Abstract: This paper reviews a kind of service delivery as an important element in developing rural tourism in Knadovan village. The research population was consisted of 424 tourists were selected using Morgan sampling table and were interviewed by haphazard sampling method. Validity of the research instrument was confirmed by the research group and α Chronbach coefficient was applied for the purpose of reliability through which α=0.78 was obtained. Results of the study revealed that service delivery at all, had no a passable status from the viewpoint of respondents. In the next stage, any kinds of services were compared and ranked by nonparametric statistical tests of Freidman and Wilcoxon signed ranks.
Keywords: Rural Tourism, Kandovan, Tourism Service, Tourist.
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