Viajes Iberia, Viajes Barceló and Viajes Halcón’s temporary joint venture awarded the 2011-2012 Europe Senior Tourism contract
18.07.2011. The temporary joint venture made up of Viajes Iberia, Viajes Barceló and Viajes Halcón has been awarded the contract by SEGITTUR to manage the Europe Senior Tourism programme for the October 2011-April 2012 season.
Andalusia, the Balearic Islands and the Region of Valencia, destinations for the third programme
14.07.2011. Europe Senior Tourism is forging ahead, and the latest trips for those over 55, subsidised by the Spanish government, will start up in October. This will be the start of the third season available to senior citizens in over 15 countries in Europe, and will be managed by Mundosenior.
The third programme will begin in October with 46,875 places, which can be extended up to 93,750, in the Autonomous Regions of Andalusia, Balearic Islands and Region of Valencia.
The documents for the third Europe Senior Tourism programme are published
(06/06/2011) The public contracting process to find a company to organise, manage, commercialise and execute the tours in the Europe Senior Tourism pilot programme began on Monday, 6 June. Any interested companies may present their bids before 27 June at SEGITTUR (Sociedad Estatal para la Gestión de la Innovación y las Tecnologías Turísticas, S.A.).
Winners of the social network competition
(06/06/2011). We are pleased to announce the winners of the "Have you got a travel blog?" competition launched on Facebook, as part of the promotional campaign in the second season of the Europe Senior Tourism:
Keith Jenkins, Roberta Santha and Isaura Marques.
Portugal, Spain and Poland meet in Lisbon to promote the seniors exchange system
(24/05/11) The president of SEGITTUR and the representatives of the Polish Ministry of Sports and Tourism have travelled to Lisbon to hold a meeting with INATEL, with the aim of promoting the common project European Senior Travellers, which involves a seniors exchange system in the low season.
Nearly 1,100 Polish tourists to travel to Ibiza in April and May with Europe Senior Tourism
(11/05/2011) Thanks to the charter operation between Warsaw and Ibiza from mid-April to the end of May, nearly 1,100 Polish tourists are going to visit the island on the second edition of the Europe Senior Tourism programme. The president of SEGITTUR and the Regional Minister of Territorial Policy and Tourism have visited one of the groups staying on the island.
The third Europe Senior Tourism programme is being prepared
(02/05/2011). The third Europe Senior Tourism programme of subsidised travel will start next October 2011. An open tender will be held shortly to employ a company to organise, manage and market the programme, in which the Autonomous Regions of Andalusia, Balearic Islands, Valencia and the Canary Islands are taking part.