The Provincial Tourism Board of Granada is a Provincial Council dependant body established in 1982. Currently it has three goals:
The board is chaired by the leader the Provincial Council of Granada and its work is controlled by the General Council, the Consultative Body and Territorial and Sectorial Departments. The provincial Administration is also represented in these bodies, as the Junta de Andalucía (The Regional Administration), trade unions, sindicates, the business community and financial bodies, town halls of the province and other public and private organisms related to turistic aspects.
The Provincial Tourism Board of Granada has the following organisational structure:
Since its setting-up, the Board has not ceased to publicise Granada’s range of tourism product to professional agents working in the sector and the media. At the same time, it has encouraged the province’s business people and politicians to carry out activities to stimulate improving infrastructure, services and the tourist opportunities on offer.
The Board’s final goal is to make the province’s tourism appeal known so that the number of visitors, from a whole variety of areas, should continue to increase. The following promotional activities are being carried out to support this:
Another aim is the touristic development of towns, villages and districts. For this purpose, the Board offers:
The Communication Department’s function is to promote Granada’s presence in the Spanish and international media, as well as to welcome journalists and professionals from the sector when they visit the province and to give them all the help they may need.
To do this the Communication Department facilitates the following to the media: