Spa-Expo, the first & only Russian workshop representing wellness tourism for Russian travel professionals, will take place for the 5th time on the 20th of October, 2009 in Moscow at Holiday Inn Sokolniki hotel. The workshop is organized by MITS travel company, one of the major Russian tour operators for individual and VIP tourism.
Spa-Expo is held every year since 2005, the participants are national and local tourism boards, leading hotel chains and independent hotels, world famous thalasso, thermal and spa centers. In 2008 the number of participants reached 74, and more than 400 representatives of Russian travel agencies and tour operators attended the event.

“Spa-Expo” is a new level of quality for thematic workshops in Russia:

– target audience attracted by active promotional campaign (agencies definitely interested in wellness tourism)
– diversity of participants from all over the world (a variety of destinations and institutions – operators, spa centers, hotels, tourist boards…)
– dynamic structure (presentations of selected participants in addition to the workshop in a separate hall for 50 visitors)
– ambience of a spa center (relaxation music, free spa production samples for visitors…)

Among already confirmed participants for Spa Expo 2009 are: Le Meridien Limassol Spa&Resort (Cyprus), Maia Luxury Resort (Seychelles), German National Tourist Board, Hungarian National Tourist Board, Incorpore Medical Services Sarl (Switzerland), Gastein Tourism Board, Tourespana, Aldemar Hotels & Spa (Greece) and many others!

Apart from spa, for the first time this year organizers make a Golf-expo within Spa-Expo workshop and invite to participate hotels and operators offering golf facilities. Target audience interested in golf abroad will be invited to visit the workshop, widening the audience of the event.

If you need further information or have any questions, don’t hesitate to visit the workshop’s web-site , or contact organizers at +7 495 938 50 18,