The award was delivered on Wednesday, the 23rd, during Fitur 2019 in Spain. The state was represented by the Secretary of Tourism of Ceará, Arialdo Pinho, who received the prize from the hands of the CEO of Festuris, Eduardo Zorzanello and the president of Grupo Excelencias, José Carlos de Santiago. "This award is of great importance, an international recognition of this magnitude! An honor for the state of Ceará, which has been highlighting as baluarte of national tourism, "says Arialdo Pinho.
The award is a partnership between the Excelencias Group and the organizers of Festuris Gramado. The award was created nine years ago, to honor some institution, entity, organ or personality of tourism that has contributed decisively to the progress and development of tourism in Brazil.