Religious tourism, also commonly referred to as faith tourism, is a form of tourism where by people of faith travel individually or in groups for pilgrimage, missionary or leisure purposes.
Religious tourism is one of the earliest forms of tourism. The idea of the religious pilgrimage begins almost with the dawn of humanity. Almost since the dawn of history human beings have traveled to holy sites. By the Biblical period important religious centers had become not only a part of the cultural landscape, but they also had become major players in local marketing and important parts of the economy of those cities that hosted religious centers.
The current area takes what it can from the known history of the people and incorporates some of the legends from their religions texts. READ MORE….