The country’s tourism institute and representatives of nine tourism operations are seeking customers in Buenos Aires. The country is represented in the Feria Internacional de Turismo there.
The Instituto Costarricense de Turismo said that about 44 percent of the 83,000 visitors to the Argentine fair are managers or owners of tour agencies. The country gets
about 18,000 to 19,000 tourists from Argentina each year, the institute said. The fair began Saturday and runs through Tuesday.
Being represented are Doubletree Resort by Hilton in Puntarenas, Travel Excellence, Hotel Balmoral, Discovery Travel, Hotel Ramada Plaza Herradura, Radisson Europa Hotel, Gray Line Costa Rica, Real Intercontinental Hotel & Club Tower and Costa Rica Sky Adventure, said the institute.