• Irena Emilova New Bulgarian University, Department "Administration and management”, Sofia
  • Margarita Misheva New Bulgarian University, Department "Administration and management”, Sofia
Keywords: tourism, cruise industry, development


The turbulent and dynamic development of the cruise industry provokes serious interest due to a number of factors, including the creation of a huge number of jobs in the tourism sphere, the introduction of a new model in tourist trips, the promotion of destinations, the role of innovations in the development of cruise tourism. The aim of the article is to track the state and the development of the cruise industry, to highlight its specific features, to study the demand and supply patterns in this field, and to highlight the trends in this area. By factoring analysis, situational analysis, comparative analysis and synthesis, answers are sought to questions related to its prospects for growth and its impact on the development of tourism.


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How to Cite
Emilova, I., & Misheva, M. (2019). STATE AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE CRUISE INDUSTRY. Tourism International Scientific Conference Vrnjačka Banja - TISC, 4(1), 739-757. Retrieved from