Baltic Coastal Zone

Journal of Ecology and Management of the Coastline

Vol. 17 pp. 101 - 113 2013

ISBN 1643-0115

©Copyright by Institute of Biology and Environmental Protection of the Pomeranian University in Słupsk

Original research paper

Received:

Accepted:

16 December 2013

17 April 2014

 

DETERMINANTS OF DEVELOPMENT OF FARM TOURISM IN COMMUNES OF THE WIEPRZA RIVER BASIN

Krzysztof Parzych

Department of Socio-Economic Geography and Touristics, Institute of Geography and Regional Studies, Pomeranian University in Słupsk, ul. Partyzantów 27, 76-200 Słupsk, Poland, e-mail: krzysztof-parzych@wp.pl

Abstract

The subject of this study was the analysis of determinants and functioning of farm tourism in the communes of the Wieprza River basin. There was performed the analysis of determinants of farm tourism development in the area of communes located in the Wieprza River basin and characteristics of functioning of farm tourism in agritourism farms in the studied area along with the analysis of selected features of tourist traffic on the basis of field research that had been carried out.

Key words: Wieprza, agritourism, communes, farm tourism