Turkey Online Academy 2017: travel professionals have tried out the high-end Turkish tourist product

The first-ever Turkey Online Academy 2017, dedicated to the organisation of high-quality leisure in the beloved country of Russian citizens, was held at profi.travel in May.

1 117 travel professionals from 30 cities of Russia and the CIS countries beefed up the knowledge about their favorite country, learned all about the top-ranked hotels, sightseeing programs of the best DMCs and peculiarities of the destination vip-sales.

7 participating companies ― the DMCs, Calypso Tour and Tangiers Travel, IC Hotels and Barut Hotels hotel chains, LUX* Bodrum Resort & Residences 5*, The Museum Hotel Cappadocia, Pera Palace Hotel Jumeirah ― presented all aspects of their tourist product at turkey.profi.travel. Travel professionals have received the latest information about the new and renovated hotels, the most extraordinary rooms in exquisite five-star hotels, exciting sightseeing tours in Istanbul and also exclusive entertainments at Aegean coast. The academy experts gave advice about the coming summer season 2017 in Turkey, update on the resorts news and how to make vacation truly unforgettable.

The most eagerly awaited were the Luxury Days, dedicated to the organisation of truly exquisite leisure in Turkey. On 24th and 25th of May, the travel professionals directed their attention entirely to the premium tourist product of Turkey: from boutique hotels and «living museum» hotels, yachting and wellness trips to lux tours.

Turkey Online Academy 2017 statistics:

7 exponents
1 117 attendees
700 unique visitors per day
815 registered visitors at every online presentation
5 940 viewers of Profi. Travel tips about flight program to Turkey resorts
12 355 viewers of the Editorial sales manual, dedicated to new and renovated hotels of Turkey


«Turkey Online Academy 2017» allowed exponents to:

  • Introduce the new spots for the premium leisure in Turkey
  • Present already popular resorts from the new side
  • Offer the novelties and sightseeing programs of the summer season
  • Run the virtual tour at new and renovated hotels
  • Highlight the key points of luxury-tours
  • Teach the travel professionals to work with requests of vip-tourists
  • Show how to combine leisure and beach activities in one tour

At any moment, every interested travel professional can familiarize himself with all the online academy materials, such as online presentations, videos, online booth information, destination catalogues, company news and detailed editorial sales manual of the Turkish tourist product.
Visit the Online Academy at turkey.profi.travel!