATMS.

That earlier baseline study utilized the same methodology as the ATMS, facilitating a cross-comparison. Furthermore, this Report takes a closer look at the links between the proper management of adventure travel and a sustainable, ethical tourism which contributes effectively to community development.

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