Tourism in Norway Katie Kelsey. Outline  History of Norway  Tourism in Norway  Cultural/Heritage Tourism  Adventure Tourism  Nature Tourism  Strengths

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  • Slide 1
  • Tourism in Norway Katie Kelsey
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  • Outline History of Norway Tourism in Norway Cultural/Heritage Tourism Adventure Tourism Nature Tourism Strengths of Tourism in Norway Issues of Tourism in Norway
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  • History of Norway 7,000 B.C.-first inhabitants 1,500 B.C-Bronze Age 9 th Century-Viking Age Middle Ages-Black Death 16 th /17 th /18 th Century-Trade 19 th Century-Sweden 20 th Century-Independence 21 st Century-Thriving
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  • Tourism in Norway 19 million guest rooms 2013 74%-Norwegians 6%-USA Most loyal travelers are German Tourist Profile Summer Season-NOK 25 billion Cruise Increase 5% Cultural, Adventure, Nature
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  • Cultural/Heritage Tourism Cuisine Architecture Traditional Dress Art/Rosemaling Folk Tales Lifestyle
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  • Adventure Tourism Skiing Dog Sledding Diving Climbing Rafting Glacier Walking
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  • Nature Tourism Fjords Glaciers Waterfalls Birdwatching National Parks Northern Lights Midnight Sun
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  • Strengths of Tourism in Norway 1.Culture Initiative 2.Green Travel Initiative 3.Continues to be a Non-Member of EU
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  • Issues of Tourism in Norway 1.Exchange Rate/Expensive Travel 2.Increase of Cruise Ships in Fjords 3.Whaling in Norway