Ecotourism is a new branch in the field of tourism, which is gaining more and more popularity. To all of you that are not familiar with this type of tourism here is a quick introduction. We also have listed down the several types of ecotourism that you can encounter when you go to a travel agency.
Ecotourism is type of tourism which while introducing people from different countries to the diverse cultures of the world, teaches also the importance of the environment and the beauty of nature within the given touristic site or country. A very popular way to get involved in ecotourism is by volunteering to various non-profit organizations. This is an excellent way to travel around the world and help people in need while at the same time you are learning a bit more about the beauty of the nature we are surrounded by.
The main types of ecotourism are:
- Agritourism – this includes going to a rural area where you will be involved in the agricultural work. During your stay you may be involved in planting various sorts of fruits and vegetables, you could learn to nurture them and harvest them once they are mature.
- Community development - you will have the opportunity to stay at a local family in a foreign country. This will give you the opportunity to learn closely about the given everyday life, customs and culture of the particular country.
- Ecolodging - this type of ecotourism will make you feel as if you have gone back in time. When you go ecolodging you will have to harvest your own food, bring your water from the nearby river or well and so on.
- Eco Trekking - eco trekking is a way of living in the nature. While you go eco trekking you will learn how to find natural shelter, the difference between poisonous and eatable plants and other much important survival tips.
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