Ministry of Ecology: Azerbaijan’s ecotourism concept to be ready in 2 months
Baku, Azerbaijan, March 1
Azerbaijan will develop its ecotourism concept within two months, said Hikmat Alizade, director of the Department for Biodiversity Conservation of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan, Trend reports.
He added that work in this direction is being carried out in cooperation with foreign experts.
“Foreign experts, who recently came to Azerbaijan at the invitation of the State Tourism Agency, were familiarized with national parks. They really liked our parks. An expert from the Czech Republic will come in April, who will help carry out relevant work in national parks."
The director stressed that interest in ecotourism is growing in Azerbaijan.
Saying that Azerbaijan has a potential for the development of ecological tourism, Alizade added that the entrance to the national parks costs 2 manats, and some services are free of charge.