The Slovak Tourist Board

The Slovak Tourist Board was set up by the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic in September 1995. It is a non-commercial organisation for marketing, promotional and educational activities in the interest of tourist development in Slovakia

The main tasks of the Slovak Tourist Board are:
  • to assist in the development of tourismto achieve the goals of economic prosperityto protect the environment to protect living standardsto do market research with a focus on motivational research for tourism to Slovakiato create the conditions for product sale of Slovakia as a tourist destinationto launch press and audio-visual releases promoting the tourist image of Slovakiato provide press and media with regular informationto organise press conferences in Slovakia and abroad to participate at international tourist exhibitions and fairsto establish representatives abroad
  • to co-operate with the private sector, government authorities, trade associations, tourism related services and educational establishments associated with tourism in Slovakia and world-wide