Dear organizers, guests and participants!
On behalf of Altai Region I am glad to welcome you at IX International Travel Fair “INTOURMARKET- 2014”!
Today tourism can be considered as a popular form of recreation, an effective way of discovering the world, a perspective sport and one of the largest highly profitable sphere of the world economy.
Russia, with its unique and exclusive tourism potential is actively integrating into the world market and is gaining credibility in the tourist community. “INTOURMARKET” is an effective business platform which annually brings together experts from the tourism industry from all over the world and most regions of the country. The fair creates the image of Russia as favorable tourism destination.
Participation of Altai Region in the exhibition in the status of the General Partner is an important event for the development of the tourism industry in the region. We are proud that we live on the territory with unique and affordable tourist resources.
Today Altai attracts thousands of travelers. The attractiveness of the region is growing from year to year, and each tourist season allows our guests to discover a very special charm of this beautiful region. They are attracted by the beauty of our nature, the purity of forests and rivers, multinational culture and availability of balneological health resources. And we aim at more people partake of this wealth.
I am confident that exhibition “INTOURMARKET-2014” will contribute to further development of the entire tourism industry in Russia, to creation of a competitive tourism product and its promotion in the Russian and foreign markets .
I wish the exhibition participants and guests promising business contacts and success in the implementation of their plans!
Altai Region Governor