Cultural tourism is including that people take to see cultural values, leaving the "sea-sand-sun" trio aside. As a matter of fact, with the urban culture emerged during the 21st century, people have taken a turn towards the rural by getting out of the patterns of typical urban life. This is because, cultural tourism is one of the most important factors in the production of urban images. As is known, a city is generally recalled within the frame of certain images associated with it. Culture tourists also attach necessary value to a city in line with the images. Because of such reasons, cultural tourism appears as one of the most important factors in production of urban images. From this point of view, Archaeological Site of Ani located in Kars can also be described as a "city image". Therefore, it should be noted that Archaeological Site of Ani as a "collection of historic buildings" may make a great contribution to the cultural-oriented tourism potential of Kars. For the purposes of this article, here it is explained how the Archaeological Site of Ani as an urban image can be utilized within the context of cultural tourism activities in Kars.
|Konular||Otelcilik, Konaklama, Spor ve Turizm|
: 30 Ekim 2020
|APA||Diken, H . (2020). Ani Ören Yeri’nin Kars’taki Kültür Turizmine Katkıları Bağlamında Bazı Tespitler . Journal of Applied Tourism Research , 1 (2) , 99-114 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/jator/issue/58969/818817|