Lada N. Rozanovа 1 , Landysh R. Mukhametova 2
Volga Region State Academy of Physical Culture, Sports and Tourism (Kazan, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia);
1 PhD in Geography, Associate Professor; e-mail: email@example.com;
2 Master Student; e-mail: Landishfirstname.lastname@example.org
MODERN TOURISM CLUSTER THE REPUBLIC OF TATARSTAN
Establishment of a tourism cluster of certain territory due to a number of political and economic conditions, the availability and use of natural, cultural, historical, human and capital resources of tourism, the level of infrastructure development, etc. major international events, including sports – International Championships, Olympic Games and Universiade gives huge multiplier effect for the development of a tourist destination. Republic of Tatarstan, having enormous tourism potential, demonstrated the successful establishment of a tourism cluster. As a result of the 2013 Universiade in Kazan tourism cluster of the republic has received a modern transport, hotel, and sports infrastructure. An important role in the development of tourism clusters plays training of qualified personnel. Volga State Academy of Physical Culture, Sport and Tourism is preparing bachelors and masters for the tourism and hospitality, using the most advanced technical capabilities, educational technologies. The development of tourism in the country is gaining momentum, a number of tourists and revenues from tourism and related industries are growing.
Keywords: tourism cluster, tourism resources, types of tourism, training of tourism personnel, the Republic of Tatarstan, Kazan.
Rozanovа, L. & Mukhametova, L. (2016). Modern Tourism Cluster the Republic of Tatarstan. Service and Tourism: Current Challenges [Sovremennye problemy servisa i turizma], 10 (3), 67-74. doi: 10.12737/17785. (In Russ.).