THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Use of region al aspect in tourist sphere

2007. №1, pp. 43-48

Bezuglova M.S. - 

Tourism is the best way of acquaintance with other culture. Cultural-cognitive tourism means inclusion of sights of cultural - historical value and also various actions for cultural realization of free time in the tourist program offered by the given region. Initially, the tourist infrastructure on the territory of Astrakhan region is based on the use of natural resources (fishing, hunting, beach rest) whereas cognitive tourism contains in itself huge potential, and it does not bear in itself threat for components of the natural environment.