DBPapers
DOI: 10.5593/SGEM2014/B52/S20.067

POSSIBILITIES OF GEOTOURISM IN PRESOV REGION IN SLOVAKIA

E. Sira
Wednesday 1 October 2014 by Libadmin2014

References: 14th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference SGEM 2014, www.sgem.org, SGEM2014 Conference Proceedings, ISBN 978-619-7105-18-6 / ISSN 1314-2704, June 19-25, 2014, Book 5, Vol. 2, 507-514 pp

ABSTRACT
The article deals with analysing of various possibilities of geotourism in Presov region in Slovakia. We analyse the number and type of various geotourist attractions in this
region. Firstly, we characterise the possibilies of geotourism. We try to show the
environment, heritage and characteristics of the geotourist attractions. Next we analyse the number of visitors both domestic and foreign. Last, we show the possibilities for better presentation of selected geotourist attractions. We think that very important is to describe geotourist attractions in Presov region because this region contains many types of sightseeing and also, they are very attractive for visitors.

Keywords: geotourism, geotourist attractions, Presov region, Slovakia