Tourism: Characteristics & Types


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The concept of a tour being an experience is part of what characteristic of tourism?

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1. Which of the following places is well known for being a hotspot for ecotourism?

2. If you're into climbing mountains while on vacation, then you'll probably enjoy which general type of tourism?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and its attached worksheet allow you to be sure you understand the tourism industry. You will need to identify different types of tourist destinations based on their description.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz/worksheet combo you'll assess your knowledge of:

  • The characteristics of tourism
  • Examples of ecotourism hotspots
  • The type of vacation Bermuda would be a destination for
  • Types of tourism

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the material, such as the type of tourism you would enjoy if you want to go mountain climbing
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding an example of ecotourism
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the different characteristics of tourism

Additional Learning

If you are still curious about this pastime, review the lesson titled Tourism: Characteristics & Types. This lesson helps you understand:

  • Domestics vs international tourism
  • Examples of cultural and historical tourism
  • Key characteristics of tourism