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Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
Eco tourism in kerala
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Eco tourism in kerala

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  • 1. ECOTOURISM IN KERALA BY HARA S
  • 2. ABOUT THE BOOK
    • Published by the department of public relations,government of kerala.
    • Published in the year november 1999
    • Chief editor: P.K.MOHANTY
  • 3. CONTENTS
    • Devided into three parts:
    • Part 1: Introduction about ecotourism,ecotourism and sustainability and the types of ecotourist.
    • Part 2: present scenario of tourism industry and the need for ecotourism in Kerala.Also focuses on some of the important ecotourism destinations in kerala
    • Part3: policies and guidelines regarding ecotourism in India
  • 4. INTRODUCTION
    • Any tourism programme which is :
    • Nature based
    • Ecologically sustainable
    • Where education and interpretation are major component
    • Where local people are benefited
  • 5. ECOTOURISM AND SUSTAINABILITY
    • Ecotourism can be considered as a perfect economic activity which promotes both sustainability and development
    • “ The mass tourism which is economically viable,but
    • does not destroy the resources on which the future of
    • tourism will depend, notably the physical
    • environment and the social fabric of the host
    • community”
  • 6. TYPES OF ECOTOURIST
    • Dedicated ecotourists
    • General ecotourists
    • Casual ecotourists
    • Recreation ecotourists
  • 7. PRESENT SCENARIO OF TOURISM INDUSTRY
    • The total tourism inflow to kerala was about 50 lakhs during 1999
    • The foreign tourist arrival was 1.82 lakhs
    • The earnings from tourism industry was around 250 crores.
  • 8. NEED FOR ECOTOURISM
    • The western ghats regions of kerala can be projected as an ecotourism zone
    • Facilitate the growth of tourism sector in kerala
    • Help to infuse the sustainability concept to other tourism ventures outside the realm of ecotourism
  • 9. ECOTOURISM DESTINATIONS
    • Neyyar wildlife sanctuary
    • Peppara wildlife sanctuary
    • Shenduruny wildlife sanctuary
    • Periyar tiger reserve
    • Idukki wildlife sanctuary
    • Eravikulam national park
    • Chinnar wildlife sanctuary
    • Thattekad bird sanctuary
    • Chimmini wildlife sanctuary
    • Peechi-vazhani wildlife sanctuary
    • Silent valley national park
    • Parambikulam wildlife sanctuary
    • Wayanad wildlife sanctuary
    • Aralam wildlife sanctuary
  • 10. POLICIES AND GUIDELINES
    • Should help to preserve,retain and enrich our cultural expressions and heritage in all its manifestations
    • Should involve the local community and lead to the overall development of the area
    • The type of tourism development should be compatible with the environment and socio-cultural characteristics of the local community
    • The key players in the ecotourism buisness should take necessary steps for the successful development of tourism..
  • 11. THANK YOU!!!!

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