When Is World Tourism Day

What is World Tourism Day?

The United Nations World Tourism Organization celebrates World Tourism Day on September 27 every year. The date September 27 for World Tourism Day was incorporated in 1970 when the Statutes of the UNWTO were considered as the milestone in global tourism.

The Importance of World Tourism Day

World Tourism Day displays the vital importance of tourism within the international neighborhood and to reveal how it develops social, cultural, political and economic values worldwide. The main intention of this day is to raise awareness on the role of international tourism. International tourism can be the best source of revenues for some countries like Egypt, India, and Philippines etc. Hence World Tourism Day promotes good awareness to develop tourism concerns worldwide.

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