WELCOMING THE TOURISTS AT ALL AIRPORTS
On the occasion of World Tourism Day 2017, the Ministry of Tourism in collaboration with all International and Domestic Airports in the Maldives, conducted special welcoming programs for tourists visiting the Maldives on 27th September 2017.
Airport staff wearing traditional outfits, welcomed the tourists with various cultural performances and offered the visitors welcome drinks traditional souvenirs. Airports were decorated with special banners.
Every year, the Maldives celebrates World Tourism Day with a week of activities which commences from 27th September, the World Tourism Day, under a theme set by UNWTO. This year’s UNWTO theme for World Tourism day is “Sustainable Tourism – a tool for development”.