“Transformar o Turismo” program accepts applications from today

The Government announced the “Transforming Tourism” program, which has an initial allocation of 20 million euros to support the tourism sector.

This program will support the sector in creating an increasingly sustainable tourism, responsible and intelligent, through product development, innovative services and businesses that qualify the territory and behave, in addition to competitive advantages for organizations.

The “Transforming Tourism” program aims to respond to the new needs and interests of the consumer, and strengthen its competitive dynamics, with a view to surpassing the objectives and targets of economic sustainability, environmental and social defined in the Tourism Strategy 2027.

This program is intended for public and private entities in the sector and will consist of, as a first step, in specific lines of financing that have as a backdrop the tourist development of territories through projects that encourage networking, focus on products or services with greater added value and respond to the needs of today's consumer.

Applications for the program can be presented on the SGPI platform of Turismo de Portugal from today, dia 10 de Janeiro de 2022.