Revista Egitania Sciencia - Volume 6 | ARTICLE

Title: THE HISTORY OF TOURISM IN AZERBAIJAN: THE PAST AND THE FUTURE

Author: Bahadur Bilalov* (bahadur65@mail.ru)

Publication: Revista Egitania Sciencia - Volume 6

Abstract:
During the last four decades, tourism has become an important part of the Azerbaijan`s economy. Azerbaijan conducts the policy of expanding connection in South Caucasus in the field of tourism, delivering tourism services and increasing the number of foreign tourists. Today, tourism is one of the priorities areas in the non-oil sector of the Republic of Azerbaijan. This research is dedicated to the identification of the reasons for development of Azerbaijan tourism and is aimed to study the state policy and involvement of the private sector for the past years. It also analyses the structure of distribution related to tourism for the purpose of assessment of the capacity of Azerbaijan tourism in broader terms.

Keywords: tourism, history, development, Azerbaijan




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