This book bridges an ever-widening gap between academic and industry approaches to the subject. With contributions from international experts, this book provides a broad discussion of cultural tourism as a concept and the way it is implemented in diverse regions around the world. It addresses the notion of cultural tourism and what it means to tourism as an industry, and also types of cultural tourism offered to tourists and experienced by them. Many international case studies are included on specific instances of cultural tourism, and current topics such as cultural tourism's relationship to sustainability are discussed. It provides practical and theoretical insights into cultural tourism management. It has comprehensive coverage of cultural tourism as a concept, types of cultural tourism and the way it is implemented around the world. It features a broad range of contributing authors from industry and academia. It is suitable for academic libraries for upper level undergraduates and post graduates.