UITT opens in Kiev, Turkey expects to host 1 million Ukrainian tourists

  • Published by Ozgur Tore

turkey ukraine tourismministerThe Ukraine International Travel & Tourism Show (UITT) is taking place in Kiev. Following the loss of Russian market, Turkish tourism industry eyes the Ukrainian travel and tourism market.

“Turkey hosted some 700,000 tourists from Ukraine in 2015. Our aim is to lure 1 million tourists from Ukraine over this year,” said Turkish Culture and Tourism Minister Mahir Ünal who attends UITT 2016.

“Ukraine is not only a neighbor for us, but also a country with which we have high-level strategic cooperation. It is essential to plan our region together in terms of tourism [and] joint cultural heritage,” Ünal added.

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UITT 2016 - "Ukraine - Travel and Tourism" is holding from 30 March to 1 April in IEC Kyiv. It is also should be noted that at the third day of UITT-2016 – 1 April – exhibitors prepared for their guests – tourists - a lot of special offers, interesting gifts and surprises. Visitors will be able to participate in the certificates’ drawing and could buy tours at competitive prices from leading travel companies.


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