Under the motto "Sliven - experience the history, feel the nature", the stand of the Municipality welcomes visitors to the 39th edition of the International Tourist Exhibition "Vacation and SPA Expo", Sofia. The country's most prestigious exhibition was held in the period February 15 - 17, 2023, at the Inter Expo Center and was organized by Prim Expo, in partnership with Urbo Studio, under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Bulgaria.
A team of representatives of the cultural institutions in the city - Dr. Simeon Tabakov Regional History Museum, Dimitar Dobrovich Art Gallery and Tuida Fortress presented Sliven as a tourist destination with an emphasis on the rich cultural, historical and natural heritage and opportunities for experiences in the region . The stand of the Municipality was among the most attractive and most visited at the exhibition.
The Deputy Mayor for Economic Development, Stoyan Markov, welcomed the official guests who visited the Sliven stand. These were H.E. Gazi Hamed Alfadli - Ambassador of Kuwait to Bulgaria, Dr. Ilin Dimitrov - Minister of Tourism, Plamen Slavov - Deputy. Minister of Culture and Mrs. Yordanka Fandakova - Mayor of Sofia Municipality, who gave a positive assessment of the Municipality's efforts for the development of tourism in the region.
Participation in the tourist forum is financed by the Tourism Development Program of the Municipality of Sliven.