21-23. Sept. 2016, Calimanesti-Caciulata
The Romanian MARKET and WORKSHOP for BALNEAL TOURISM is the single event specialized on balneal tourism in Romania; this year, the 12. edition, will be held, in Calimanesti-Caciulata, Cozia Hotel, between 24th -27th Sept. 2016. The event is itinerant, each year in another spa-resort, offering the opportunity to present their potential and infrastructure. The event is organized under the High Patronage of the president of the Romanian National Tourism Authority – the official body for tourism.
- each year representatives of the World Tourism Organization, ESPA, from national association from Austria, Germany, Poland, Italy, Turkey, Spain, Hungary, etc. honored the event and present important subject
- participants : balneal companies, travel agents, specialists, media representants, etc.
- the event has two parts :
- an exhibition of hotel and spa-center owners and companies, travel agencies, distributors of equipment and technology for balneal tourism and related activities, tourism schools, etc. …. and
- an workshop, where personalities and specialists from Romania and different European countries are presenting last information about hot subjects of common interest
- the main themes for the 2016 edition are: legislation in the field in Romania and other countries, introducing the DMO concept, success tourism brands of other European countries , necessity of international standards, professional qualification, opportunities of spa and wellness sector, the role of cooperation between travel agencies and spa owners, etc.; debates are following
- representatives of the local authorities are invited too, in order to make an exchange of information
- the second day (23.9.) is dedicated to discussions between hotel and spa managers and travel agencies, as main partners for the sector
- a large program of visiting the hotel, spa centers and aqua parks s in the Calimanesti-Caciulata resort and in the area is also prepared.
Welcome to Calimanesti-Caciulata, Romania!