21-23. Sept. 2016, Calimanesti-Caciulata     

 PRESS RELEASE                 

 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.



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