uring the first three quarters of the year the number of tourists visiting Azerbaijan has reached 1,719,015, Culture and Tourism Ministry said. According to official figures, this is 169,30 people or 10 per cent more than in 2015 ...

Azerbaijan ranks first for number of tourists visiting Georgia

06.10.2016 [19:18]
Azerbaijan ranks first for the number of tourists visiting Georgia in September, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia reported, according to Sputnik Georgia. Official figures provided by the ministry suggest that 130,851 Azerbaijani citizens visited Georgia last month, followed by Russian ...

Al Ittihad newspaper hails increasing tourist flow to Azerbaijan

06.10.2016 [17:25]
The UAE-based Al Ittihad newspaper has published an article headlined "Azerbaijan attracts citizens of the UAE…from 530 up to 10,000 tourists over six months". The newspaper says the number of tourists from the UAE to Azerbaijan increased from 530 in the first six month ...

Galaalti Resort and Sanatorium in EHTTA official catalogue

06.10.2016 [12:33]
Due to the close cooperation between the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan and the European Historic Thermal Towns Association (EHTTA), the latter has included the Galaalti Resort and Sanatorium of Azerbaijan and the country’s map in its official ...

Professional holiday of tourism workers marked

27.09.2016 [10:54]
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 ...

Italian "Turisti Per Caso” magazine writes about Baku

20.09.2016 [12:18]
The E-version of the Italian magazine "Turisti Per Caso” has posted an article by journalist Marco Lakonetti about Baku. The author is fascinated by the beauty he saw in the Azerbaijani capital, expresses his admiration and changes here, shares his impressions ...

Azerbaijan's joining JATA-2016 tourism exhibition in spotlight of Japanese World Investors TV

19.09.2016 [19:47]
Japanese "World Investors TV" internet television has broadcast a special program on Azerbaijan's participation in JATA Tourizm EXPO Japan – 2016 international exhibition. ...

Baku among top five cities for fall travel

07.09.2016 [19:34]
Tourist service RoomGuru.ru has revealed most popular destinations for traveling in the fall. The e-service rated cities according to searching and booking hotels and apartments for the period from 1 September to 31 October 2016. ...

American tourist speaks about the beauty of Azerbaijan VIDEO

07.09.2016 [18:54]
An American travel enthusiast from the state of Missouri Mary Clark who frequently travels to different parts of the world and blogs about her experiences, visited Azerbaijan. Mary’s experiences are chronicled in her blog and some appear in St. Louis Post Dispatch’s Travel section. ...

Azerbaijan ranks 20th in Global Muslim Travel Index

06.09.2016 [19:32]
Azerbaijan has ranked 20th in the MasterCard-CrescentRating Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) 2016. The 2nd release of the annual report, GMTI 2016 is the most comprehensive research done on the Halal/Muslim travel, tourism ...

First Global Conference on wine tourism due in Georgia

02.09.2016 [13:00]
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has said it is organizing the 1st UNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism in the Kakheti wine region of Georgia on 7-9 September in collaboration with the Georgian National Tourism Administration. ...

Brussels to host Azerbaijan Tourism Forum

01.09.2016 [19:02]
Brussels will host Azerbaijan Tourism Forum on October 20. The forum will be held under the aegis of the European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) ...

Lankaran among top five popular CIS tourist destinations

31.08.2016 [20:08]
Azerbaijan’s Lankaran has been named among top five popular CIS tourist destinations for Russian tourists, according to RoomGuru service. Search Service RoomGuru.ru hotels summed up the holiday resort of Russians in the CIS countries. According ...

Over 2 million tourists visit Antalya EXPO 2016

29.08.2016 [20:45]
Over two million tourists have visited International Gardening EXPO 2016 exhibition in Antalya, Turkey. Organizers of the exhibition estimated that more than four million tourists will visit the exhibition by the end of October ...

Montenegro ranked 46th for business attractiveness in "Doing Business 2016” report

24.08.2016 [12:14]
Montenegro was a part of the former Yugoslav Federation until 1992. After the breakup of the federation until 2006 it was in the union with Serbia and declared its independence on June 3 that year. According to "Doing Business 2016" report, prepared ...

Turkish ambassador: Number of Azerbaijani tourists visiting Turkey increases

12.08.2016 [13:50]
“The number of Azerbaijani tourists visiting Turkey has recently grown,” said Ismail Alper Coskun, Turkish ambassador in Baku. “Azerbaijanis visit different cities and tourism regions in Turkey. There has recently been a particular growth in the number of ...

Baku to host International Tourism Film Festival next June

09.08.2016 [13:46]
The International Tourism Film Festival will be held in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku in June, 2017. Applications to attend the festival will remain open until March 31, 2017, according to the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals ...

600 Arab tourists visit Azerbaijan daily

06.08.2016 [21:19]
“Nearly 600 tourists from Arab countries are visiting Azerbaijan each day,” director of Falcon travel agency Parviz Musayev has told AZERTAC. He noted that thanks to daily flights of Azerbaijan Airlines, FlyDubai and Qatar Airways nearly 600-1000 tourists fly to the country on a daily basis. “They spend nearly 150-200 USD a day ...

Number of tourists visiting Azerbaijan increases

04.08.2016 [19:08]
The number of tourists visiting Azerbaijan is increasing, according to the country`s Ministry of Culture and Tourism. “This tendency started to show itself in the first half of 2016. No doubts that Azerbaijan’s hosting Formula 1 European Grand Prix played its role.” ...