The Department of Tourism adapts the guidelines of the new normality with one of the most popular routes, which will have a limit of participants and registration through a form
Hellin. 24 June 2020.- The Department of Tourism of Hellín this week takes up the routes that have been stopped for three months due to the pandemic and does so with one of the most demanded by the participants: the tour of several streets of the old town and the visit to the recently remodeled convent of the Franciscans. The routes will also release the "Responsible Tourism" seal certified by the Ministry and which is also adapted to the guidelines of the objective #HellínDestinoSeguro.
The Councilor for Tourism began, María Jesús López, to explain that they will be routes «that have the protocol of the new normality, with use of mask and safety distance, and you will have to avoid contacts and greetings as well as sharing water bottles, scarves, etc. Of course, people with symptoms will not be able to do the route ».
The route will take place on Saturday at six in the afternoon, with the possibility of organizing another one on Sunday if there is enough demand. As a way to control capacity, will be limited to 20 people and registration will only be by filling out the form found at the following link:
Tourism technician, Marian Martínez, He explained that "the route will go through some of the most emblematic streets of the old town and the itinerary will reach Plaza de San Francisco, where the Franciscan Convent is located. A jewel that we have in Hellín whose construction began in the year 1524 and that we remember a year ago restored its cover and much of the interior. We will finish again in the Plaza de la Iglesia where attendees can regain strength in El Rabal, street that is semi-pedestrianized and decorated by neighbors and merchants ».
Also, Tourism has acquired headphones to make available to anyone who wants to follow the routes with their mobile phones at any time they wish. No physical brochures can be distributed so the information will be published and updated in
Hellín releases the label “responsable tourism”
The councilor also reported that "the Secretary of State for Tourism has created the distinctive‘ Responsible Tourism’ for all those establishments that follow the guidelines for measures to reduce COVID-19 infection in the tourism sector, the only visas for the Ministry of Health, and Hellín City Council already has its own ».
Las “Guidelines for measures to reduce the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in the tourism sector” are agreed with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). "We will place the badge next to the brand #HellínDestinoSeguro and `Hellín 2 Patrimonies ’in the corresponding public places and we invite establishments to also request theirs to give a safe city image», López finished.