Role of Complementary Distance in Tourism Development: A Case Study of Warangal District

Satyanarayana Kurma

Mother Merry College of Education, Narkatpalli, AP Email:

Abstract: Tourism is an activity that deals with body and soul. The roots of human community are in rural setting with agricultural locale. Hence the new trend observed in tourism in agro tourism which helps to research once roots of culture and community. The present study tried to establish a relationship between the intended destination of tourist spot and the additional distance a tourist would like to travel to visit a spot which is not in his visiting list, such additional distance a tourist would like to travel is termed as complementary distance. On the basis of this concept with six different agro based variables agro tourist potential areas identified with help of GIS.

Terms : Complementary distance , Agro Tourism, GIS and Tourism. Warangal. Cost of travel.




International eJournal of Mathematics and Engineering

Volume 2, Issue 2, Pages:  911 - 919