18 Apr 2017


Panoramic photo of Barcelona from Montjuïc

2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism.

Barcelona, has a long trading tradition and extensive experience in organizing great events. It is a dynamic, welcoming city and one of the major economic and business centres of Mediterranean Europe, actively engaged in the European community market and Latin America. Around 4.5 million inhabitants live in its metropolitan area.
Thanks to both its privileged position on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea and its economic, social and cultural dynamism, Barcelona’s influence extends over a wide area in southern Europe.

The Catalan capital has turned innovation, technological development, design and top quality service into basic elements of its identity.

Barcelona is a modern cosmopolitan city, which has managed to preserve an important cultural, architectural and monumental historic legacy.

Barcelona has a modern hotel infrastructure and boasts first rate shops and leisure, cultural and tourist attractions. The climate is Mediterranean, with mild winters and warm summers. The city has over four kilometres of beach and is very close to the Costa Brava and the ski resorts of the Pyrenees. It is a first class tourist destination that can host all kinds of exhibitions and events such as the biannual editions of Construmat or the Automobile Barcelona. This year have an extraordinary dimension to match the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, declared by World Tourism Organization – UNWTO.

Bus transport companies, specialized in tourism services and events such as Avant Grupcan make the visitor enjoy a welcoming experience.

Avant Grup.- Coach and Cars hire in Barcelona.

We are committed to the environment conservation that is why we encourage a rational usage of the resources.

Avant Grup, is always aware of environmental needs and climate change, backed by European legislation it provides in their buses with the Euro VI engines, a new generation for buses with zero CO2 emissions.

Shows and Fairs in Barcelona

From 21th to 23th April will be held a new edition of BTravel – Tourism Hall Saloon that this year coincides with its 25th anniversary. As a novelty, Industrial Tourism and Glamping are presented as new areas of experience, and a trip for gastronomy in the B-Delicious area, which offers a great variety of tastings from one euro.

From 11th to 21th May will take place the Automobile Barcelona, which takes place on a biannual editions and this year is very innovative. The traditional International Motor Show becomes the new Automobile Barcelona. It will be the first oportunity to unite the latest news and technology of the connected vehicle.

From May 23th to 26th you can visit the Barcelona Building Construmat which has become the only fair event that includes all sectors of construction and has also become the international benchmark in innovation and a business and knowledge forum.


You can consult the 2017 calendar of fairs and events on the web FiraBarcelona


Fuente.- Turisme Barcelona / Fira Barcelona.


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