Montreal, March 29, 2019. The Dominican Republic participated as the official destination sponsor in ExpoGolf Montréal 2019 consumer fair, held in Laval, Quebec, from Friday, March 15 to Sunday, March 17. The Caribbean destination stood out among more than 120 exhibitors for having some of the top Golf courses in the world. Their exhibitor booth featured detailed information on golf courses in the DR, and enriched the visitor experience by offering tastings of typical Dominican desserts and giving attendees a chance to win a Golf trip to the DR, which was the main prize drawn at the event. Recognized hotel brands such as MAJESTIC Resorts, Emotions by HODELPA, BAHIA PRINCIPE & CASA DE CAMPO accompanied the DR as co-exhibitors at the fair.
“Our participation in this event offers us the opportunity to promote and educate attendees about the vast golf offerings in the Dominican Republic: the diversity and complexity of our courses, with products for golfers of all levels. With the beauty of our country, accommodation options and incredible leisure activities, we have, without a doubt, the best offerings for golfers in the Caribbean” explained Cosette Garcia, director of the Tourism Promotion Office in Montreal.
This annual event, organized by the National Association of Golf Course Owners of Canada (NGCOA) has an attendance of more than 15 thousand, including professionals and fans of this popular sport. As one of the most visited golf events in Quebec, it is a great marketing opportunity for golf products and destinations.
About the Dominican Republic
Well known for off-the-beaten-path excursions, rich culture, endless amenities and year-round perfect climate, Dominican Republic is a place like no other. Easily accessible via a direct flight from most major airports, it is an ideal oasis for celebrities, couples and families alike. From hiking trails to undiscovered beaches and world-class golf courses, here you can renew in our luxurious and diverse accommodations, explore ancient relics of centuries past, revel in Dominican fare, or enjoy ecotourism adventures in our magnificent national parks, mountain ranges and rivers.
Surrounded by the Caribbean Sea on the south and the Atlantic Ocean on the north, Dominican Republic features a variety of sports, recreation and entertainment options, exclusive cultural experiences like dancing, carnival festivities, plus Dominican specialties such as cigars, rum, chocolate, coffee, amber and larimar. Between adventurous Puerto Plata, lush Samaná, historic Santo Domingo, sunny Punta Cana, luxe La Romana, bustling Barahona and more, each area has something for every type of traveler and budget.
In addition to its uncharted experiences coast to coast, the country has also generated a worldwide reputation for its warm, and hospitable people. With eight international airports and nine distinct ecological zones it has never been more accessible or appealing to explore Dominican Republic. To learn more and begin planning your trip visit the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism’s official website at:
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