Geografie 2003, 108, 289-303

Tourism in the Jeseníky region and the Javorník promontory

Alena Drahošová

Katedra sociální geografie a regionálního rozvoje, Přírodovědecká fakulta UK, Albertov 6, 128 43 Praha 2, Czechia

The contribution evaluates the development of tourism in the Jeseníky region and the Javorník promontory. Attention is paid to the methodology, which is based on already existing procedures. Approaches to the evaluation of tourism and used data sources are discussed and compared with the real state. In addition to the analysis of particular types of tourism existing in the region, the article makes comparison and indicates influences and relations among these types.