The article provides an analysis of the economic assessment of the tourism industry for a specific region. It assesses the potential and resources of the tourism industry to Lankaran-Astara economic region. The question of creating kokogo same type of tourism in order to develop tourism in the region. It turns out the impact of new forms of tourism to the influx of tourists to the region. At the same time it turns impact on the economic and social situation of the development of tourism in the region with the creation of new tourist organizations, enterprises and the service sector. In the recreational area Lyankyaran most promising for tourism Caspian beaches and foothills. Caspian recreation area of the village continues to Heytepe border town of Astara. The beaches this part of the Caspian Sea are covered with black sand and has the advantage over the Black Sea coast, covered with gravel and small stones. However, the increase and decrease of water level prevents the constant use of these beaches. In recent years, the growing need for software development in coastal sand also lead to deterioration of the beaches. Lyankyaranskoyi coast has a very good system of transport communications, automotive and iron built Baku-Astara road, parallel to the coast, built Lenkyaranskiy port. This facilitates the creation of external relations, creating favorable conditions for the construction of large tourist complexes and organizing the inflow of tourists. Tourism development in Lyankyaran-Astarinskomu region may have a significant impact on the economic and social life of the region. The analysis and research can be concluded that increasing the types of services and tourism in the region will provide a strong positive impact on the economic and social position in terms of job creation, the production of tourism products, attracting local residents to services.

Keywords: economic and geographical area, tourism, development of tourism, tourism potential and socio-economic development.


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