Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Tourist Source Area

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_2585

Tourist source areas are regions from which tourists travel to destinations. The level of economic development is usually related to the importance of tourist source areas. With the development of the economy, China has become a significant source of tourists. Economically developed areas, such as the Yangtze River Delta, Pearl River Delta region and Bohai rim region, have become important tourist source areas in China.

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