For several years the destination "Paris Ile-de-France" has been the most visited tourist region in the world.
Widely popular for the diversity of its natural, heritage and cultural wealth, our destination offers visitors of all ages, from near and far, a wide choice of holidays – particularly short city breaks – and activities of all types, all year round.
The principal region for French art of living, it promotes the influence of the cultural values for which our country is internationally famous.
"Paris Ile-de-France" is also one of the youngest and multicultural regions in Europe and its creative energy in many fields ‒ design, fashion, music, etc – is constantly reinvigorated.
Tourism is one of its major business sectors. From an economic point of view, it represents about 600,000 direct and indirect jobs. A dynamic sector, the number of people it employs is also increasing at a rate of growth higher overall than other business sector. By creating employment, tourism also generates a lot of wealth. For instance, it alone generates nearly 10% of the region’s gross domestic product (GDP).
For more information visit: www.en.visitparisregion.com
THE PARIS ILE-DE-FRANCE REGIONAL COMMITTEE OF TOURISM
11, rue du Faubourg Poissonnière
telephone +33 173 04 83 06
CONTACT PERSON 1:
telephone +33 02 289 2513
First meeting of the new Executive Committee of NECSTouR 2019-2021.
Dec 10, 2018
En 2017, les touristes à besoins spécifiques ont été à l’origine de plus de 2 millions de séjours à Paris Île-de-France. Ils ont généré plus de 870 millions d’euros de retombées économiques sur notre territoire. Ces touristes vivent majoritairement en France (57%). Ils sont âgés de 43 ans en moyenne et viennent principalement en famille et entre amis (54%). Le besoin spécifique le plus fréquent est…
Nov 13, 2018
Mr Patrick Torrent - President of NECSTouR, met Mr David-Xavier Weiss, Deputy Director for Business & Leisure Tourism and Mr Michel Mari, in charge of the Business Clients Center and at the Comité Régional du Tourisme (CRT) of Île-de-France on the 13th of November in Paris to discuss about the future cooperation among the two organisations.