Four Transcarpathian festivals got to the top 100 tourism events of the year
Mukachevo festival "Red wine," Uzhgorod "Transcarpathian Beaujolais", Uzhgorod regatta and "Silver tatosh" held this year for the first time in Chynadieve Castle St. Miklos were included to the top 100 events of the tourism industry in Ukraine in 2012.
October 12 at the conference TRAVEL MARKETING 3D, which was held within the International Travel Market "Ukraine 2012", the list of 100 best events of Ukraine was published. This list of 100 best events for Ukrainian tourism from now on will be formed annually by the Council for Tourism and Resorts based on expert reviews and survey of the professional sector.
Tthe final list included cultural, musical, culinary, sporting events, which took place between November 2011 and October 2012 in all regions of the country. Quotas for regions were defined based on the amount of tourist flows, the very events for the final list were proposed by local authorities, hotels and tour operators of national tourism, journalists and experts - generally over 100 respondents and experts were involved in rating.
Neighboring to Transcarpathia Lviv region was represented in the list with eight festivals in the city and 2 in the region. This suggests that we need not only to raise the level of Transcarpathian festivals above barbecue-kitch but also to provide proper promotion and advertising.