Cultural tourism brings great benefits to the economy, as it
attracts travellers in all seasons and promotes the development of the local
identity of the destination. Visiting museums, attending festivals, or tasting
local cuisine, but also including more intimate local celebrations or learning
It focuses on the cultural heritage and cultural landscape of selected
tourist destinations with the aim of getting to know them and having an
New technologies for displaying virtual
reality enable all people to learn about and experience natural and cultural
GASTRONOMIC AND CULINARY TOURISM
Culinary tourism includes three essential components: educating, exploring,
Educating includes getting to know local culinary delights, culture,
and customs, sometimes also stories and history.
Exploring broadens our horizons and enables a new, different view of
the tastes, dishes and heritage of a place or a country.
Adventures are all authentic experiences with food and drink that
are tasted for the first time and may also include special exotic dishes or
Today, tourists spend a lot of time and
money on unique culinary experiences. There has been a drastic increase in the
number of tourism providers dealing with culinary events, courses etc.
DIGITALIZATION OF TOURISM
Virtual experiences and digitalization of tourism are one of the key
pillars (and challenges) with which we build the tourism of the future.
The benefits of digitization of tourism can be seen both from the
perspective of optimizing internal processes in tourism companies and from the
perspective of the user.
Virtual tourism brings a lot of positive
things, among other things it allows freedom and flexibility in travel, in
principle it costs less than real tourism, and at the same time it can
encourage the latter. It does not burden the environment and thus contributes
to a more sustainable development of destinations.
GREEN TRAVELLING AND SUSTAINABLE TOURISM
Sustainable tourism is responsible tourism, one that respects the
needs of the environment and the people who live there, as well as the local
economy and visitors. In the environmental field, it strives to reduce air, water,
and soil pollution, reduce the amount of waste, strengthen the quality and
characteristics of the landscape, and protect and preserve nature, plants, and
animals, while in the climate field, the goal is to reduce the impact of
tourism on the climate and increase the adaptation of tourism to climate
Slovenia has established itself as a green,
active, and healthy tourist destination that reflects the sustainable
orientation of Slovenian tourism.