The Dominant Aspects of Women Tourist Driving Force Visiting Tourism Destinations in Padang City

Afifah, - and Suryani, Yosi and Dewi, Ranti Komala (2017) The Dominant Aspects of Women Tourist Driving Force Visiting Tourism Destinations in Padang City. International Conference of Applied Science on Engineering, Business, Linguistics and Information Technology . pp. 105-110. ISSN 2598-2532



For a tourist destination, the desire factor for tourists returned visit is significant for profit improvement or for promotion and planning the related destination development. This desire factor to a return visit can be influenced by memorable tourist experience of their previous visit. Besides forced by the facilities and attractions of the respective tourist attractions, the desire of a return visit can also be encouraged by subjective factors of the tourists, which may differ based on the tourists gender. This article emphasised on results of the research exploring the memorable tourist experience of women tourists on tourist destinations in Padang City. Dimensions of tourist experience were in the form of: Hedonism, Novelty, Local Culture Experience, Refreshment, Meaningfulness, Involvement, Knowledge, Adverse feeling from 118 samples of foreign and domestic women travelers which was measured by using a Likers scale, which then further analyzed by factor analysis. The sample was selected by using purposive sampling techniques. The result perceived that there were six factors or dominant experiences remembered by women tourists who travelling to tourism destinations in Padang City. By all means, these experiences also influenced their decision to visit again.

Item Type:Article
Subjects:C Social Sciences > CL Communities. Classes. Races
B Recreation Leisure
Divisions:Luar PNP > Journal, Proceeding
ID Code:758
Deposited By:Rahmat Hidayat
Deposited On:28 Nov 2017 08:37
Last Modified:18 Dec 2018 13:36

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