BOGOTA, Colombia, March 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Throughout the initial virtual “Annual Tourism Forum in Canada,” introduced by ProColombia in February, it effectively facilitated 563 1-on-a person conferences, bringing together 52 Colombian Tourism Suppliers and 33 Canadian tour operators. The occasion centered on highlighting significant travel activities, sustainability, LGBT journey and purposeful conferences in Colombia through distinctive curated video information and reside panels with featured speakers together with Wade Davis – Canadian Anthropologist and Creator, Paula Vlamings – Chief Influence Officer of Tourism Cares, Christian Wolters – CMO at Tourradar, among other key speakers.
In accordance to ProColombia’s president Flavia Santoro, “Canada is a single of the most essential markets for positioning Colombia as a vacationer desired destination, which is why we determined to manage an distinctive event for Canada for the very first time. We want to keep on to form shut ties and create options for Colombian tourism organizations that have adapted their tourism choices to consist of biosafe, higher high quality, and sustainable ordeals.”
Encouragingly, there was a diversified interest in Colombian tourism with 5 Canadian provinces collaborating in the discussion board, as effectively as four of the 33 Canadian tour operators specializing in Asian-Canadian travelers, showcasing the numerous cultural need from Canadian individuals.
One of the most important highlights of the celebration was the “Sustainable and Liable Tourism, Further than Platitudes” panel, in which Tourism Cares, Wade Davis and ACOTUR (Colombian Affiliation of Dependable Tourism) applauded Colombia’s determination to sustainability in the tourism industry and highlighted the country’s efforts in generating a nationwide general public plan to remodel Colombia’s vacation market into a more environmentally and socially liable a person.
Other highlights of the forum incorporated a digital tour in which participants have been able to practical experience some of Colombia’s primary destinations these kinds of as Bogotá, Medellín and Cartagena. The audience, which include travel media, also knowledgeable the so-identified as “Coffee Baptism ceremony”, a exclusive event wherever they discovered to put together and love the greatest traditions and rituals of a Colombian cup of espresso.
In purchase to enable educate extra worldwide vacationers on Colombia’s all-natural wealth, ProColombia is continuosly operating to discover, adapt, and endorse regions with different ordeals, bringing them to the foreground and shining the highlight on Colombia’s exceptional belongings and sustainable tourism initiatives.
The articles developed for the occasion can be found on its formal web site and will be accessible for you to enjoy, until finally February 2022.