The directors of Expoturismo, the largest tourism and travel fair in the northern region of the country, announced that everything is ready to celebrate its silver jubilee, from June 3 to 5, at the Hodelpa Gran Almirante Convention Center.
This was announced by Ramón Paulino and Yomaris Gómez, president and executive director, respectively, of Expoturismo, during a press conference called to offer details of the 25th edition of the fair.
Paulino informed that the 25th anniversary celebration will be dedicated to the excellent management carried out by the Dominican Republic’s tourism authorities, in the person of Minister David Collado, who has deserved the recognition of countless international institutions for the successful tourism recovery plan implemented to face the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic, achieving a historic recovery of this sector and repositioning the country as leader in tourist arrivals in the Caribbean.
She thanked the Ministry of Tourism, the Hodelpa Hotel Gran Almirante, the City Council of the Municipality of Santiago, Casa Brugal and the Cibao International Airport for the support they have received throughout this time to develop the mission of strengthening and promoting national tourism from Santiago and the Cibao region, as a destination and sustainable tourism market of the Dominican Republic.
Yomaris Gómez, the director of the vacation fair which brings together the main companies of the country’s tourism sector, informed that the main hotel chains, tour operators, airlines, cruise lines, associations, clusters, artisans, emerging destinations and companies that recognize in this fair the scenario par excellence to promote their tourism products and services, have confirmed their participation in the event.
Gómez also presented the packed program that will be developed during the fair, which includes a series of activities such as the presentation of the new projects of the Holdelpa Hotels & Resorts chain, the wholesale tour operators Expet Travellers and Viajes AGT, which will present their most recent international circuits through South America, Europe and North America, as well as their national packages.
The Cibao International Airport will present its expansion plans that will more than double passenger handling through the air terminal and, likewise, the Office for the Development of Urban and Interurban Mobility Projects will present the complete route of the first monorail in the country and the Caribbean, as well as the cable car being built in the city of Santiago.
The XXV version of the Expoturismo fair is sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism, the Municipality of Santiago, Hodelpa Hotels & Resorts, the Cibao International Airport, Banreservas, Casa Brugal, the Santiago Hotel and Restaurant Association and the Clúster Santiago Destino Turístico, with the support of a varied selection of brands, companies and entities linked to the tourism sector.
Expoturismo is the largest tourism fair held in the northern part of the Dominican Republic since 1997, where every year the most important hotel chains, travel agencies and tour operators, national and international, offer their services with fantastic discounts for attendees.
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