Sharm el-Sheikh-Baku flight to be launched in June
“Sharm el-Sheikh-Baku direct flight will be launched in June, 2016,” said Fathy Attia, Commercial Director of Air Cairo company, at a press conference dedicated to cooperation between Azerbaijan and Egypt in tourism sector ...
Baku in top 5 popular travel destinations for Russians during May holidays

Baku in top 5 popular travel destinations for Russians during May holidays

10.05.2016 [20:17]
Russian tourists ranked Baku as one of the top five favorite travel destinations during 2016 May holidays, according to Travel.ru. Winners were chosen based on reviews and bookings of hotels and apartments over a period from April 30 to May 4, 2016. Favorites like Minsk, Riga, Prague, Tallinn, Vilnius, Tbilisi, Rome ...

Azerbaijan joins international tourism exhibition in UAE

30.04.2016 [11:47]
An Azerbaijani participated in the International Travel Fair in Dubai, UAE. Arabian Travel Market is the travel and tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East for inbound and outbound tourism professionals ...
Azerbaijan – an exotic new destination for Parisian tourists

Azerbaijan – an exotic new destination for Parisian tourists

16.04.2016 [16:06]
An evening dedicated to Azerbaijan as new, exotic destination for French tourists took place in Paris on 14 April, organised by the Nomade Aventure travel agency in collaboration with the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) and kindly hosted by the Cultural ...
Azerbaijan exhibits its tourism potential at IMEX 2016 in Frankfurt

Azerbaijan exhibits its tourism potential at IMEX 2016 in Frankfurt

14.04.2016 [20:33]
The lead organization for promotion of the Azerbaijan Convention Bureau will be representing the country at international incentive travel, meetings and events exhibition IMEX 2016 in Frankfurt city of Germany. Being one of the leading international business tourism exhibitions ...
Indonesian tourism potential highlighted in Baku

Indonesian tourism potential highlighted in Baku

08.04.2016 [16:00]
Indonesian Embassy in Baku has hosted an event highlighting the country`s tourism potential. The event has been held within the Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism Fair AITF 2016. The event brought together Indonesian Deputy Assistant for Industry, Trade ...
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture and Tourism holds several meetings in Kuwait

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture and Tourism holds several meetings in Kuwait

07.04.2016 [17:34]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev has held several meetings in Kuwait. The visit aimed to boost cooperation with Arab states of the Persian Gulf in cultural and tourism fields. During the visit, the Minister held a presentation on Azerbaijan`s tourism potential ...
SOCAR invests over 200 million euros in Montenegrin resort

SOCAR invests over 200 million euros in Montenegrin resort

31.03.2016 [20:17]
Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR is building a modern resort in the Adriatic coast, Montenegro. Montenegrin President Filip Vujanovic told that SOCAR has invested more than 200 million euros in the construction of the resort so far. The project stipulates ...
Turkic Council states set up tour operators’ consortium

Turkic Council states set up tour operators’ consortium

29.03.2016 [15:00]
A final meeting of the working group on tourism was held in Shymkent, Kazakhstan. Representatives of tourism companies from Turkic Council member states (Kazakhstan, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan) took part in the forum, AZERTAC reports ...
Azerbaijan Tourism Association, Russian Tyumen region sign cooperation agreement

Azerbaijan Tourism Association, Russian Tyumen region sign cooperation agreement

26.03.2016 [14:19]
Azerbaijan Tourism Association and Russia`s Tyumen region have signed a memorandum of cooperation for a three year term. The agreement was signed on the sidelines of Travel and Tourism international exhibition in Moscow ...
Azerbaijan represented at Moscow international exhibition

Azerbaijan represented at Moscow international exhibition

24.03.2016 [15:00]
Azerbaijan is represented at the 23rd Moscow international exhibition “Travel and tourism”. The event brings together 1500 companies from 180 countries. In a 72-square meter pavilion, representatives of Shahdag Tourism ...
Azerbaijan among 10 countries most often associated with Silk Road

Azerbaijan among 10 countries most often associated with Silk Road

15.03.2016 [17:38]
Azerbaijan is among 10 countries that are most often associated with the Silk Road, AZERTAC said quoting a report titled "Trends in travel along the Silk Road", prepared by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The report which is based on a survey conducted among 10,678 international ...
Baku to host 10th HOREX Caucasus exhibition

Baku to host 10th HOREX Caucasus exhibition

14.03.2016 [13:15]
The HOREX Caucasus 2016 exhibition will be held at Baku Expo Centre on April 7-9. HOREX Caucasus will celebrate its tenth anniversary as the sole trade event in hospitality industry in the Caspian region. The exhibition is supported by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan and ...
UNWTO chief views Azerbaijan`s stand at ITB Berlin 2016

UNWTO chief views Azerbaijan`s stand at ITB Berlin 2016

11.03.2016 [22:03]
Secretary-General of the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization Taleb Rifai has viewed Azerbaijan’s stand at the ITB Berlin 2016 Travel Trade Show in Germany. Taleb Rifai also met with Azerbaijan’s National tourism representatives at the exhibition, head of ...
Azerbaijan international travel and tourism exhibition to mark its 15th anniversary

Azerbaijan international travel and tourism exhibition to mark its 15th anniversary

10.03.2016 [22:03]
This year, AITF 2016, the region’s leading travel and tourism exhibition will mark its 15th anniversary. Over many years, AITF has established itself as a key event and a hub for the Caspian region’s tourism industry, where important meetings are held, partnership ...
World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank convenes in Baku

World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank convenes in Baku

06.03.2016 [16:11]
A meeting of the World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank (WTFL Think Tank) has kicked off in Baku. An exclusive group of handpicked personalities from the international travel, tourism and hospitality industry came together in the Azerbaijani capital to discuss ...
UNWTO Secretary-General to attend WTFL Think Tank meeting in Baku

UNWTO Secretary-General to attend WTFL Think Tank meeting in Baku

29.02.2016 [14:45]
Secretary-General of the UN World Tourism Organization Taleb Rifai will attend the next meeting of the World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank (WTFL Think Tank) to be held in Baku on March 5 ...
Azerbaijan to open tourist office in Istanbul

Azerbaijan to open tourist office in Istanbul

29.02.2016 [10:33]
The Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan keeps on taking measures on active promotion of country’s tourism potential abroad. A tourist office of Azerbaijan will soon appear in Turkey’s Istanbul, the Ministry stated ...
Azerbaijan opens tourism office in Moscow

Azerbaijan opens tourism office in Moscow

25.02.2016 [16:33]
An official opening of Azerbaijan`s tourism office has been held in Moscow. The event was organized by Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Ambassador Polad Bulbuloglu opened the ceremony. He invited Russian tourism operators to establish close ...