Published on : Thursday, November 2, 2017
Albania and China have immense unexplored potential to help the tourism sector which has transformed into a main concern for Albanian government, Ardit Collaku, general director of Albanian National Tourism Agency (NTA) informed Xinhua in a written interview on Wednesday.
According to Collaku, Albanian government will render special significance toward building infrastructure in reaching the isolated areas with high touristic impact along with building eco-resorts along the coastline.
Consequently, he said Chinese companies had a chance to come forward and invest in this sector.
The director mentioned that Albanian government was giving strong emphasis on the growth and development of the tourism sector, which has tremendous potential.
“Being a strategic sector, Albanian touristic offer ranges from awesome cuisine and gastronomy, historical heritage sites like Apollonia, Berat, Gjirokastra, Butrint, cultural events, awesome coastline with turquoise beaches, hiking trails in the Northern Alps, visiting historical castles and museums and so much more,” Collaku said.
According to Collaku, Albania is a rising market and offers numerous aspects for the visitors to discover, like cuisine, bazaar and castles.
“We find their interest towards cultural heritage very appealing for our market where different packages are offered, ranging from visiting UNESCO world heritage sites such as Gjirokastra, Berat, Butrint to indulging yourself in the amazing gastronomy and also the stunning beaches of the Albanian Riviera,” Collaku said.