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Dominican Republic Tourist Board

Puerto Plata Tourism Fair

Location: Dominican Republic
Event type: Trade Fair

Discover Puerto Plata Fair Scheduled for October 2017

The sixth annual Discover Puerto Plata Market-Place Fair will take place 4-6 October 2017, at the Blue Jack Tar Hotel in Playa Dorada, the beautiful resort situated in Puerto Plata, in the country’s north coast.

This important tourism event is organized by the Tourism Cluster of Puerto Plata and sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism. All scheduled business meetings will take place for the first time in the Playa Dorada Resort, the country’s first tourism resort which first opened in the 1980s.

The theme of this year’s Fair will be sustainable tourism, in support of the World Tourism Organization’s drive to build and strengthen a more responsible and committed tourism sector. The Fair brings together all tourism sectors, including tour operators and travel agencies.

During the fair dozens of meetings take place between tourism-service providers and potential customers.


For further information on the destination please contact: Esther Smith: Tel/fax: 01962 711239 – Mobile: 07768901197 - Website: – high res photographs – 

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