An analysis of trends in the global tourism market currently shows that in addition to traditional activities, new modern types of tourism are widely popularized in the industry. This suggests that participants in the global tourism market note the development of the sector not so much in the number of tourists as in the level of income they receive, providing quality services to potential tourists.
On 11 and 12 August, the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for the Development of Tourism together with domestic travel companies and professional chefs of national cuisine, headed by renowned chef and restaurateur Bahriddin Chustiy, will present the tourism potential of the republic and gastronomic event in the Rike Park in Tbilisi, Georgia.
In order to further develop and popularize the gastronomic potential of Uzbekistan at the international level, as well as develop international cooperation in the field of gastronomic tourism, promote the recognition of the tourist brand of Uzbekistan, create a positive image of the republic abroad, promote the republic among potential foreign tourists as an attractive tourist destination, the International Gastronomic Festival “Gastro Bazaar-2019” will be held in Tashkent from 9 to 11 August 2019.
In the days of the First International Influencers Congress, which will be held in Uzbekistan on 22-27 August, about 100 well-known bloggers are expected to visit Uzbekistan.
On 6 August, the Association of gastronomic tourism of Uzbekistan opened its doors. The event dedicated to this event was held in the conference hall of the Association of chefs of Uzbekistan with the participation of representatives of ministries and departments of the Republic, as well as the media of the country.
The First Uzbek-Indian international Congress of guides was held in Tashkent on 4 August 2019 in order to increase the tourist flow from India to Uzbekistan and increase the human resources of the Republic. The event was organized by the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for tourism development, Training and consulting center of tourism together with the Federation of national guides of India.
The Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Government of the Republic of Turkey on cooperation in the field of tourism from October 2017 entered into force on 1 August 2019.
The Association of private tourism organizations of Uzbekistan (APTA) together with the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for tourism development launched a project “APTA Networking Club” on August 2 with the participation of representatives of tourism business.
Today, on 3 August, the I international geotourism forum ended in Shakhrisabz, following which UNESCO expressed its readiness to support the initiative of Uzbekistan to create the first Geopark in the country and proposed to hold a joint conference on this topic next year.
The State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on tourism development together with the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Geology and mineral resources plan to open for tourists a unique geological route - Kitab geological reserve.