Year 2020, Volume 8 , Issue 1, Pages 30 - 47 2020-06-10

Tourist Satisfaction: Relationship Analysis among its Antecedents and Revisit Intention

Nirajan Bam [1] , Amrita Kunwar [2]


This study aims to investigate the factors affecting tourists’ satisfaction and their revisit intention by randomly selecting 280 tourists from Pokhara, Nepal. Result of structural equation modeling confirmed the positive relationship between exogenous variables; hospitality service, the behavior of the people, and the cost of stay with tourist overall satisfaction. It further confirmed the significant positive association between tourist overall satisfaction and their intention to return. All the relations are statistically significant at the 5% level of significance. This study provides salient reference for future researcher, destination managers and policy makers of tourism industry of Nepal.

tourist satisfaction, revisit intention, Pokhara, hospitality, structural equation modelling
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Primary Language en
Subjects Hospitality Leisure Sport and Tourism
Journal Section Research Article
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-9350-6048
Author: Nirajan Bam (Primary Author)
Institution: University of Northern Colorado, Greeley
Country: United States


Orcid: 0000-0002-8698-6733
Author: Amrita Kunwar
Institution: Pokhara University, School of Business, Nepal
Country: Nepal


Supporting Institution This work was supported by the Pokhara University Research Council under faculty research grant [ FSY 2072-73].
Dates

Application Date : January 31, 2019
Acceptance Date : January 20, 2019
Publication Date : June 10, 2020

Bibtex @research article { ahtr519994, journal = {Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR)}, issn = {2147-9100}, eissn = {2148-7316}, address = {Akdeniz University, Tourism Faculty Dumlupınar Boulevard Post Code: 07058 Campus ANTALYA, TURKEY}, publisher = {Akdeniz University}, year = {2020}, volume = {8}, pages = {30 - 47}, doi = {10.30519/ahtr.519994}, title = {Tourist Satisfaction: Relationship Analysis among its Antecedents and Revisit Intention}, key = {cite}, author = {Bam, Nirajan and Kunwar, Amrita} }
APA Bam, N , Kunwar, A . (2020). Tourist Satisfaction: Relationship Analysis among its Antecedents and Revisit Intention . Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR) , 8 (1) , 30-47 . DOI: 10.30519/ahtr.519994
MLA Bam, N , Kunwar, A . "Tourist Satisfaction: Relationship Analysis among its Antecedents and Revisit Intention" . Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR) 8 (2020 ): 30-47 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ahtr/issue/54821/519994>
Chicago Bam, N , Kunwar, A . "Tourist Satisfaction: Relationship Analysis among its Antecedents and Revisit Intention". Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR) 8 (2020 ): 30-47
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ISNAD Bam, Nirajan , Kunwar, Amrita . "Tourist Satisfaction: Relationship Analysis among its Antecedents and Revisit Intention". Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR) 8 / 1 (June 2020): 30-47 . https://doi.org/10.30519/ahtr.519994
AMA Bam N , Kunwar A . Tourist Satisfaction: Relationship Analysis among its Antecedents and Revisit Intention. Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR). 2020; 8(1): 30-47.
Vancouver Bam N , Kunwar A . Tourist Satisfaction: Relationship Analysis among its Antecedents and Revisit Intention. Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research (AHTR). 2020; 8(1): 30-47.