World Tourism Day, 27th September, is a global annual day of celebration where people world over join together to reflect on the importance and benefits that accrue from tourism. The event is promoted annually by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
In Uganda, the major celebrations this year will be held at the Source of River Nile in Jinja under the theme, “Tourism and the Digital Transformation”, with a month-long activities starting from 6th - 27th September 2018, providing an opportunity to different tourism stakeholders and the country at large to recognize and embrace the importance of digital technologies in tourism.
This year’s event will be flagged off with: -
Uganda Tourism Board will work closely with the Ministry of Tourism to spearhead the preparations of World Tourism Day in collaboration with other tourism agencies including UWA, UWEC, CAA, HTTI and the Private sector through its umbrella organization – Uganda Tourism Association (UTA), which will also play a major role in mobilizing the different private stakeholders and the tourism fraternity to actively participate in this year’s celebrations.
For More information please contact:
UGANDA TOURISM BOARD
6th Floor, Lugogo House,
Pot 42 Lugogo Bypass, Kampala
+256 486 660 500
+256 (0) 782 782 625, +256 (0) 752 435 296
OR send an email.