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The attraction

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The attraction

  1. 1. THE ATTRACTION SECTOR IN TOURISM 1
  2. 2. WHAT ARE ATTRACTIONS •A PLACE OF INTEREST •THE MAIN REASON FOR TOURISM •NATURAL OR CONSTRUCTED BEUTY •CULTURAL OR SIGNIFICANT BEAUTY 2
  3. 3. ATTRACTION SUB-SECTORS 1. GAMING AND LOTTERIES 2. LEISURE 3. CONSERVATION 4. SPORTS AND RECREATION 5. EVENTS AND CONFERENCES 3
  4. 4. TYPES OF TOURIST ATTRACTIONS THE NATURAL ATTRACTIONS • GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES ( MOUNTAINS) • ANIMALS AND PLANTS • SCENIC AND BEAUTY SITE • CLIMATE CONDITIONS 4
  5. 5. Tourist Attraction near North West Province Maropeng 5
  6. 6. Durban Beachfront – The Golden Mile 6
  7. 7. uShaka Marine World 7
  8. 8. Table Mountain- Cape town 8
  9. 9. Addo Elephant National Park- Port Elizabeth 9
  10. 10. CUNSTRUCTED ATTRACTIONS • CONSTRUCTED OR CREATED ATTRACTIONS • ANCTIENT OR MORDERN 10
  11. 11. The Apartheid Museum 11
  12. 12. Newtown Cultural Precinct 12
  13. 13. Satyagraha House 13
  14. 14. PRIMARY AND SECONDARY ATTRACTIONS PRIMARY ATTRACTIONS • THE MAIN REASON FOR VISITING THE DESTINATION • IT GIVES CHARACTER AND DEVELOP THE IMAGE OF TH DESTINATION 14
  15. 15. SECONDARY ATTRACTIONS •ATTRACTIONS THAT TOURISTS VISIT ON THEIR WAY OR FROM PRIMARY ATTRACTION •SECONDARY ATTRACTIONS IMPROVE OVERALL ATTRACTIVENESS INCREASE AMOUNT OF MONEY SPENT AND THE LENGTH OF THE VISIT 15
  16. 16. Some Activities offered at tourist attractions Places of scenic beauty • hiking trails, camping, wildlife viewing, photography, rock climbing, abseiling, river rafting, bird watching. Beaches • Swimming, surfing, wind surfing, fishing, scuba diving, kite flying, shell collecting, whale watching Tourist routes • Shopping, sightseeing, photography, wine tasting on wine routes, historical tours on historical routes 16
  17. 17. 17 Cultural villages • Guided tours, viewing exhibitions, watching cultural activities like clay pot making or woodcarving, participating in music and dance Theme parks • Rollercoaster rides, games, outdoor picnics
  18. 18. HOMEWORK • LIST ATTRACTIONS THAT ARE IN SOUTH AFRICA AND SPECIFY IN PROVINCE DO WE FIND THAT ATTRACTION, THEN LIST AND EXPLAIN THE ACTIVITIES THAT TOURISTS CAN TAKE PART IN 18
  19. 19. THANK YOU 19

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