Following the actions of tourism promotion aimed at the Spanish market and as a result of the great success of last year's edition, Calella has participated one more year in the Expovacaciones Bilbao fair, under the Diputació de Barcelona umbrella and the brand "Barcelona askoz ere gehiago da "(Barcelona is much more).
Expovaciones is the reference event for the tourism sector in the Basque Country and one of the most important in Spain. During the last edition, 261 exhibitors participated and received a total of 76,500 visitors.
Calella takes advantage of this fair annually to publicize the city's tourist offer, prioritizing the presentation of the offer of Family tourism, Sports tourism, gastronomy, culture and nature.
The Spanish market remains as first in the ranking of overnight stays in Calella.
Calella is betting this 2019 to promote itself among the public of Spain, a market that remains the main destination market in 2018 with 449,524 travelers from this source, which represents 23.61% of the total number of tourists received by Calella. last year (1,903,649).
If we analyze the statistical data of the website calellabarcelona.com, we can highlight that the visits from Spain have grown by 35% in 2018, with respect to the previous year. The origin of the visits is mostly located in the city of Barcelona (+7.42%), followed by the city of Madrid (+6.93%) and Girona (+24.73%). In relation to the contents most visited by Spanish users include events, beaches, culture (things to do), the surroundings (near Calella), the lighthouse and shopping.