From April to October 2016 during more than 6 months Antalya will host the world exhibition EXPO-2016. The expo`s theme is “Flowers and Children”.
EXPO is the largest cultural, historical and educational social event of global importance.
Many tour operators, agencies and air carriers will be involved in this unique tourist event. For first all neighbour countries of Turkey want to participate in it, for second a visit to EXPO-2016 will be included in the program of summer holiday in Turkey. The tourist industry consider EXPO-2016 as an opportunity to create tourist programs of family, children and cognitive tourism.
For now the organizers of EXPO-2016 invite everyone to be a volunteer according to the official site of the World Fair. Everyone who really want to get this job can fill out the contact form and if they will interest the organizing committee they will be invited to work as the volunteers.
It is assumed that 8 million of local and foreign tourists will visit the EXPO-2016 in Antalya during 6 months of its performing. The event will be held in Aksu on an exhibition area of 112 hectares. EXPO will be devoted to environmental education of the younger generation: green city and conservation of the natural environment, environmental initiatives, gardening and flowers. The symbol of the EXPO will be a peony.