A General Overview of Tourism Clusters

GÜZEL T., Yalcinkaya T.

International Conference on Economics and Administration, Bucharest, Romania, 9 - 10 June 2017, pp.162-168 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
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  • City: Bucharest
  • Country: Romania
  • Page Numbers: pp.162-168
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: Yes


Having been one of most significant strategical tools around the world, clustering activites have increasingly been prominent in terms of regional tourism development. Tourism clusters differ from other industrial clusters. Whereas customers cannot observe the actors within the most industrial clusters that are suppliers, sellers, agencies, logistic firms, etc., which is not the case in tourism clusters: customers (tourists) are engaged in a number of actors until they consume tourism services and products.