Historic cities as important centres of development of historical-cultural tourism

Volodymyr KROOL, Iryna DOBYNDA, Olexander GADELSHYN

Abstract


The quality and availability of historic-cultural recreational resources in the cities of Volyn region are investigated. The attractiveness of historical cities for the development of regional tourism industry is analyzed.  Meanwhile, the most attention is paid to the number of historical anad cultural resources, its value and the status of preservation, transport communication, access to hotels and catering objects. The archeological monuments, architecture monuments, monuments of city-building and objects of monumental art seem to be the most valuable for the needs of tourism. Instead, the less valuable are historical monuments that are presented by the memorials and tombstones

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4316/GEOREVIEW.2015.25.1.275