According to Kental Travel report, quoted by IRNA, Seyyed Mahmoud Hosseinipour added on Thursday at the opening ceremony of a tourism and accommodation complex in Babolsar: Our goal is to make Mazandaran a tourist destination for many Muslims in the world, especially tourists from Arab countries, and we will work hard to achieve this. did
He pointed out that many foreign tourists from the Persian Gulf countries are present in Kalardasht region of Mazandaran, and to increase the presence, infrastructure should be prepared according to the taste of foreign tourists in the province.
The governor of Mazandaran stated that by the end of the 13th government, the presence of 2 million foreign tourists in the province has been targeted and added: Currently, Mazandaran, despite having unique tourism capacities, receives 200 thousand foreign tourists annually.
Hosseinipour stated that our policy is to turn Mazandaran tourist hub of the Islamic world, and said: A significant part of the money that the countries of the region received from our countrymen through tourism projects is by attracting foreign tourists and the presence of tourists from the region to the country. We can return.
The governor of Mazandaran said: We have 3,600 villages in the province, and all our villages can be the focus of ecotourism.
Mazandaran tourist hub of the Islamic world with Development of Damavand mountain tourism plans
The top government official in Mazandaran added: About 36 tourism projects have been planned in Mount Damavand with the investment of the private sector, and with the realization of this, this peak will become the largest international tourism center.
He added: Every part of the geography of Mazandaran is a source of tourism, and we should make the most of these divine resources.
Hosseinipour added: “Mazandaran is the jewel of Iran’s tourism, and perhaps we have not been able to use even 10% of the tourism potential of this province so far.”
The governor of Mazandaran, stating that this province ranks first in the country in terms of tourist arrivals, said: 20 million tourists visited the province during Nowruz this year.
He continued: 21% of the country’s population reaches Mazandaran within three hours, and this human resource should be fully utilized for economic prosperity centered on tourism.