The Ministry of Tourism of the Dominican Republic Dominican will head the delegation that will attend the Fair of the Americas (ABAV 2012), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from October 24-26.
Brazil has become one of the fastest growing markets for Dominican tourism.
It currently stands in second place, in a list headed by Argentina.
During the first half of 2012 Brazilian tourists traveling to the Dominican Republic grew by 23%, jumping from 32,689 Brazilians tourists in 2011 to 40,384.
Last year the number of Brazilian tourists reached 76,625. Overall growth was reported at 106%.
Participants at the ABAV 2012 include tour operators, hotels, airlines, car rental companies, travel agencies, travel agents, press.
Viva Wyndham Resorts
Casa de Campo Resort
Holiday Inn Santo Domingo
Hard Rock Hotels
Princess Hotels & Resorts
Intercontinental V Centenario
Blue Travel Services Partener
Otium Tour Operator