Tourism is the movement of the tourists from one place to another place. It is the temporary short-term movement of people to destinations outside the place where they normally live &work includes the activities they indulge in at the destination as well as all facilities and services specially created to meet their needs.
Tourism does not only mean traveling to a particular destination but also includes all activities undertaken during the stay. It includes day visits & excursions.
The movement can be in your country or the tourists can also travel to the foreign destinations for the tourism purpose.
On this basis tourism can be divided into
- Domestic Tourism
- International Tourism
After going through this lesson, you will be able to :
- explain the types of tourism
- distinguish between domestic and international tourism
- explain the types of international tourism