|29th IBIMA Conference
3 - 4 May 2017
Rural Tourism - Alternative for Development Rural Areas
Maria Cristina Paiu and Adrian Turek Rahoveanu,
tourism is a concept that includes tourist activity organized and led
by the local population, which is based on a close connection with the
environment, nature and people. Rural tourism is an alternative to
traditional tourism, classic, held in resorts and tourist centers as
well as the "standard" tourist offer.
In Romania, rural tourism is a form of tourism that takes place in rural areas, and use local tourism resources (natural, cultural and human), endowments and equipment’s existing: tourist boarding houses and agritourism farms.