The “Albanian Tourism Union” association was founded in 2005 and it’s an independent association which has as its mission and purpose the protection of rights and interests of all subjects that operate in the field of tourism.
Chairman of the association is Mr. Rrahman Kasa, one of the founders of this Association. Its activity is based on the Statute drafted since its establishment in 2005 and last modified by the General Assembly in February 2016.
The Albanian Tourist Union is one of the main contributors to the development of the Albanian tourism industry and since its foundation up to now continues to be a major force for tourism development and also playing an important role in the sector of economy and resources through an interaction between social and economic sectors, coordinating joint state and private business efforts to make it possible to increase its members’ incomes.
Since its foundation around 600 subjects have joined the association.
The Association is an active structure at the level of the Albanian Tourism Chamber and organized with sectors and branches throughout Albania. The association is composed of several Incoming tour operators with the potential and experience to handle and host a significant number of tourists from different countries of the world.
Currently many of these operators are collaborating with well known international operators from different countries such as Poland, Sweden, Norway, Germany, Denmark, Japan, Italy, Czech rep etc.