Shakhrisabz has been chosen as the tourist capital of the Economic Cooperation Organization in 2024

Published: 5 December, 2023

1 Звезда2 Звезды3 Звезды4 Звезды5 Звезд (3 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)

The choice of Shakhrisabz as the tourist capital of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) in 2024 became known at the 5th meeting of the ministers of tourism of the ECO member countries, held in the Iranian city of Ardabil.

According to Dunyo news agency, the event was attended by the Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Iran Bakhodir Abdullayev. As a result of the meeting, the Ardabil Declaration was adopted, which included points related to our country. In addition, the city of Shakhrisabz has been chosen as the tourism capital of the ECO next year.

As part of the event, the Ambassador of Uzbekistan met with the Governor of Ardabil, Seyed Hamed Ameli. At the meeting, it was proposed to establish sister city ties between Shakhrisabz and Ardabil, as well as to develop economic, tourism and cultural cooperation between the two cities. At the same time, the issue of establishing direct flights between the regions of Uzbekistan and Ardabil was discussed.

The Ambassador of Uzbekistan also met with the management of Iranian companies Rahan Sazeh Consulting Engineers, Proheal and a number of tourism structures. During the meetings, representatives of Iran’s tourism sector were invited to an investment forum, including events planned within the framework of the 25th session of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Samarkand, the news agency added.