1 June 2021
Representatives of Spanish tourism agencies, who are inspecting the world-famous tourism center of Cappadocia, will contribute to the tourism potential of the region as Turkey’s voluntary promotion ambassador.
Representatives of Spanish tourism agencies, who are visiting and examining Cappadocia, one of the important tourism destinations of Turkey, will contribute to the tourist potential of the region as Turkey’s voluntary promotion ambassadors in their countries.
Sector representatives, who rolled up their sleeves to increase mobility in tourism, continue to promote tourism destinations in Turkey. In this context, the representatives of the leading travel agencies of Spain, who were invited to Turkey, discovered the historical, cultural and natural beauties of Cappadocia after Istanbul, Pamukkale and Kuşadası. The Spanish delegation of 40 people, who visited the historical churches, chapels, monasteries and museums in Cappadocia, as well as the valleys covered with fairy chimneys and natural rock formations, admired the texture of the region.
Maria Jose Usero Vladivia, the owner of a tourism agency in Spain, said that they observed the high level of Covid-19 measures in Turkey, and that those who made holiday plans were enthusiastic about traveling to Turkey, which is a safe country. Voicing that they will tell about the beauties of Turkey by sharing the images and photographs they recorded in the areas they visited, Vladivia said, “The measures taken in Turkey during the Kovid-19 period are very good. It seems that the sector is well prepared in terms of tourism. The touristic centers here are very beautiful. Many people will visit Turkey in the coming period. “He will want to come and see it. We convey this safe environment to our people and our collaborators in the field of tourism,” he said.
Miguel Angel Crespo, on the other hand, stated that his trips were aimed not only at Spanish tourists but also all European travel enthusiasts to tourism areas. Stating that Cappadocia is very well known in Europe and that tourists want to participate in a hot air balloon tour at least once in their lives, Crespo said: “Our trip will not only be for Spain but also for a European level tourism. The fact that Spanish tourists are happy in such a beautiful place will affect tourists from other European countries and encourage them to come to Turkey The truth is that Turkey is a very safe destination for travel enthusiasts. Turkey is a very beautiful country, but I believe that Cappadocia is the most important gem of Turkey. When you come here, everything changes and there is a completely peaceful atmosphere. Spaniards know Cappadocia very well and want to experience hot air balloons riding “
Tourist Taner Aktaş, accompanying the delegation’s tour of Turkey, explained that European countries will open their doors to travel as of June 7, and Turkish tourism will recover in the short term, adding, “Turkey is always a popular country in tourism. If the number of visitors increases this year, it will increase 5-10 times more next year. “Tourism was at zero level due to the pandemic all over the world. Turkey is one of the countries that will quickly enter the top 5 in tourism,” he said.
Burak Koyuncuoğlu, who hosted the delegation at the rock-cut hotel in Ürgüp district, stated that reservations for accommodation facilities with safe tourism certificates have started. Emphasizing that Covid-19 measures are followed in the facilities, Koyuncuoğlu said, “I think that tourism will recover very quickly with the spread of the vaccine in our country. We receive many requests from the American and European countries. We expect a recovery from South East Asian countries by the end of the year.”