The tourism web portal “Visit Ukraine” (“Visit Ukraine”) with information about tourist possibilities of regions and cities of Ukraine in foreign languages should start in the last quarter of the current year.

His creation in such a time frame approved by the Ministry (order No. 958) at the end of June the action plan in 2017 to implement the Strategy of development of tourism and resorts up to 2026.

The development of the portal, in addition to the Ministry of economic development, will be engaged in the Ministry of ecology and natural resources and local Executive bodies.

For the fourth quarter of the current year is planned the establishment of an interactive database application of information about tourist and recreational resources of Ukraine for the formation of a national network of tourist routes .

According to the order, in particular, is also planned to create tourist information centres for independent travelers and to develop the concept of preservation and development of narrow gauge Railways as an important tourist objects.

The Ministry also expects that the Ministry of infrastructure and the regional state administration will improve the organization of logistics between regions.

As reported, the Cabinet on 16 March approved the Strategy of development of tourism and resorts for the period up to 2026, which would increase the number of foreign tourists, 2.5 times, and the internal five-fold and their expenses while traveling in Ukraine up to UAH 80 billion. Also, the strategy envisages that by 2026, in Ukraine the number of jobs in tourism will increase – five times the number of subjects of tourist activity will increase five times, tourists will spend while traveling in Ukraine up to UAH 80 billion.