The promotion launched by the Ministry of Tourism of the Nation reaches retired or over 60 years to travel by Argentina. Hotels, tour packages, flights and long-distance buses with discounts up to 50%.
The coordinator of the Ministry of Tourism of the Province, Jorge Mauger and the director of Social Tourism, Eleonora Gallardo met with the leaders of chambers and associations in the tourism sector, to share the information provided by the Ministry of Tourism of the Nation about promotion for retirees and current salteñas companies can join the initiative.
According to the information provided by the national body, with this promotion retirees can access discounts of up to 50% in different tourist services attached.
The program seeks to develop competitive conditions for the domestic market, coupled with a financing scheme to facilitate access to services and with a strong component of social tourism, which provide incentives to social sectors that do not have frequent access to tourism services.
The campaign proposes benefits in low season oriented elderly (pensioners and people over 60 years) and their families, for travel throughout the country, between 15 October and 15 December 2016.
Airlines Argentines and LATAM offer a 30% discount on published rates. Long-distance buses.CELADI (Business Chamber Long Distance -Omnibus-) up to 30% off, Omnibus CATAP (Argentina Chamber of Automotive Transportation Passenger) of AAETA (Argentina Association of the Automotive Transport) and CEAP (Business Chamber of transportations Passenger).
Hotels belonging to FEHGRA (Federation of Hotels and Restaurants of the Argentina Republic) and AHT (Hotel Association of Tourism of Argentina) will present up to 40% and those of AHRCC (Association of Hotels, restaurants, bars and cafés) up 30% discount, the same percentage that Parcels Argentina Federation of Associations of Travel and Tourism.
A great acceptance of retirees is expected, since in our country they are the ones who make the most trips to the interior of the country throughout the year.
This measure is of utmost importance, since it rewards the effort of the greatest, who have given everything for future generations. And at the same time it promotes the promotion of the whole country at the tourist level, demanding to each province an important investment in the tourist platforms. It is also very important for the economy of the native inhabitants of the main tourist points of the region and contributes to the potential tourist sites less frequented.
This measure is expected to be successful at the national level.