Blue domes of Samarkand and Bukhara, the ancient city located in the desert - Khiva, the rapidly growing capital - Tashkent attract tourists from all over the world. Uzbekistan among the countries of Central Asia was included in the list of 10 best regions, cities and countries for tourism in 2020 according to Lonely Planet. In addition, media giants such as CNN and National Geographic are actively promoting Uzbekistan as a tourist destination, Dunyo reports.
In order to increase the flow of tourists to Tashkent region, create favorable conditions for them and increase the income of the local population in Bostanlyk, Akhangaran, Parkent, Bukinskiy, Chinaz, Zangiata districts and the city of Angren, the necessary infrastructure will be created based on the concept The Golden Ring, the press service of the State Committee for Tourism said.
The well-known American-Australian travel guide Lonely Planet has chosen Central Asia as the region of the year for tourist trips and actively recommends that every traveler visit Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. About this, “Lonely Planet” notes in its annual ranking of the best places for travel “Best in Travel” in 2020, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
As we previously reported, according to Tutu.ru studies, from January 2018 to the end of September 2019, there was an increase in the number of Russian tourists arriving in Uzbekistan and that our country ranks first among the most popular for the purchase of airline tickets by Russians for the second year in a row directions.
On 30 December 2019, under the leadership of the Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade Sardor Umurzakov, the first meeting of the interdepartmental working group to coordinate work related to the organization of constant, systemic interaction with the Cotton Campaign coalition, human rights organizations and industry associations of the United States.
A memorandum of cooperation was signed between the Samarkand International University of Tourism “Silk Road” and the Kazakhstan International University of Tourism and Hospitality.
On 21 December, in Bostanlyk district of Tashkent region, an opening ceremony of the Amirsoy ski resort took place. The event was opened by the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Aziz Abdukhakimov.
On 19 December 2019, the UN General Assembly at its plenary session adopted a special resolution “Sustainable Tourism and Sustainable Development in Central Asia”. The draft document developed by Uzbekistan and introduced on behalf of all five Central Asian countries was unanimously supported by all UN member states.