The country that hosts Petra, one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, has announced its participation in the new edition of the WTM London both physically and virtually next November as part of the government’s plan to boost tourism. 


The physical event will take place from November 1 to 3, while the virtual one will be from November 8 to 9 for those unable to attend. According to the event’s organizators, exhibitors from over 30 countries around the world have already signed up to participate in one of the most important travel fairs. 


The Managing Director of the Jordan Tourism Board, Dr Abdelrazzak Arabiyat, stated that WTM London is one of the important exhibitions that the Jordan Tourism Board and its members attend annually to network and meet with the tourism trade and media in the UK and internationally. The UK has always been a feeder market for Jordan and is one of the top markets that the Jordan Tourism Board focuses on”. 


He also pointed out that almost 60,000 English people visited the country in 2019, and commented that “Jordan is slowly recovering and tourism numbers are starting to pick up once again”.