Middle East country, Cyprus boosts its tourism through music as the International Pharos Chamber Music Festival is going to launch on 31 May, 2018 to 6 June, 2018.
Cyprus Tourism Organisation is focusing to promote the culture to the visitors of the island. The promotion includes to show the excellence of arts events and galleries, festivals, museums and the like as an important part of their visit.
It is according to the tourism study, that in 2013 showed that 58.6 per cent of visitors said cultural tourism was an important criterion for choosing Cyprus, although only one in two had indeed gained experiences of cultural tourism.
Pharos festival is a meeting place for both locals and visitors; an event which lures any number of cultured, educated tourists to Cyprus with its world-class musicians and seamless performances. Over the years, it’s attracted more than 25,000 visitors, tourists from countries as far afield as Japan and Australia who look on the festival as the highlight of their cultural calendar.