Dear academicians and tourism stakeholders,

The Sustainable Tourism Congress was first held by Gümüşhane University Tourism Faculty on May 14-16, 2015 under the name of "Eastern Black Sea Region, Sustainable Tourism Congress". The congress held by Akdeniz University Faculty of Tourism for the second time in Adrasan/Kumluca/Antalya on April 28-30, 2016 under the name of “National Sustainable Tourism Congress”. In 2017, an international dimension was given to the congress' title as “I. International Sustainable Tourism Congress ", and it was held by Kastamonu University Faculty of Tourism, on November 23-25, 2017.

II. International Sustainable Tourism Congress will be hosted by Gumushane University, Faculty of Tourism again in 2018. Sharing your experiences and valuable research with us will provide an important contribution to the sector and us. In this context, we will be honored to see you among us on September 20-22, 2018 in Gümüşhane with the wonderful nature of the Black Sea.

Congress Organizing Committee