This paper is published in Volume-5, Issue-2, 2019
Area
Tourism
Author
Jayasooriya S. S. W.
Org/Univ
University of Kelaniya, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
Pub. Date
22 March, 2019
Paper ID
V5I2-1391
Publisher
Keywords
Sri Lankan tourism industry, Tea tourism, Community based tourism, Sustainable tourism

Citationsacebook

IEEE
Jayasooriya S. S. W.. Exploring the potentials, issues, and challenges for community-based tea tourism development (with reference to Hanthana mountains), International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, www.IJARIIT.com.

APA
Jayasooriya S. S. W. (2019). Exploring the potentials, issues, and challenges for community-based tea tourism development (with reference to Hanthana mountains). International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, 5(2) www.IJARIIT.com.

MLA
Jayasooriya S. S. W.. "Exploring the potentials, issues, and challenges for community-based tea tourism development (with reference to Hanthana mountains)." International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology 5.2 (2019). www.IJARIIT.com.

Abstract

The community-based tourism could be one way of creating a more sustainable tourism industry. Community based tourism brings numerous benefits to the wider community by increasing the standard of living in rural areas, which helps in reducing migration to urban areas. The study begins with an assessment of potential tea tourism products that could be developed in the community of Hanthana and the neighboring communities. The research based on qualitative approach in-depth interview and potential identification tool to identifying the tea tourism potentials within the Hanthana area. According to the findings, Hanthana can remark as the most suitable place to promote the tea tourism in Sri Lanka. Paper accomplishes research propositions in line with the empirical and theoretical justifications encouraging future research priorities
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