DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM - PORTO ALEGRE CITY COUNCIL
Brazil

                                                                                                                   

                                                                                                                            

The Porto Alegre Department of Tourism was created on October 10th, 2007 under the law 10.266, it’s the permanent structure for management and operation of a municipal policy in the sector, articulated nationally and internationally with the production chain linked to the sector and to the academic área.  

the city in 2012 recorded a significant tourist inbound growth at the airport , if compared to the ones in Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia and Sao Paulo, according to Embratur. it's placed fifth among the cities that hosted more international events in the country.

 

 

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