Istanbul was nominated for the 20th WFTGA General Assembly


The application to host the biennial general assembly meetings of the World Federation of Tourist Guide Associations (WFTGA), headquartered in Vienna and operating to raise professional standards since 1985, has been accepted. The application made by the Board of Directors of the History, Culture and Tourism Guides Association, which is a full member from Turkey, was received with the announcement made on October 31, 2021. Turkey’s competitors are Japan, Italy, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Kazakhstan and Malaysia.


A campaign that started 99 days before the decision continues on social media. Congress nomination website and social media accounts are below.