Department hosts press tour of Russian Journalists16 December 2015
For the purpose of promoting tourism potential of the region Department of Tourism and Resorts of Ajara hosted press tour of Russian journalists for the first time this year. Representatives from 10 Russian Media outlets and travel agencies visited the region this day in the limits of the Tour. Through three days visit the visitors will get acquainted with tourism and economic potential of the region, they will visit Batumi tourist attractions, Botanical Garden, Gonio Fortress and Adjarian Wine House. In the limits of Press Tour Russian Journalists already met with Deputy Minister of Education and Culture of Ajara A.R. - Natia Sirabidze and received information from her not only about cultural sights of region but events and concerts planned for New Year.
Tomorrow Journalists plan to meet with Batumi Mayor - Girogi Ermakov after which presentation about torurism potential of the region is scheduled to be held in the Department of Tourism and Resorts of Adjara A.R.
The Department hosts press tour of Russian journalists for the first time this year and from 2016 active PR-campaigns are planned in Russia.
This year the number of Russian visitors entering the region is increased compared to the last year. In 2015 the region was visited by 31402 visitors during 11 months which is increased by 1% compared to the same period last year.