Coast North

The work is made use in four chapters. Being that the first chapter approaches concepts of tourism in agricultural areas, focusing diverse conceptualizations on the subject, as authors as Cabral and Scheib (2004), Rodrigues (2003), Sartor (1981) and Tulik (2000). Also he will be boarded some experiences that occur in Brazil, the Rio Grande Do Sul and the region of the Coast North. In as the chapter the tourism as agregador of values will be boarded, the importance of planning and tourist planning in agricultural areas, and the elements necessary to identify the potentiality for the development of the tourist activity, presenting concepts of authors as Bregolin and Barreto (2006), Fvero and Beni (2005), Guimares and Paixo (2002) and Flounder (2006). The third chapter will approach the description of the city of Palmares of the South, telling the real and potential resources.

Also it will be presented a brief story of the Bacupari District. For the survey of the information it was used material bibliographical of authors as Pear tree (1994) and To sound (2000). The room chapter if structure of the following form: presentation of the analysis instruments, organization of the data collected in the country properties and the analysis of the results, relating the theoretical referencial with the field research. 1.TURISMO IN AGRICULTURAL AREAS In this chapter will be boarded the concepts of tourism in agricultural areas, focusing diverse conceptualizations on the subject. Also he will be boarded some experiences that occur in Brazil, the Rio Grande Do Sul and the region of the Coast North. 1.1 The Agricultural Way the agricultural way comes suffering a great process from change, in which the denomination of multifunctionality if presents as an important debate of the real functions that this way can play in the current society, the one that in other times was so only to produce raw material and foods.