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Regional Economics: Theory and Practice

On regional specific features of tourism in the Russian Federation

Vol. 21, Iss. 1, JANUARY 2023

Received: 3 November 2022

Received in revised form: 26 November 2022

Accepted: 9 December 2022

Available online: 16 January 2023


JEL Classification: L83, P48, Q26

Pages: 166–186


Aleksei V. RYABININ Institute of Industrial Economics and Management, Moscow, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Vladimir Yu. VOSKRESENSKII Institute of Industrial Economics and Management, Moscow, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Subject. This article discusses the development of tourism in Russia.
Objectives. The article aims to identify promising types of tourism and characterize the tourist resources of the regions of Russia.
Methods. For the study, we used analysis and synthesis, scientific abstraction, induction and deduction.
Results. The article finds that various regions of Russia have the potential for the development of primarily ecological, historical, cultural, and on-farm types of tourism.
Conclusions. The full use of tourist resources of the regions of Russia, as well as the development of promising types of tourism will help correct the tourist traffic within the borders of the country.

Keywords: tourist resources, national park, ecological tourism, rural tourism, religious tourism, primary wellness tourism, extreme tourism, holidays at the seaside


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