Ecotourism Literature Review

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1.0. Introduction In order to provide a good knowledge of the concept in this study, the review of the literature in a several part related to the topical are included. From this section illustrate how the framework is too applied in this part of the research. The main section of this review are organized into: 1) ecotourism, 2) visitor perception, 3) visitor satisfaction, 2.0. Ecotourism Ecotourism is one of the traveling to other site to visiting the culture and nature that have ecological environment. According to Patterson (2002), the image of an ecotourism business are that it have a decrease impact upon a protected area’s natural resources and recreation techniques. A different from before, the definition to adding more is According…show more content…
This is to be more explore the nature too aware it and protect eco system to save for our generation and also relation with other foreign or tourist that came. The most to be highlighted are too produced and brought into light by the re-searchers who found that the travelers in various common ranges were making the in-appropriate utilization of normal assets. According to Nelson (1994), the concept of ecotourism is an old one and originated itself in late 1960s and early 1970s. By Nelson (1994), improvement source that the term eco-development was brought into reality, which was then utilized as a part too low and inappropriate utilization of regular resource for natural advancement improvement. However, as a result of the various definitions and concepts of ecotourism as discussed above, in this study, the definition of ecotourism will adopt the definition suggested by IUCN and accepted by MOCAT. This definition is “environmentally responsible travel and visitation to relatively undisturbed natural areas, in order to enjoy and appreciate nature, that promotes conservation, has low visitor impact and provides the beneficially active socio-economic involvement of local populations”. Another definition from the IUCN stated that ecotourism is a form of tourism that is focused on the discovery of cultural and natural heritage and committed to…show more content…
Ecotourism is primarily nature-based product or setting. 3. Ecotourism is education and learning outcomes are fostered through environmental education and interpretation. 4. Ecotourism should include sustainable management. 5. Ecotourism must beneficial to the local community. In this study, Pahang National Park is a large National Park which is Pahang National Park is the oldest national park, comprises the three states, Pahang, Terengganu and Kelantan that are popular destination in Peninsular Malaysia. The popularity of this park is the accessibility to the park and range of the facilities that provided and also accommodation that provided. There have popular of the activities for tourist or visitor came to Pahang National Park such as canopy walk and jungle trekking. National Park is regularly alluded to as the untouched wilderness and the most seasoned rainforest (130 million years old) on the planet. The gems in this virgin woodland are the thick wilderness and the profound waterway spilling out of the tributaries of ‘Banjaran Titiwangsa’ (the Titiwangsa Main range) over the three conditions of West Malaysia that is the province of Pahang, Kelantan and Terengganu. Tahan Mountain is the most astounding top in Malaysia offers ecotourism encounters and difficulties particularly to mountain climber's undertakings. Stream Tahan and Waterway Tembeling focalize at Kuala Tahan and later meet River Jelai, which streams to River Pahang (the
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