Naples, the capital of Mediterranean tourism


Countdown to the eighteenth edition of the BMT – Mediterranean Tourism Exchange – to be held at Mostra d’Oltremare of Naples April 4 to 6. The fair, organized by the Progecta of Angioletto de Negri, is the focal point of the tourist area of the Mediterranean and takes place at a strategic moment before the Easter holidays and what are called the Bridges of Spring (Liberation Day 1 May).

Preserve, as always, its characteristic of B2B trade fair, with two days dedicated to the industry, but also one open to the public. Three days in all during which there will be 450 exhibitors, 15,000 travel agencies and over 250 buyers from all over the world interested in the “Italian product”.


In the five halls of the Overseas Exhibition of Naples , with more than 10 thousand square meters available, exhibitors are divided into two very specific areas.

The first is reserved for the “Outgoing” with tour operators, airlines, shipping, ferries and the segment of the cruises with more than 30 famous names in the tourism sector that give the exhibition a rate offering quality never before attained in Naples.

In the second, then, focus the insiders of the Incoming with organizations, including the regions of Campania, Puglia, Basilicata, Sicily, Calabria (the five regions of the covenant of convergence), in addition to Lazio, Umbria and Emilia Romagna that will promote the their bids to do.

In Hall 3a, however, are held 4 workshops for the product offering Italian: Incoming, Spa & Wellness, Incentives & Congresses and Tourism Association, the actual bag which held for trading confidential foreign tour operators and Italian operators that illustrate and present their packages. A peculiarity that in Italy only Naples is ample space and specialization so as to be able to make the flagship of the Incoming. Tour operators come to Naples from China, Brazil, Japan, Argentina, USA, Russia, Scandinavia, India, Germany, France, Great Britain, Austria and, for the first time, also from Korea.

An exceptional opportunity for the City of Naples will present the May of Monuments.

New attendance at the 2014 BMT are those of a global leader who has Swiss Diamond Resorts offers luxury in the Indian Ocean with the packages to the Seychelles, Zanzibar and Oceania, the Sultanate of Oman (Arabian Peninsula), which debuted on the Stock Exchange of Naples fascinating tourist in the land of the Queen of Sheba, and made ​​a special tour dedicated to the Greek island of Santorini.

But they are also a lot of new stuff that you will find the three-day exhibition in Naples as the first conference on Network of travel agencies in the network, a new way of purchase of tenders tourist in Italy who sees the accession of 70% of travel agencies that operate throughout the country.


Building on the success of the first edition last year BMT new appointment in partnership with the leading tour operator Twizz gay tourism, with the area “Gay Friendly” where tenders are submitted to a dedicated and specialized tourist segment in turmoil and in constant development, especially in Italy is one of the markets grew faster in Europe.

Mediterranean Tourism Exchange 
4/6 April 2014
Mostra d’Oltremare, via John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 54, Napoli