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The article analyzes the admission fees that foreign and domestic tourists are willing to pay, respectively, for the National Museum of Iran, and examines the relationship between the tourists' willingness-to-pay and their various socio-economic, geographical, and psychological characteristics. It...

Author(s)
Sharifi-Tehrani, M.; Verbič, M.; Chung, J. Y.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2013, 43, pp 58-80
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Lake Urmia is the largest lake inside Iran, one of the most important salt lakes in the world and one of the saturated salt lakes in the world. It is similar to the Great Salt Lake in the United States and the Dead Seain Jordan. Having beautiful beaches and many tourist islands, a place with water...

Author(s)
Saleh, I.; Meshkat, R.; Yazdani, S.; Rafiee, H.
Publisher
Alanya Alaaddin Keykubat University, Alanya, Turkey
Citation
2nd International Conference on Food and Agricultural Economics, 27-28 April 2018, Alanya, Turkey. Proceedings Book, 2018, pp 79-85
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This study employed contingent valuation and the double-bounded dichotomous choice method to estimate the willingness to pay for agritourism services in Qazvin, Iran. Data were collected through questionnaire interviews with 180 persons. The results of this study provide some evidence that...

Author(s)
Varmazyari, H.; Asadi, A.; Kalantari, K.; Rezvani, M. R.
Publisher
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Rural Research, 2014, 5, 2, pp Pe397-Pe422
Abstract

Sarein spas as one of the ecotourism and geotourism attractions in Ardabil Province are among important tourism areas in Iran. An analysis of the recreational value of this attraction can be useful in the prediction of the needs, overcoming the deficiencies, and the development of tourism in the...

Author(s)
Kohansal, M. R.; Karmozdi, K. M.; Sarani, S.; Rahimi, M.; Kalashami, M. K.
Publisher
Science Explorer Publications, UK
Citation
International Journal of Agriculture and Crop Sciences (IJACS), 2013, 6, 14, pp 975-981
Abstract

Economic value of natural resources is increased via tourism resources function. Natural environment in the desert area has great potential for attracting tourists and in this respect it has a nonmarketable value. Making these values marketable may lead to rise up the economic value of natural...

Author(s)
Fatahi, A.; Fathzadeh, A.
Publisher
Faculty of Natural Resources, Karaj, Iran
Citation
Journal of Natural Environment, 2013, 66, 1, pp Pe49-Pe59
Abstract

Tourism industry with its special characteristics is considered as a dynamic industry with a shining future. Investment in this industry in all of the countries with tourism attractions is continuously increasing. Tourism can be changed into the exchange income for countries with tourism...

Author(s)
Khodaverdizadeh, M.; Kelashemi, M. K.; Hayati, B.; Molaei, M.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
World Applied Sciences Journal, 2009, 6, 6, pp 808-817
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The Khabr National Park is the most important national park that is located in the South East of the country. It benefits from a great deal of animal and plant biodiversity and climate variability that are of great importance for rural recreation. Therefore, the National Park's valuation could...

Author(s)
Mousapour, S.; Ahmadpour, M.; Kheikha, A. A.; Sasouli, M. R.; Sarani, V.
Publisher
University of Torbat Heydarieh, Torbat Heydarieh, Iran
Citation
Rural Development Strategies, 2017, 4, 1, pp Pe123-Pe136, En8
Abstract

The village of Masouleh is located at Fouman region in Guilan province, northern part of Iran. It is famous as an important tourism destination and recreational zone in Iran because of its numerous natural tourism attractions. Accordingly, the outdoor recreational value of Masouleh was estimated by ...

Author(s)
Kiami, F.; Allahyari, M. S.; Kavoosi-Kalashami, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2016, 13, 1, pp 111-119
Abstract

Economic valuation of environmental resources that in addition of tourism application, having historical value, is a great part of economic studies. Economic valuation is necessary for non-market services and environmental resources. The main purpose of this study is estimating the recreation value ...

Author(s)
Balali, H.; Shahbazi, H.; Hakimpoor, M.
Publisher
Islamic Azad University, Marvdasht Branch, Marvdasht, Iran
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Economics Researches, 2018, 10, 2, pp Pe65-Pe80
Abstract

Urban recreational parks have a wide range of ecosystem services including health, social, tourism and cooling effects. With significant contribution to improving life quality of urban residents, successful maintenance of urban recreational parks heavily relies on visitors' profile information. In...

Author(s)
Hasani, M.; Sakieh, Y.; Khammar, S.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Environment, Development and Sustainability, 2017, 19, 6, pp 2577-2594

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