Belgrade to host international tourism fair


The 31st edition of Belgrade’s International Tourism Fair is to take place from February 26 to March 2, 2009 at Belgrade Fair.

Organizers of the event have confirmed that this year’s gathering will feature national and regional tourist organizations, as well as those of cities, ministries, associations, tourist industry associations, tour operators and travel agencies, tourist attractions and events, representatives of the hotel management and catering industries, equipment, educational institutions in tourism, insurance companies, and modern technologies in tourism and booking systems.

As an incentive, a part of this year’s event is a travel offer with the relevant fair event discount, organizers said.

The Tourist Organization of Serbia has confirmed it will launch a new program to attract young travelers, which “stresses the cultural heritage; modern and pop culture; and arts, clubs, festivals, and other entertaining events.”

The fair will be open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.