Spain is a world-leader in hosting business events, ranging from international conferences to extraordinary incentive travel programs.
Spain consistently places in the top ten of the International Congress & Conventions Association’s rankings of the top countries to meet in. And its largest cities, Madrid and Barcelona, are in the top five of ICCA’s 2019 city rankings.
Why is Spain such a popular MICE destination? It is a fascinating country that offers an immense variety and quantity of resources. Its MICE and hospitality professionals have extensive experience. Its inventories of accommodation options and unique venues are top-quality and extensive. Its infrastructure is one of the best in the world. And Spain is safe. It is welcoming back MICE business with one of the highest vaccination rates in Europe.Learn More
Safety is Spain's number one priority!
We know that COVID-19 has made organizing a business event more of a challenge than it would usually be. We can help! Click on the TRAVELSAFE button below to find out everything you need to know before travelling to Spain, including the testing and vaccination requirements for before, during and after your trip. You can meet with confidence in Spain!TravelSafe
Want to know more? Contact the Spain Convention Bureau (SCB). Its extensive network of city offices delivers free guidance and advice on destinations, infrastructure and suppliers—everything you need to know to make your event a success.Spain Convention Bureau
Several MICE-specific guides are available to planners. "Spain: An Ideal Setting for your Business Meeting" provides an overview of the country’s main cities for business travel and incentive travel, adventure opportunities, venues, and how to get to Spain and travel around.Download Spain: An Ideal Setting
'Unique Venues for Meetings" takes a deep dive into Spain’s vast inventory of exceptional event spaces, ranging from castles, museums and historical venues to buildings on the cutting-edge of modern architecture.Download Spain: Unique Venues
As this slideshow demonstrates, Spain delivers on authenticity, sustainability and accessibility. It has cosmopolitan cities, sunny beaches, world-class golf courses, castles and palaces, and food and beverage options ranging from tapas bars to Michelin-star restaurants.
Authentic, beautiful, safe, accessible, multicultural, historic and cosmopolitan—that’s Spain today!
The Tourist Office of Spain offers several videos to inspire you and your client as you plan your next MICE event in Spain. Showcasing the country's natural beauty, great people and world-leading infrastructure, they provide tantalizing glimpses of what you can offer your event's attendees and program participants.
"Delivering Authentic Experiences in Exceptional Settings" reveals more about the Spain's inventory of extraordinary event environments, including wineries, world-famous museums, castles, palaces and paradores. (Click HERE to view)
"6 Reasons to Choose Spain for Your Business Event" outlines the country's health security initiatives, its depth of experience in hosting MICE events, its delectable food and wine, huge hotel inventory, and more. (Click HERE to view)