The Natural Environment Conservation Act(art. 2)The term “ecotourism” means eco-friendly tour that can experience importance of environment through conservation and wise use of natural resource in area where the ecosystem is particularly excellent or scenery is graceful.
The International Ecotourism Society (TIES)A responsible travel to natural areas considering environment conservation and enhancing the welfare of local residents.
01Environment conservationConservation of ecologically outstanding area
02Environment educationPromoting recognition of natural support value
03Participation of local residentsPromoting eco-firendly tourism
Feature of Ecotourism
Promote sustainable use while preserving ecosystem
Increase recognition of natural resource through explanation and education of ecological environment and local culture
Local community centered tour through resident’s participation
Promise for Ecotourism
0 1 Do not make a loud noise.Avoid loud voice when you are close to nature. Creatures may be surprised and leave that home.
0 2 Enjoy relaxation of slow step!Through the official trail, enjoy tranquility that nature prensets with your strong feet.
0 3 Prepare your trip with love and care for nature!Out of city area, you may feel unusual inconvenience. Please prepare thoroughly before the travel.
0 4 Enjoy local specialty, local accommodation, and travel agency!You can return earnings to local residents who truly love and understand local nature.
0 5Do not bring your companion animals (pets)Please think of unexpected disturbance of ecosystem. furthermore, no companion animals are allowed in national park by law.
0 6Use nature and facilities cleanly!Don’t dump trash or doodle on facilities. Ecotourists only leave clean steps and touches.
Jeollabuk-do Ecotourism Sustainable Center
 225, Hyoja-ro, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, Republic of Korea