Baku, September 27, AZERTAC
Today is the World Tourism Day and professional holiday of the tourism workers in Azerbaijan. On this occasion, the personnel of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the tourism workers have visited the Alley of Honors to pay tribute to national leader Heydar Aliyev, put flowers at his grave.
They also put flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva.
Appropriate order on Tourism Workers’ Day has been signed by the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and is related to holding additional measures to develop tourism in the country.
Tourism Workers’ Day is celebrated annually on September 27.