Culture and Tourism Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy, after his contacts in Erzurum, went to Kars with the Eastern Express. In the Sarıkamış tourism sector Minister Wayne met with representatives of 81 the province visited the Eastern Anatolia Region, the scope of planning to equip tourism said: "Kars was identified with the Orient Express and was very popular in Turkey. We will work to achieve the same popularity abroad. ” said.
Culture and Tourism Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy, Turkey State Railways (TCDD), one of the longest routes Orient Express Transportation Inc. made the trip from Erzurum to Kars with.
Minister Ersoy, who was in Erzurum in the morning to make various visits, went to Erzurum Station after their program. Minister Ersoy got on the Eastern Express train, which made the Ankara-Kars expedition together with the accompanying people, in the farewell of the Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality Mehteran Team. At the end of the trip, which lasted approximately three hours, Minister Ersoy reached the Sarıkamış district of Kars.
At the Sarikamis Railway Station, Kars Governor Turker Öksüz, Sarıkamış District Governor Yusuf İzzet Karaman, Sarıkamış Mayor Göksal Toksoy, Provincial Police Director Ümit Bitirik, Provincial Gendarmerie Regiment Commander Colonel Murat Kılıç, Provincial Culture and Tourism Director Hakan Doğanay and citizens were welcomed. .
Sarikamish program framework in the tourism sector Ersoy Ministers who met with representatives stressed both the number of visitors and said they had begun work to increase tourism and tourism revenue that Turkey should become widespread. Minister Ersoy said, “We can look at what we can add to existing plans in order to bring 81 provinces to tourism. For this purpose, we are in Kars, in the Eastern Anatolian leg of our trips. ” said.
Reminding that the first stop was Erzurum during the day, Minister Ersoy said, “We came from Erzurum by train to Sarıkamış. It was a very nice journey. Kars was identified with the Orient Express and was very popular in Turkey. I hope how we can make it popular abroad, we will work on it. ” he spoke.
Minister Ersoy, stating that a winter corridor including Erzincan, Ağrı, Kars, Erzurum and Ardahan has been created, said, “How can we develop this a little more and carry out tourism for 12 months, how can we increase your shares in tourism, what can we do in the short, medium and long term? we are here to exchange views on this. ” used expressions.
The meeting was attended by the representatives of tourism sector, as well as the Rector of Kafkas University. Dr. Hüsnü Kapu, Sarıkamış Governor Yusuf İzzet Karaman, Mayor Göksal Toksoy, Provincial Culture and Tourism Director Hakan Doğanay and AK Party Provincial Chairman Adem Çalkın also attended.