Tourism Evaluation and 2020 Planning Meeting was held in Trabzon.
İsmail Ustaoğlu, Governor of Trabzon, Murat Zorluoğlu, Mayor of TTSO, Suat Hacısalihoğlu, Provincial Director of Culture and Tourism, Ali Ayvazoğlu, General Secretary of East Black Sea Development Agency, Honor Adıyaman and tourism representatives attended the meeting. In the meeting where Trabzon and regional tourism were evaluated and 2020 planning was made, Provincial Culture and Tourism Director Ali Ayvazoğlu and DOKA Expert Fikri Akkaya made a presentation.
Speaking at the meeting, Mayor of Trabzon Metropolitan Municipality Murat Zorluoğlu, while making striking evaluations, gave information to the participants about the work. Zor Regional perspective is very important in tourism. We should look at tourism not only as Trabzon but as a region. We should leave the vicious conflicts between the provinces aside and support each other and grow the cake. We see that tourism needs to be managed both at the provincial and regional level and we are focusing on this. As Trabzon Metropolitan Municipality we are very interested in tourism. We changed the name of our department to the Department of Culture and Tourism. We have also created an independent Tourism Branch Directorate. ”
SÜMELA WILL BE HELD
Talking about the Sumela Monastery, Zorluoğlu said, “I hope May 2020 will complete the restoration and the whole will be opened to visitors. There is a cable car project that we attach great importance to. We reviewed the project. We have made some special touches to the specification. Hopefully, we will serve to make Altındere Valley a real tourism destination with our two destination cable car works in Sumela. We will be going to tender for Sümela ropeway project in the next short period. Kul
BOZTEPE WILL HAVE A NEW IDENTITY
Mayor Zorluoğlu said, in I hope that the Hagia Sophia Mosque will be completed and opened to visitors in May 2020. Gülcemal is an important project. We're still dealing with the fortifications in front of you. Gülcemal 1 in 2020 now we want to revive and implement quickly. We are designing as an important destination for visitors to Trabzon to spend time in the city center. The beach arrangement is important again. We will intervene in Boztepe with a new project. I hope Boztepe will have a completely different identity. We care about lighting. The work of lighting the walls is currently underway. We illuminate Uzunsokak and Kunduracılar Street. We made the tender for the rehabilitation of the buildings on all sides of the square. ”
BORING CITIES CANNOT DEVELOP
Lu We attach great importance to cultural and artistic activities. We support festivals. 2020, especially in the tourism season, we want to organize the Trabzon event guide on a monthly basis and deliver it to our tourists and citizens. We think that boring cities cannot develop in terms of tourism. Minister of Culture and Tourism 'Trabzon 3. get the city 'he said. We'il work on it. Complaints go to ministries by tourists. At this point, we have to come together with the parties and determine what kind of audit program we are going to do about the businesses that provide services to tourists at 2020. ”
Provincial Director of Culture and Tourism Ali Ayvazoğlu 2019 in Trabzon in the first 10 month 339 million 248 thousand dollars in tourism income, he said. Ayvazoğlu, evaluating the year of 2019, said, “There are 597 facilities in Trabzon under the name of tourism enterprise and investment certificate, municipality certificate and Uzungöl Tourism region facilities and they serve with 35 thousand 636 bed capacity. In 2019, Tourist Information was visited by 9 thousand 389 tourists including domestic 20 thousand 465 and foreign 29 thousand 584. In addition, in the first six months of 2019, the number of passengers arriving to the public airports is 1 million 490 thousand 882 in domestic lines and 201 thousand 410 people in international lines, totaling 1 million 692 thousand 286 people dış.