The power of Holy Week of Viveiro and Ferrol was presented at Fitur as an opportunity for cultural and gastronomic tourism especially in spring. The mayors of both cities presented at the International Tourism Fair an offer that proposes to both cities, and by extension, Galicia as perfect options for spring tourism. In the case of Ferrol, the city opted for the presentation of the Route of the Meninas of Canido, an artistic initiative that already has more than 200 paintings on the facades of buildings in the Canido neighborhood in Ferrol and which also has a Cultural event itself held in September. Some of the works can also be enjoyed in augmented reality thanks to a mobile app, Visuar (for Android and iPhone) that will allow us to see 18 of the digitized Meninas.
In addition, Ferrol was presented as an ideal tourist destination for active tourism, focused on practices such as paragliding or surfing. In this line has created a promotional video and a web www.ferrolactivo.es, with all the offer of activities and active tourism companies.
Holy Week of Ferrol and Viveiro
In addition, the only two Galician Holy Weeks were presented in Fitur, which have the recognition of Fiesta of International Tourist Interest, Ferrol and Viveiro, with special attention to the evolution of the fista over time.