Cancun, Mexico, June 2019.

The Dominican Republic was recognized as the “Best Destination in Latin America” in the PriceTravel Trophy, prizes awarded every year by the Mexican tour operator PriceTravel Holdings to the greatest exponents of tourism.

In this seventh edition, the country won the award for the excellent growth that destiny has had in all sales channels of the wholesale agency. According to the tourism barometer of the Ministry of Tourism during the first quarter of 2019 the arrival of Mexican travelers increased by 54.1% in relation to the same period of 2018, being the country with the highest visitor growth.

“We are very happy with the results we have achieved. Throughout 2018 we maintained a constant growth of Mexican tourists who visited the Dominican Republic and in 2019 we continue on an ascending scale thanks to the support of all our tourism sector allies who have bet and believed in the potential of this issuing market for our country ”Said Carolina Pérez, director of the Tourist Promotion Office (OPT) in Mexico.

Every year, the PriceTravel Holdings company delivers the PriceTravel Trophy recognition, rewarding its best business partners in the travel industry, with the aim of promoting high levels of quality, recognizing the trajectory of its leaders and fostering the competitiveness of the sector. “It is an honor to recognize the excellent work of the tourism sector. In PriceTravel Holdings we are very pleased and proud to deliver these awards to our friends and business partners, with whom we work hand in hand, day by day to always offer the best to our mutual customers, ”said Pablo Castro, Director of Marketing and Relations with PriceTravel Holdings providers.

It should be noted that in this edition PriceTravel evaluated more than 6 thousand hotels, suppliers and destinations according to their sales production during 2018. They were also recognized: Orlando as the best destination in North America; Cancun and Riviera Maya, as the best beach destination in Mexico and Zacatecas as the best city destination in Mexico.


Allan Wright