The Phoenicians’ Route to Agri@Tour 2016 – Arezzo, November 11 – 13

As part of the Interregional Tourist Development Project called “Routes in Culture, History, Traditions, Landscapes of the Sea” promoted by Sicily Region, the Phoenicians’ Route – Cultural Route of the Council of Europe – leader of this project, will attend the Fair Agri@Tour of Arezzo (11-13 November) with a dedicated stand in which will be promoted 5 thematic itineraries aimed at the rediscovery of the Sicilian territory and its tourist potential, often little known, through a journey in places of high cultural and landscape level, whose tourism potential should be seen in the forms of experiential and slow tourism, new frontiers for national and international tourism circuits.

Saturday, November 12 at 10:30 am (Hall 2) is planning a conference dedicated to “State of International Walk in Italy – 2016 Year of Routes in Italy, in collaboration with The Phoenicians’ Route:


  • Antonio Barone, Director of the Phoenicians’ Route
  • Andrea Marchetti, Mayor of Chianciano Terme (SI)
  • Giulio Paolucci,Director of the Archaeological Museum of Chianciano Terme
  • Albano Ricci, Councillor for Culture and Tourism of the City of Cortona (AR)
  • Monica Visentin, Director of VIACERAM – The European Ceramics Route
  • Eleonora Sandrelli, CEO of AION Culture, City of Cortona

At 12.30 always at the Hall 2 will host a workshop entitled “Tourism Project in Freedom. Pilot Initiative of The Phoenicians’ Route” in collaboration with Plein Air – Monthly Tourism Second Nature.


  • Michela Bagatella, Senior Editor at PleinAir Magazine
  • Albano Ricci, Councillor for Culture and Tourism of the City of Cortona (AR)
  • Pierfilippo Spoto, Founder of the first Diffuse Hotel in Sicily (Val di Kam – Sant’Angelo Muxaro)
  • Antonio Barone, Director of the Phoenicians’ Route

The event Agri@Tour is the only event of national significance, every year, dedicated to the Italian farmhouses, which would develop the sector and the rural culture of hospitality, to promote technical and training updates and for making such sector to international operators, from the countries of reference for tourism in our country.

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