The event gathers tourist agents of the municipality and also to recognize the work of the sector in promoting Cardona.
Cardona yesterday celebrated the second edition of the Night of Tourism in an evening at the Cultural Park of the Salt Mountain served to take stock of the results of the year ending tour.
The Tourism Night attracted a wide institutional representation attended by President of the Regional Council of Bages, Agustin Comas, Deputy Tourism Provincial de Barcelona, Michael Horn and the Director General of Tourism, Jordi William Carnes. The mayor of Cardona, Ferran Estruch, presided over the ceremony, accompanied by the Councillor for Economic Development, Josep Tristan.
The mayor thanked the attendees Cardona their presence at the event and their work "when contributing to the promotion of tourism in the town." Estruch held data of visitors this year has reached Cardona has allowed to overcome the historical figure of 100,000 visitors by the end of the year. When all is still the Christmas season the three resorts that manages Cardona Historical Foundation (castle, salt mountain and historic center) have already registered 104 796 visits, 1 282 more than last year at this great dates.
Cardoní by the mayor, the results this year "demonstrate the good work done so far and allow us to be optimistic for the future." The marketing plan and marketing tourism products Cardona, the momentum of the tercentenary, online ticket sales and improved positioning in major tourist markets were the key factors that "have allowed to build a new tourism strategy that has been to position ourselves as one of the leaders of tourism in our country, "said Estruch.
Institutional representatives highlighted the work carried out by Cardona become an example for the promotion and tourism management and highlight the collaboration public when promoting projects to boost tourism. The Night of Tourism is organized by the City of Cardona and Cardona Historical Foundation and has the support of companies E2S, Migjorn Piteus Cots and Codina