عنوان مقاله [English]
In recent decades, the rapid growth and spread of urbanization and the use of transportation have caused a significant increase in visiting the natural areas. Zarivar Lake is one of the beautiful and spectacular areas of Marivan where in spite of mass visiting, lacks every kind of tourism facilities. Since the necessary facilities for tourists needs to be ready where it is most useful. So, in this study the writer tries to find the best place to build the Village Tourism near the Lake. Hence, using Geographical Information System (GIS) and the modulation of layers of information involved in tourism and Weighted Overlay Model, the best places for building Tourism Villages near the Lake were located.