The agreement to open the office of Visit Petersburg in Barcelona was signed on November 29, 2019 by representatives of the City tourist information Bureau and the national marketing center for tourism Visit Russia in Madrid.
According to the acting Chairman Of the Committee for tourism development of St. Petersburg Nana Gvichia, the first office of Visit Petersburg in Spain will provide local residents with all the necessary information about travel to St. Petersburg.
"The number of Spaniards visiting our city for tourism is increasing every year. We very much hope that the introduction of electronic visas, as well as the upcoming major sporting events will attract guests from Spain to our city, " said Nana Guiccia.
In the office of Visit Petersburg in Barcelona you will be able to get information not only about all kinds of travel to St. Petersburg,but also the rules of e-visa. Marlene Rodriguez, General Director of the national marketing center for tourism Visit Russia in Madrid, thanked the Committee for tourism development of St. Petersburg for close cooperation and expressed confidence that the opening of the office of Visit Petersburg in Barcelona will bring St. Petersburg closer to the cities of Spain.
The tourist office in Spain will be the eleventh information representation of the Northern capital abroad. Recall, tourist information offices of the Visit Petersburg format already operate in Paris, Hong Kong, Taipei, Tehran, new Delhi, Mumbai, Leipzig, Dubai, Rimini and Tokyo. They have established themselves as an effective tool to promote the Northern capital in the travel industry market.