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Nature-Based Tourism

Nature-based tourism is any type of tourism that relies on experiences directly related to natural attractions and includes ecotourism, adventure tourism, extractive tourism, wildlife tourism and nature retreats. Of Australia’s tourism segments nature-based tourism is the most significant accounting for 62% of international and 16% of domestic overnight tourism in 2004. Read more
Nature-based tourism is any type of tourism that relies on experiences directly related to natural attractions and includes ecotourism, adventure tourism, extractive tourism, wildlife tourism and nature retreats (see Tourism Victoria's Nature-Based Tourism Strategy). Of Australia’s tourism segments nature-based tourism is the most significant accounting for 62% of international and 16% of domestic overnight tourism in 2004. Nature-based tourism is the fastest growing tourism sector not only nationally, but globally.

Eco and nature-based tourists seek and expect a high level of service and product directly related to natural attractions, and they are willing to pay for it. They deliver more economic benefits than other tourists because they spend more and stay longer. For example, an international nature-based tourist spent $6,009 per trip in 2008 compared to the average international tourist spend of $3,747 per trip (see TRA's Nature-Based Snapshots). Reduce

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