Tourism Promotion Council of Quintana Roo positions its destinations
During the Cancun Travel Mart, we interviewed Dario Flota Ocampo, General Director of the Tourism Promotion Council who detailed the current affairs of the region
Within the framework of Cancun Travel Mart, an event that ends today at the Cancun Convention Center, we had the chance to interview Dario Flota Ocampo, General Director of the Tourism Promotion Council of Quintana Roo. The official said: "the formation of our council was held on January 1 and replaced the tourist offices that were in Cancun, Rivera Maya and Costa Maya, thereby achieving greater efficiency in administrative spending and strengthening new destinations in the region" .
"The state has had a very good 2017 with 14 million visitors, Cozumel received 5.1 million visitors, while the remaining tourists have been in Cancun and Rivera Maya."
"This year has been a challenge because we started working with the new Council and we have achieved great growth in Colombia and Brazil, and new flights from the United States, Canada, Colombia and Turkey have also been announced."
"Regarding security, it is important to note that the destinations of Quintana Roo are at level 2 of the US Department of State qualification, we have been working hard with the consulate to ensure that visitors feel safe to come. well they have lowered reservations a little, we are putting into operation a plan with operators and a media agency in the neighboring country to promote and spread our destinations.