Year 2020, Volume 2 , Issue 2, Pages 83 - 91 2020-10-29

Islamic and Halal Tourism in Muslim Countries: The Case of Iran

Behnam KİAN [1] , Ali Asghar MOUNESAN [2] , Rahim Heydari CHİANEH [3] , Seyedeh Kadijeh REZATAB AZGOMİ [4]


This study aimed to explore various dimensions of Halal tourism among Muslim countries using the example of Iran. The research method is descriptive-analytical. The data were collected by referring to books, articles, and electronic resources. According to the results, although a statistical study of the current status shows the favourable situation of Muslim countries in the Halal tourism market due to their special geographical location, historical background, and cultural structure, it should not be forgotten that this is not the real position and share of these countries in this market. The tourism industry in general and Halal tourism in particular in these countries is always exposed to internal and external threats, and Iran is no exception as an Islamic destination. 
Halal Tourism, Muslim Countries, Iran
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Primary Language en
Subjects Hospitality Leisure Sport and Tourism
Journal Section Peer-reviewed Research Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-3452-1683
Author: Behnam KİAN (Primary Author)
Institution: University of Tabriz
Country: Iran


Orcid: 0000-0003-0259-7763
Author: Ali Asghar MOUNESAN
Institution: Islamic Azad University
Country: Iran


Orcid: 0000-0003-3452-1683
Author: Rahim Heydari CHİANEH
Institution: University of Tabriz
Country: Iran


Orcid: 0000-0003-3452-1683
Author: Seyedeh Kadijeh REZATAB AZGOMİ
Institution: Islamic Azad University
Country: Iran


Dates

Application Date : May 22, 2020
Acceptance Date : October 12, 2020
Publication Date : October 29, 2020

APA Kian, B , Mounesan, A , Chianeh, R , Rezatab Azgomi, S . (2020). Islamic and Halal Tourism in Muslim Countries: The Case of Iran . Journal of Tourism Leisure and Hospitality , 2 (2) , 83-91 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/toleho/issue/56188/741293