Types of Tourism | Classification by Categories

Types of  Tourism | Classification by Categories

TYPES OF TOURISM. 

Introduction

Tourism is a particular way of using free time, and a special form of recreation. It Is an activity related to education, pleasure, rest and recreation, although it may also be related to some other kind of activity.

It Can be classified in different ways, each one oriented to a specific need and can even be identified according to more than one of its characteristics.

Development

TYPES OF TOURISM ACCORDING TO ACTIVITIES DEVELOPED

Conventional

TOURISM OF REST, OR SIMPLENETE OF SUN AND BEACH

Conventional tourism, also known as the “sun and beach” model, is a product of the urban and industrial society whose main characteristics are, among others, large-scale tourism, concentrated from the point of view of supply and massed From the point of view of demand.

SUN AND BEACH. TYPES OF TOURISM

Sexual

Sports

Traditional.TYPES OF TOURISM

Alternative Liabilities
Of Adventure
Thermal

SUN AND SNOW.TYPES OF TOURISM

BY AFFINITY

Scientific

Business

Of Incentive
Company (Business)
Of Familiarization
Of Congresses and conventions
Management (Political)
Specialized

Sports

Active

OTHER TOURISM RATINGS. TYPES OF TOURISM

Social

Elderly
Youth
Family
Alternative

Cultural

Historical
Artistic Monumental
Popular Architecture
OF Exhibitions
Ethnic
the Ethnic Folklore
Customs and Traditions
Religious
OF Training
singular events
Recreational-Festive
Literary
Gastronomic
Industrial
Shopping or Shopiing
Adventure

Ecological

Mountain (sports/rural)
Green (with greater scientific Interest)
River
Rural

Agroturismo
Residential

Some Definitions of Tourism Classification

TOURISM OF REST, OR SIMPLENETE OF SUN AND BEACH

Conventional tourism, also known as the “sun and beach” model, is a product of the urban and industrial society whose main characteristics are, among others, large-scale tourism, concentrated from the point of view of supply and massed From the point of view of demand.

SCIENTIFIC TOURISM/Classification of Tourism.

The main objective of the traveler who chooses this type of tourism is to open up their frontiers for research in this area;
Broaden and complement their knowledge.

Ecotourism. Classification of Tourism.

Ecotourism is a new conservative movement based on the tourist industry that Jones, 1992;
It defines as responsible trips that conserve the environment and sustain the well-being of the local community.
It Is accompanied by ethical codes and a huge group of international travellers, students, thinkers and the support of the governments of some industrialized countries.

ADVENTURE TOURISM/Tourism Classes.TYPES OF TOURISM

Adventure Tourism is another modality of alternative tourism;
Without a doubt one of the forms that higher expectations generates around them;
Perhaps by the very term it evokes, or by a certain mysticism and taboos that have been generated in their environment.

The problem begins with its own name;
Some people call it sports tourism.
Other more adventure tourism.
Other so many adrenaline tourism or dare tourism;
And while its denomination is the least, the concepts if they become determinants.
These denominations generate confusion and worries among the tourist;
Including among the providers and marketers of these services.

AGRICULTURAL TOURISM OR AGRITOURISM.TYPES OF TOURISM

Rural tourism contributes to diversifying the supply of products and sustaining the economy of rural communities.

It Aims to show and explain a series of experiences related to rural life.
Agrotourism has resulted in the ranch-hotels in the United States, with an upward success;
Offer to tourists, complete weeks of stay with all the services included;

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In addition to teaching them to cultivate, harvest, operate irrigation systems and combat pests, among other activities.
One of the advantages of Agrotourism is that the purchases of foodstuffs are made in the same farm;
In other neighbors, so economic demand directly favors the community.
For The tourist, this means an opportunity to come into contact with nature;
Even in the case of spaces subject to intense productive processes, to know the traits of an activity dependent on it:
Cycling or horseback riding, eating fresh and healthy products.

CULTURAL TOURISM.TYPES OF TOURISM

It Corresponds to the trips that are made with the desire to contact other cultures and learn more about their identity.

HISTORICAL TOURISM

It Is The one that takes place in those areas whose main attraction is its historical value.

RELIGIOUS TOURISM. TYPES OF TOURISM

In Colombia, one of the aspects that are part of the rooting is its religious tradition.
Therefore, there are several places that are used to visit tourists motivated by this engine.

GASTRONOMIC TOURISM.  TYPES OF TOURISM

Gastronomic Tourism: Another of the motivations at the moment of travelling can be to delight the palate and to know the typical dishes of the regions.

Examples of  Tipes of Tourism

LEISURE TOURISM

Anyone could travel to rest from work, to release stress, or simply to enjoy their vacations or free time.

We Can say that this type of tourism is the most used by people, because in itself it gives them comfort and in turn allows them to relax and enjoy the environment in which they are.

SUN AND BEACH

It could Be said that the best place to exemplify this type of tourism is Mar del Plata, where the tourist enjoys the sea in its fullness, besides carrying out other complementary activities.

SEX TOURISM

According To the Newspaper Clarín of September 12, 2005

“For Many foreigners our country is cheap. Anyone Can come to do anything. Argentina is attractive to the pedophile community today. It is Becoming increasingly common to comment that in the provinces of Mesopotamia (where many poor boys are blond and light-eyed) sex tourism advances ”

SPORTS TOURISM

In Rio Negro One of the most well-known ski resorts congregates every winter to tourists from the country and the world. It Is Cerro Catedral, a site full of entertainment, services and amenities that ensures tranquility and well-being for every visitor.

THERMAL TOURISM

Federation attracts many tourists by its renowned Thermal Center.

SCIENTIFIC TOURISM

The Saws of the Jaws, in the province of San Luis; Declared National Park in 1991, they hoard representative samples of vegetation, archaeological remains of the Huarpe culture and valuable paleontological deposits.

BUSINESS TOURISM

When It is going to Algua place with the intention of doing a market study for the installation of a company.

ACTIVE SPORTS TOURISM

Tourists who come to the city of Federation in order to participate in the Triathlon that takes place annually.

CULTURAL ALTERNATIVE TOURISM

In the city of Victoria, Entre Rios, the visit to the Abbey of the Child God.

ADVENTURE TOURISM

An expedition through the Missionary Jungle

ECOLOGICAL TOURISM

Zoological Farm The Siriri: It is a minizoo that is located about 3 km. From the center of the city of Gualeguaychu, where indigenous animals are protected which are in semi-freedom for the knowledge of the visitors.

RURAL TOURISM

In the city of Chajari, on the shores of the lake, you will find the Estancia Las Lomitas, a place to rest and also to know a little of the work and the life in the countryside.

Gastronomic Tourism: Another of the motivations at the moment of travelling can be to delight the palate and to know the typical dishes of the regions.

 

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