Number of visitors increased by 110, 8 % in tourism – informational centers6 September 2016
Increase of visitors by 110, 8 % in tourism-informational centers was revealed in August in Ajara. 22 539 visitors applied to tourism-informational centers during one month only. Number of visitors in tourism-informational centers is also increased in accordance with data of last three months. During this summer number of visitors in tourism-informational centers of Ajara is increased by 109, 10 % compared with the same period of the last year. In total 49 198 visitors applied tourism-informational centers during June-August, 2016.
This year Tourism Products Development Agency of the Department of Tourism has offered the updated maps, guides and services to visitors of tourism - informational centers. Among them are the new tourism routes - Mirveti bike route, Matchakhela historical – cultural route, Khikhani adventurous route, also the wine and gastronomic routes of Keda and Shuakhevi. It will available to purchase the items and souvenirs of the local production and characteristic to the different municipalities of Ajara in the tourism informational centers from the next week, such as the souvenir of Matchakhela historical gun, honey from Mtirala National Park and Botanical Garden, jams cooked in keda, Pelamushi, etc.
Tourism Products Development Agency of the Department of Tourism has got tourism - informational centers in Batumi and all municipalities of Ajara. Two informational stands were added to the existing centers in railway stations of Batumi and Kobuleti this year. Guests of the region are able to receive information about tourism products and routes of Ajara in tourism - informational centers of ropeway and airport during 24 hours.