World Tourism Day 2021

World Tourism Day was 28 days ago.

In 2021 World Tourism Day was on September 27th (monday).

World Tourism Day is a observance by the United Nations World Tourism Organization to recognize the important role tourism plays in contributing to the development of tourism, sustainable tourism and to provide a platform to share best practices, knowledge and experiences.

The United Nations World Tourism Organization has been working for years on Tourism as a tool of development. Its current focus is sustainable tourism. By sustainable tourism, it means “Tourism that can meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of the planet to meet the needs of future generations, while also ensuring the protection of the planet’s biodiversity and natural resources”.