Results of the visit to Jakarta: new hotels and special tours to Uzbekistan
Employees of Pilgrimage Tourism Department of the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan held meetings with representatives of Sahid Hotels & Resorts in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Investors were invited for considering investment projects, in particular, in the sphere of hotels for pilgrims. Following the meeting, the Uzbek side appreciated the potential of Sahid Hotels & Resorts and established arrangements for construction of hotels in Bukhara and Samarkand.
As reported by the Press Service of the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Haji & Umrah Sahid Tour company, which is also part of the Sahid Hotels & Resorts, is interested in development of pilgrimage tourism in Uzbekistan. The company plans to create a special tour package, which will include visits to the mausoleum of Imam al-Bukhari and the memorial complex of Naqshbandi. In addition, it is planned to build a hotel complex (from 100 to 200 rooms) in front of the mausoleum of Imam al-Bukhari.
Other areas of partnership are the sphere of education, namely, joint work with the Silk Road International Tourism University and the International Islamic Academy in Tashkent, with the College of Tourism in Samarkand. To date, agreements have already been signed with the International Islamic Academy in Tashkent and the College of Tourism in Samarkand.