The Italian city of Milan hosts “BIT-2016” the International tourism fair on February 11-13, in which the tourism potential of Uzbekistan will also be presented.
A new stage of development of domestic and international tourism in our country began as a result of the work to improve the tourist infrastructure, conducted under the leadership of President Islam Karimov. Tourists are attracted by a modern infrastructure, a variety of routes and provided modern quality services. Reigning in our country peace and stability, modern hotels and attractions offer the opportunity for a good recreation.
Our country’s tourist industry embodies the harmonious blend of the ancient and the modern. Uzbekistan is one of the top ten countries in the world with the most historical sites. Our cities of Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Tashkent, Shahrisabz, Margilan are well recognized in the world. In particular, Samarkand is acknowledged by “The Huffington Post” among the top 50 cities to see in a lifetime.
In order to promote the tourist potential of our country, the National Company “Uzbektourism” cooperates with several international companies. The upcoming tourism fair in Italy is another opportunity to demonstrate our country’s tourism potential.
“BIT” is considered one of the most prestigious international exhibitions in the world. It is expected that over two thousand firms and companies, experts and scholars from 140 countries will take part in the forum this year. The exhibition will take place in dozens of sections in areas such as tour operators and travel agents, safari gardens, ecology, sports tourism, hunting, hotel and transport services, cooking, health tourism, family and honeymoon.
According to the NC “Uzbektourism”, the national stand of Uzbekistan will demonstrate unique landscapes and historical monuments of our country at the exhibition. It will help provide the participants a more vivid idea of Uzbekistan. The participants will also be presented albums, booklets and other publications about the ancient cities and attractions of our country, folk and artistic crafts and applied arts. Those who came to the forum will be able to get acquainted with economic and investment potential of Uzbekistan.
International tourist exhibition ‘BIT-2016” will contribute to the world public awareness of our country’s tourism industry, expansion of cooperation with foreign tourist companies, signing of multilateral treaties, study of innovation in the global tourism market, exchange of views and experiences in the area.