The Third Alternative Nature and Adventure Tourism Fair (AVENTURATE) will take place May 16-17 in Santo Domingo’s National Botanical Gardens.
The fair will feature community eco-lodges, eco-boutiques, rural tourism projects, eco-tourism and adventure tour operators, cultural tourism, artisans and food stands.
“AVENTURATE 2015” is organized by the Dominican Tourism Competitiveness Consortium (CDCT). The goal is to help small tourism companies present their particular offers to local and international companies and individuals. In total, some 50 companies are expected to participate.
“AVENTURATE 2015” is the only alternative and sustainable tourism event held in the country. Various companies provide interesting summer vacation packages for national and international guests.
The event will encourage the exchange of experiences with entrepreneurs, business opportunities, and educational talks on various ecotourism-related issues.
Organizers will also provide guests with food tasting events, raffles, cultural shows, bird watching activities and an exhibit of Dominican arts and crafts.