Silk Road Region Plans New Food Tourism Conference



The World Tourism Organization, in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Azerbaijan Tourism Association, will host the “Flavours of the Silk Road: International Conference on Food, Culture and Tourism” at Baku’s iconic Jumeirah Bilgah Beach Resort.

The conference will be dedicated to highlighting the huge potential of the Silk Road region for food and intangible culture tourism. The Silk Road region is home to a rich diversity of food and cultural traditions. The conference will bring together representatives from tourism ministries, tourism officials and grass roots practitioners to discuss how the Silk Road destinations can enhance competitiveness through food tourism.
Silk Road Intl. Conference, silkroad.unwto.org/en/event/flavours-silk-road-international-conference-food-culture-and-tourism