Press Release
Gambian delegation takes destination marketing to another level in Italy from 16th.
23rd February, 2011

In line with the new marketing strategy, which seeks to increase awareness of destination Gambia through direct marketing, a high level delegation comprising senior officials of the tourism & travel trade, hoteliers as well as investment executives undertook a highly effective sales Blitz in Milan, Italy from the 17th.

- 23rd February, 2011.



The Gambia has unique qualities over many other destinations. It is only six hours away from major European destinations, there is no jet lag, and it is a popular and affordable winter destination attracting Tourists in search of sun, sand, and cultural experience of which this unique country has plenty.

Corporate Statement

To make The Gambia a World Class Tourist Destination and Business Centre.

Mission Statement

The GTA is dedicated to give the tourist a uniquely rewarding experience through an integrated high quality product/service offering that would promote responsible and valued partnerships in tourism for the socio-economic benefit of the Gambian people...

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