The idea of travel since ages was to get refreshed, rejuvenated along with knowledge. Today’s tourism industry focusing on eco tour or eco travel. The idea behind it is that when we travel we should contribute something positive to the nature and surroundings. Eco travel or eco tour aims at exploring places which are rich in culture, nature and historical significance. The main aim of such travel is to witnessing and appreciating the beauty and importance of nature and culture along with spending some time in peaceful nature.
Eco tour is nature based tour aims to conserve environment, heritage and improve the well being of local people. Eco travel provides the opportunity to surrender yourself to nature in accordance with physical and mental calmness. The interesting thing is that eco tourism not only indulge you to beholding nature alone, but also provides opportunity to involve in various nature based activities like – animal spotting, bird watching, trekking, rock-climbing, mountain biking, river rafting, paragliding, boating, nature walk, fishing or angling etc. Experiencing such adventurous activities are the real treat of eco tourism. It is one of the best travel type originated by modern tourism industry.
Benefits of Ecotourism
Eco tourism is good for tourist as well as for local people. The benefits of it not only to tourists taking the tour but also the local people and the whole ecosystem are taken care. This type of tour intend to involve local business in itself which provides employment to the local people. Increase of eco travelers in the place where visiting brings funds which with out any doubt make the condition of resources like forest, wildlife, lake, beaches and other eco places better. More over during the tour there is plenty opportunity to learn from the local culture and history of the place that we are visiting. Last but not least, it is the eco tourism which motivates the conservation policy of government among the local people. The tourists try to make the local people understand the value of cultural as well as natural resources. In short we should go for eco tourism to make the world a better place.