Western Black Sea Development Agency (BAKKA) Deputy Secretary General Elif Acar, Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Ozgul Ozkan Yavuz visited, gave information about the train tourism project.
Acar stressed that the Western Black Sea Development Agency attaches great importance to the Giden Railway to Coal Project ve and that the Agency has carried out studies in various fields since 2016 for the realization of the project.
When Acar forwarded his invitations to the launch on the Zonguldak-Karabük line and asked for support for the implementation of the project, Yavuz said, Demiryolu I think that the project going to coal will provide important benefits to the region if the necessary physical conditions are met. We will be the followers of the project in the future. We are always ready to support ”.
ACAR: TRAIN TOURISM IS VERY IMPORTANT FOR THE WEST BLACK SEA REGION
Acting Secretary General of BAKKA Elif Acar said in his speech: amacıyla In order to reveal the current tourism and cultural potential and needs of the Western Black Sea Region, the Agency's Railway and Train Tourism Project Research Report and Promotion Catalog was prepared in 2016. In 2017, one of the different alternatives in the last part of the research report was selected and a tour organization called 'Journey to the Butterfly's Dream' was held. Social media phenomena, local guide, TÜRSAB officials, tour agencies, representatives of various public institutions and organizations and representatives of private sector enterprises were invited to the tour organization. In 2018, we held informational and introductory meetings with various corporate organizations for the realization of the project.
In order to ensure sustainable promotion in 2019, we created web site and social media accounts with the concept of Green Route 'and various promotional materials were prepared.
In September, we are planning a large-scale publicity organization to increase public awareness of the project and to ensure regular train tours to the Western Black Sea Region. We cooperate with the State Railways for the organization.
'WE WANT TO INCLUDE WEST BLACK SEA REGION TO TRAIN TOURISM ROUTES'
To increase the popularity of railway tourism in Turkey and this concept Taurus determined by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism in order to spread to other cities, Aegean, Pamukkale, Van Lake and the South Kurtalan as 5 of the new train tourism routes to the western Black Sea region would desirability of also including this. "
ÖZGÜL: FOLLOWING THE RAILWAY PROJECT TO COAL
Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Ozgul Ozkan Yavuz, as the Ministry of Tourism East Express has made great efforts to realize and announced that they have begun to receive the money.
Özgül stated that the projects that present their unique characteristics and experience in tourism destinations and points come to the forefront and that they support and support such projects as the Ministry, and that the project going to coal is an important project and if the necessary physical conditions are provided, the project will provide important benefits announced that they will be the followers of the project in the process.
Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Özgül Özkan Yavuz stated that they are ready for the necessary support through the Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism for the promotion of the Green Route concept of the Railway Project to Coal.
At the end of the meeting, Mr. Acar presented various local gifts to Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Mr. Ozgul Ozkan Yavuz and invited Yavuz to the region for the organization to be held in September.