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Tbilisi Mayor: Tbilisi will Have 3D Map

Tbilisi will have its own 3D map in the near future, Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze noted at the Tbilisi government meeting. Tbilisi City Hall has announced tender for implementing the mentioned project and the winner company started working on March 1, Kakha Kaladze said. “Soon Tbilisi will have 3D map …

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Batumi to Host Tourism Festival TOURISTER on March 31

On March 31 Batumi will host Tourister tourism festival. The Festival, which is a joint project of Tourism Institute and Shindi marketing company, will be held on annual basis as a traditional event. Objective of Tourister is to outline challenges and opportunities in the tourism sector through studying and analysis …

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Passenger Turnover at International Airports of Georgia Rose by 25%

According to the information spread by Georgian Airpots Assocaition, in January-February Georgia-based airports handled 625 236 passengers, up 25% as compared to January-February 2018 (500 687 passengers). All three international airports of Georgia recorded an upturn in passenger turnover. Namely, in February Tbilisi International Airport served 238 445 passengers, up …

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12 Protected Areas in Georgia to Receive Comprehensive Support UNDP and GEF

Twelve Protected Areas in Georgia will receive comprehensive support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF) aimed at enhancing their management and financial sustainability, and at assisting Georgia to conserve and protect its unique biodiversity. The five-year initiative will be implemented by the Caucasus …

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Georgia Expects to Receive 6.6 billion USD Revenues from Tourism Sector in 2025

According to the 2025 tourism strategy, Georgia will receive 6.6 billion USD revenues from tourism sector by 2025, Mariam Kvrivishvili, head of National Tourism Administration, noted. Kvrivishvili introduced details of the new strategy and priority tourism products to the private sector representatives. The administration will be oriented on quality and …

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Mariam Kvrivishvili Announces Meeting Week with Tourism Business

Mariam Kvrivishvili, the new head of tourism administration, says that tourism sector is very large and therefore, meeting with each representative of tourism sector will be necessary. “It’s a very large sector, therefore I have meetings with with separate hotels, tour operators, associations everyday. We decided to hold a meeting …

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Statistics: Distribution of International Visits by Main Purpose

National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat) published new report on inbound tourism statistics in Georgia. According to the report, 498 000 visitors entered Georgia with the purpose of shopping. This indicator constitutes to 6.9% of overall number of visits by international non-resident travellers. Geostat reports that the visitors have spent …

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Competition on Borjomi Park concept Announced

Competition for the development of the concept for Borjomi Central Park was announced. According to the municipality, the main goal of the competition is to maintain and develop the historical and cultural functions of the park. According to the official documentation, the concept should include: long-term vision of the development …

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