March 2018


«Architecton: proceedings of higher education» № 4(60) December 2017

Theory of architecture

Astanin Dmitry M.

Instructor, Subdepartment of Urban Planning.
Saint-Petersburg state University of Architecture and Civil Engineering Director General,
ООО «Rustal. Northwest»;
Member of the Russian NGO «Russian Geographical Society»,
Saint-Petersburg, Russia, e-mail: montenegro.astanin@mail.ru


The article considers the planning aspects of the American model of ecological tourism and related methods of functional organisation of tourism sites. These methods are based on the predominating roles of the ecological framework, self-organized tourism and special attention to the recreational capacity of the landscapes. Classified examples are provided, illustrating practical use of these methods in setting up specially protected natural territories.

Key words: ecological tourism, viewing points, ecological track, tourist route, ecological equilibrium, recreational pressure


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