International exhibition EXPO 2016 will be held in Antalya, Turkey.
For the first time the EXPO will be held in Turkey. Turkey has got this opportunity because of past success: at EXPO 2008 in Zaragoza Turkish stand was awarded a silver medal for the best design, at EXPO 2010 in Shanghai Turkish exposition was visited by about 7 million people, thus Turkey ranked the 2-nd most visited exhibition grounds.
EXPO put its origin in 1851. This cultural, historical, scientific and technological important event EXPO was first organized in the 19th century in England. Since 1939 EXPO exhibition has a specific theme. Organizers of Antalya EXPO have identified it as "Children and Flowers" with the main motto "A Green Life for Future Generations". April 23 is a celebration of children and childhood in Turkey.
Botanical EXPO 2016 will be held in Antalya near Aksu on a 112 hectares exhibition site. Shopping centres, Expo Hill, Expo Forest, the Expo Tower and Expo Lake will be built there. Now representatives of different countries are choosing for themselves the best platform and they are also actively preparing for the opening of the exhibition on April 23. The EXPO will be lasting for 192 days until the end of October. It is expected that more than 8 million people will visit the exhibition EXPO 2016 in Antalya.
Do not miss this important event for Antalya and Turkey. Shuttle buses will be organized for residents living in the surrounding areas from Kemer to Gazipasa. You can find the exact location of EXPO 2016 on our map.
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