Cruising is a sort of tourism that has a potential for a high class tourism. Some destinations have a great income from cruise tourism. It is known that the people who had a good income preffer this kind of travel because it adresses luxury tourism.
Turkey is one of the countries that can get a good share from this sort of tourism. But due to some facts such as political situations, cruising affect immedaitely. Kuşadasi, Izmir and Istanbul are well known cruise ports in Turkey.
Tourist profile of cruising is so valuable that it is one of the expected tourist types in the world. Cruise vessels are getting more luxury every year.