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World Tourism Day Event

Niantic has announced a brand new event for Pokémon GO. The World Tourism Day Event. Per the official announcement:

Happy World Tourism Day! In partnership with the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), we are celebrating the first-ever World Tourism Day event in Pokémon GO! For this upcoming week, we’ll be celebrating exploration with a special in-game event.

World Tourism Day Event Info

WORLD TOURISM DAY EVENT
Event Date:Thur., Sept. 26, 2019, at 1 p.m. PDT (GMT −7) to
Tues., Oct. 1, 2019, at 1 p.m. PDT (GMT −7)
New Features:

New shirt! Check out a new United Nations World Tourism Organization T-shirt, available in the Style Shop!
Region-limited Pokémon available in Eggs! The following Pokémon will be available in 5 km Eggs in their respective, real-world regions: Farfetch’d, Kangaskhan, Tauros, Heracross, Corsola, Volbeat, Illumise, Torkoal, Zangoose, Seviper, Lunatone, Solrock, Tropius, Relicanth, Pachirisu, Mime Jr., Chatot, Pansage, Pansear, Panpour, Heatmor, and Durant.
Event Features:




Mime Jr., the Mime Pokémon, will be making its debut in Pokémon GO! It will be available in 5 km Eggs in Europe. If you’re lucky, you might hatch a Shiny Mime Jr.!
Shiny Pokémon rivals spotted! If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny Zangoose or a Shiny Seviper in the wild in their respective, real-world regions!
Decreased Stardust costs for trading! Trading Pokémon will cost 1/4 less Stardust.
Spin PokéStops for extra XP! Spinning PokéStops during this event will earn you 2× the regular amount of XP.
Specially themed Field Research tasks will be available for a limited time during this event.

Limited-Regionals in Eggs

Regional Pokémon can be hatched from 5k eggs. Please take note, you can only hatch regionals from the region you are in. Regionals gonna regional.
REGIONAL POKÉMON IN 5K EGGS (IN YOUR REGION)​​

Mime Jr. Debut

The bebe clown mime is finally here! But, it’s restricted to Europe only, so if your in the Americas or APAC, plan a vacation?

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New Shiny Pokémon

Two new shiny Regional Pokémon are becoming available. Europe, Asia, and Australia get Zangoose while North America, South America, and Africa get Seviper.

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Discounted Trading Costs

For the duration of the World Tourism Day event, trading will care a 1/4 off discount. Here are charts showing the normal and event Stardust costs for trading.

Good Friends
 NormalOwned
Shiny or
Legendary
Unowned
Shiny
or
Legendary
Event Cost7515,000750,000
Reg. Cost10020,0001,000,000
Great Friends
 Owned NormalOwned
Shiny or
Legendary
Unowned
Shiny
or
Legendary
Event Cost7512,000600,000
Reg. Cost10016,000800,000
Ultra Friends
 Owned NormalOwned
Shiny or

Legendary
Unowned
Shiny
or
Legendary
Event Cost751,20060,000
Reg. Cost1001,60080,000
Ultra Friends
 Owned NormalOwned
Shiny or

Legendary
Unowned
Shiny
or
Legendary
Event Cost7560030,000
Reg. Cost10080040,000

Double XP for Spinning PokéStops

Trainers will receive double XP for spinning PokéStops.

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50 XP100 XP

Research Tasks

For the duration of the event, Trainers can complete specially themed Research Tasks for rewards.

TaskReward
Make a new friend
Send 25 gifts to friends
Trade a Pokémon caught 10,000 km apart

*If your regional is Seviper you will get Zangoose & if your regional is Zangoose you will get Seviper.

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