Natural Basis for Mountain Tourism (NOT12O5) | Faculty of Geography

Natural Basis for Mountain Tourism (NOT12O5)

Getting to know the natural characteristics of the mountains (geological, geomorphological, kimat, hydrological and biogeographical). Summer and winter mountain tourism, alternative (adventurous) mountain tourism.Mountain tourism and preservation of the mountains.Mountain tourist manifestations - World Cups, championships, ZOI etc.

By analyzing the natural features, natural values are evaluated and tourism potentials and specificities of the mountains are determined, as well as possibilities for development of summer and winter mountain tourism. Based on the natural specificities of the mountains, the possibilities of developing alternative tourism are analyzed. An analysis of tourist mountain manifestations provides an insight into their numerous and diverse, as well as their significance for the development of mountain tourism.

Theoretical lectures:
Definition, goal, and basic tasks
The geographical position of the mountains in Serbia and the Balkans
Geographical position of the mountains in Europe and the World
Geological composition as a natural feature of the mountains in the function of tourism
Relief as a natural feature of the mountains in the function of tourism
Climate as a natural feature of the mountains in the function of tourism
Hydrological characteristics of mountains in the function of tourism
Biogeographical characteristics of mountains in the function of tourism
Winter mountain tourism
Summer mountain tourism
Mountain tourist manifestations
Excursion mountain tourism
Alternative mountain tourism (hiking, speleology, alpinism, rafting, canyoning, paragliding, etc.)

Practical lectures:
Geographical position of the mountain regions of the Balkan peninsula and connections with large urban centers
Geographical position of the mountain regions of Europe and connections with large urban centers
The geographical position of the mountain regions of the Council and the connection with large urban centers
Comparative analysis of the natural features of mountain tourist centers
Climatic and hydrological characteristics of individual mountain centers
Analysis of the number of visitors of important tourist mountain centers in Slovenia and abroad
Possibilities of developing alternative tourist offers

Станковић С. (2003): Туризам, заштита и валоризација, СГД, Београд

Ђуровић П. (2012): Планински туризам (скрипта)

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