Discover Puerto Plata Market Place is a tourism fair that seeks to promote adventure tourism and incorporate new tourist destinations in the North Coast of the Dominican Republic, such as Santiago, Constanza, Jarabacoa, Montecristi and Puerto Plata, Rio San Juan. Discover MarketPlace is organized by the Tourism Cluster of Puerto Plata, who announced that the exhibition in its fourth edition will be held in the resort facilities of Holidays Lifestyle Vacation Resort in Cofresi, on 7th, 8th and 9th of October under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism.
Maximo Iglesias, President of the cluster assessed the growth and consolidation that the fair has taken on the , which has become one of the most important tourism marketing platforms in Dominican Republic and thanked the support of the Ministry of Tourism, which again adds as an official sponsor of the event. Jakaira Cid, executive director of the institution said that “from USA, Europe, Central and South America once again support this initiative, as well as new tourism professionals from Central Asia and the Middle East that joined this year ” .
This trade show will bring together more than 100 exhibiting companies; about 150 international tour operators; Press and delegations from different countries, said Cid. He added that “the date was chosen on purpose close to the historic event that will result in the arrival of cruise ship Carnival Victory on October 6th, with which Carnival Cruise Lines will begin operations in Puerto Plata, after decades of absence of this tourist activity in this area” . Deputy Minister of Tourism for the Northern Region, Julio Almonte stressed the “importance of this event is to consolidate the province as a tourism product.” Delegates of real estate projects from Sosua and Puerto Plata will be present, also international villa rental agencies.
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