United NationsDepartment of Economic and Social Affairs Sustainable Development

World Tourism Day 2017 Official Celebration

Doha, Qatar


This year’s World Tourism Day, held on 27 September, will be focused on Sustainable Tourism – a Tool for Development. Celebrated in line with the 2017 International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the Day will be dedicated to exploring the contribution of tourism to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).