Definition of agritourism in English:



mass noun
  • Tourism in which tourists stay with local people in rural areas abroad.

    • ‘Speaking to US farmers, their plans for the future are to expand production, diversify into added value products such as on-farm cheese production and agritourism and work hard at improving cost efficiencies to stay profitable.’
    • ‘The Small Farm Center website features a wealth of agritourism resources, including a searchable database of Californian agritourism destinations and a series of fact sheets for those interested in getting started in agritourism.’
    • ‘They could also be used as a leisure and tourism resource, for example for the purposes of agritourism.’
    • ‘Apart from the obstacles that many of the tourist villages are facing in developing agritourism, Sleman is still worth visiting due to the existence of the tourist villages.’
    • ‘As far as tourism is concerned all we've got to do is look at Iceland and the huge revenue made in agritourism by fishing.’