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Monterrey, the capital of the state of Nuevo Leon, has emerged as the congress and conventions leader in the north of the country due to its excellent infrastructure, variety of venues, strong economy, professional middle class, and the wide varietiy of tourist activities in the area.


There are approximately 11,800 guest rooms in more than 100 hotels strategically distributed around the city. Monterrey is one of the handful of places in Mexico that offers event space and accommodations for up to 10,000 people. Cintermex, Monterrey’s International Business Center with 27 halls, holds up to 2,300 people. Monterrey’s Convex Center can hold up to 5,000 individuals 3 banquet halls and a theatre, and the Monterrey Arena accomodates up to 17,600 individuals.


Monterrey’s 5-star hotels also have event space on their facilities. For example, the Sheraton Ambassador Monterrey has 229 rooms and suites and 11 event halls with space for up to 2,470 people.  The Crowne Plaza Monterrey offers 403 rooms and suites and 13 meeting rooms for up to 1,640 people.


Monterrey’s International Airport receives 6.8 million passengers a year. A new terminal is expected to open in 2011. Currently, Monterrey received direct flights from 12 international cities including Houston, Miami, New York and Madrid.

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Monterrey at a glance
Nuevo Leon
Financial services, steel, glass, auto parts manufacturing, brewing
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Supports non-stop flights: Yes
Monterrey Destination Profile
Type of Events:
  • - Congress
  • - Convention
  • - Expo/Tradeshow
  • - Incentive Trip
  • - Up to 10000
Hotel Rooms:
  • - 5000 or more rooms
Monterrey Resources
Travel Budgets Set to Increase According to Visa Global Travel Intentions Study 2013
United States ranks as top destination for global travelers followed by the United Kingdom, France and China
Meetings and Conventions Industry Continues Booming in Mexico
G20 Summit, B20 Summit, T20 Summit among high caliber international meetings held in Mexico in 2012
Significant Growth Across Mexico's Tourism Industry
Mexico's Report on Tourism Indicates Robust Growth from Public and Private Sector
Mexico Showcases Meetings And Incentives Offering At IMEX America In Las Vegas
Mexican exhibitors have more than 920 confirmed meetings with international buyers as well as 15 group presentations.
Monterrey’s Cintermex Celebrates its 20th Anniversary
The convention and exhibition center celebrates its anniversary and distributes the 2010 Eventus Awards.
MEETING PLANNER EXPERIENCES: 3rd World Autism Congress 2010
The World Autism Organization (WAO) held the 3rd World Autism Congress in Monterrey’s Cintermex convention center from the 3rd to the 5th of November 2010.
EVENTS UPDATE 2011: Industrial Expo Mexico 2011 (Expo Industrial Mexico 2011)
Industrial Expo Mexico 2011, one of the most important metals and machine manufacturing industry events in Mexico, celebrates its 8th edition in Monterrey’s Cintermex convention center. The event will take place from the May 11th to the 13th.

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