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Types of Tourism

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Hadley, Tony. Elephant Safari Thailand. Digital image. Mail Online. N.p., 21 Nov. 2010. Web. 5 Dec. 2015.

Studies show that younger tourists like places where they can hang out at the beach during the day and be social at night.

Older age groups are attracted to other types of tourism. A type of tourism that continues to grow in popularity among this age group, and links wealthier countries to poorer ones, involves experiencing the Earth's natural environments.

An example of this can be seen in the image above, as these tourists get ready for an elephant safari in Thailand. This type of tourism is called

A

ecotourism.

B

nautical tourism.

C

agritourism.

D

enotourism.

E

space tourism.