Kenya Revision

2,186 views

Published on

Published in: Travel
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
2,186
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
615
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
32
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Kenya Revision

  1. 1. Kenya is an LEDC in Africa Advantages of tourism Disadvantages of in Kenya tourism in Kenya Most people are • Provides jobs for local • Tourists can disturb involved in farming people animals and live in poor rural • New services built • Tourists can be communities which the local disrespectful of the population can use traditional culture • Encourages new roads • Most of the profits go Tourism is a major growth industry in and better back to large holiday Kenya communications companies and not to • National Parks have local businesses • Increase in been created which Most tourists either encourages the environmental problems go on safari or to the protection of the including soil erosion coast environment
  2. 2. Eco Tourism is a type of tourism which is sustainable because it takes care of the country and the people. Into Africa is a travel company which runs safaris and treks in Kenya PEOPLE: ENVIRONMENT: • Most employees are local • Strict code of conduct is • They are paid fair wages promoted by the company so • The local community benefits the wildlife is not disturbed • Small vans are taken on safari from school projects run by the company rather than use large buses • All traditional cultures are • Vehicles stay on designated carefully protected paths/ tracks • Hotels and camp sites are • The buildings are low level and owned by local Kenyans built to blend into the surroundings

×