21 Sep 2017 07:31 am

The annual Tashkent International Tourism Fair "Tourism on the Silk Road" 2017 will be held in Tashkent from October 3-5 in NEC "Uzexpocentre".

This is the main professional event of the industry that has been held annually in Tashkent since 1994 and rightly recognized by the international tourism community as one of the events that form the global calendar of tourism exhibitions.

The exhibition will take two pavilions of NEC "Uzexpocentre", an atrium where presentations, a conference hall for official events of the exhibition and a nearby area for entertainment will be held.

To date, companies from Kyrgyzstan, the Dominican Republic, Egypt, Singapore and Malaysia have confirmed their participation in the exhibition. The United Kingdom of Great Britain will take part in the 23rd Tashkent International Tourism Fair "Tourism on the Silk Road" for the first time. On behalf of the Embassy of the United Kingdom of Great Britain in the Republic of Uzbekistan, an international conference will be held.

Within the framework of the exhibition, there will also be a festival of national dishes "Taste of the Silk Road", and its main theme will be a gastronomic journey along the Great Silk Road. In the open area, more than 10 thematic areas will be opened, where it will be possible to taste and evaluate all sorts of gastronomic masterpieces of various regions of Uzbekistan accompanied by useful and natural beverages.

The logical conclusion of the TMTU 2017 exhibition will be the International Conference under the auspices of UNWTO on the theme "Silk Road in the Historical Projection of the Development of International Tourism", which will be held in Khiva on October 6.