17 October 2011, Monday, 10:42

Festival-presentation of tourist resources “Open Volga Zone” starts in Nizhniy Novgorod

author: Lubov Kolokolova

The festival-presentation of tourist resources “Open Volga Zone” starts in Nizhniy Novgorod on October 17 and delegation of Bashkortostan will take part in it, presenting tourist projects and tourist potential of our Republic.

The state business undertakings and tourism committee RB reports that participation in the festival will contribute to advancement of regional tourist products in internal and international markets and to stimulation of tourism and to support of prior directions in tourist activity.

The festival will be held on the territory of Nizhniy Novgorod fair. The festival's initiators report about 500 specialists of tourist industry all over the Volga federal district arrived in the city.

The strategy for development of tourism on the territory of Volga federal district for the period till 2016 will be under discussion within the frames of the festival and participants of the festival get a chance of business communication and exchange of opinions with colleagues and representatives of the tourist markets in Volga federal district, other Russian regions and foreign countries.

For the first time this wide-scaled action will be held with active participation of the federal authority and leading Russian and foreign experts in tourist industry.