Tourism of Porto and North of Portugal has promoted a fam trip with Galician tour operators that allowed them to press hard relations with the neighboring country and to discover the heritage and the tourist products of North of Portugal. The fam trip, that developed between 23 and on October 25, relied on the participation of the directors of YU Travel, Halcon Viajes Galicia and Lugo and Five Sensations, that they were accompanied of the secretary of the Clúster Turismo of Galicia, Cesáreo Pardal. The initiative registers in the Memorandum of Understanding signed among Tourism of Porto and North of Portugal, Agrupamento Cooperação Territorial’s Europeu | Galicia – North of Portugal (GNP-AECT) and Tourism of Galicia and that has allowed visit Ribeira da PEna, Vila Pouca de Aguiar, Vila Real, Lamego and Tarouca, places in those who discovered her ethnographic wealth(richness), gastronomy and wines, active and thermal tourism, at the time that dynamics consolidation of the image and perception of the North of Portugal as tourist privileged destination(destiny) associated with the Tourism of Nature and to the Gastronomy and Wines.
” We have clear the importance of Spain, and of Galicia, for our aims. More than 60 % of our growth owes to to the internal market what shows us the importance of this collaboration. The suitable distribution of cross-border synergies, will allow us to increase our market share, to grow in number of tourists, to promote the increase of the average stay and to generate major return of the investments realized in the area of the Products Tourism of Nature and Gastronomy and Wines “, said the president of the TPNP, Melchior Moreira.