Since 2004 she is General Manager at Estravel American Express LT, which is the fastest-growing tour operator and travel agency in Lithuania. Mrs. Gaveliene also leads National Tourism Business Association.
Consequently, the new president is perfect witness of Lithuania becoming a worth visiting tourism destination with fine infrastructure as well as high quality and wide range of touristic services. Also according to the European Travel Commission, it is the third year already Lithuania maintains the leading position in the EU in terms of the growth of inbound tourism flow and foreign visitor nights.
Lithuanian Chamber of Tourism is the biggest network of the country’s tourism service providers including travel agencies, tour operators, camp sites operators, hotels and restaurants operators, homesteads owners, castles and manors owners, SPA services providers, golf professionals.
Lithuanian Chamber of Tourism unites 9 main tourism industry players which are National Tourism Business Association, Lithuanian Golf Federation, Lithuanian Countryside Tourism Association, Lithuanian Camp Site Association, Lithuanian Resort Association, Lithuanian Association of Castles and Manors, National SPA Association, Lithuanian Hotel and Restaurant Association and Association of Private Medical Institutions in Lithuania.
The goals such as improving Lithuanian tourism image, raising inbound tourism flow, appropriate absorption of the EU support for tourism, launching and advertising new tourism products and services and further development of cultural, MICE, active and health tourism, are to be revealed as main in the future activities of the Chamber of Tourism of the Republic of Lithuania.