A regular media tour organized by the Department of Tourism of Ajara3 December 2015
Between 2 and 6 of December, the Department of Tourism and Resorts of Ajara is organizing another media tour. Within an information tour, 12 journalists from Ukraine were invited to Ajara. All of them are representatives of Ukrainian leading mass media.During the visit, they will get acquainted with the economic and tourism potential of the region, see the sights of Batumi, visit botanical garden and the wine house in Keda. In order to explore the Ajarian rural tourism, the journalists will also visit some tourist agricultural farms.
Ukraine has recently become an important tourism market for Ajara and Georgia in general, where the Department of Tourism and Resorts of Ajara regularly conducts marketing campaigns by participating in the Ukrainian tourism exhibitions and by other promotional activities.
For 10 months of 2015, Ajara was visited by 24 001 tourists from Ukraine, which is 2% higher compared to the same period last year.
The visit of Ukrainian journalists to Batumi is supported by Yanair Airlines, which operates regular flights from Ukraine to Tbilisi and Batumi.