It is integrated by the Commercial and Industrial Center of Piriapolis, the Centre of Hotels and Restaurants of Piriapolis, the Piriapolis Real Estate Center, the Development and Tourism Association, the Municipality of Piriapolis, the Maldonado Departmental Municipality and the Ministry of Tourism and Sports.
APROTUR carries out various activities to promote tourism both nationally and internationally. Participates in international tourism fairs, organizes the festival Giant Paella, generates tourism promotional materials (print and digital), promotes the destination via the Internet and manages tourist information centers in the area, among others.
It also works locally in an effort to build awareness among the local people about living in a tourist destination (conferences, training sessions, project development with students, rescuing the memory of fate, etc.).
APROTUR work is developed within a regional framework, at a departmental level and at an extra departmental level.
APROTUR mission is "to develop and promote social, cultural and tourist activities, giving priority to the integration of the local people so that, on the basis of commitment and respect it is possible to generate a strong local and regional influence beyond the summer months and can be exploited in a rational and sustainable place."
APROTUR ́s vision is "To be the reference entity in the tourism department of Piriapolis becoming one of the most famous Latinamerican tourist destinations in the world."
After the elections held on June 15, the new Board of the Association of Tourism Piriapolis taking office as of Saturday, June 29. Following the integration of the latter is summarized below:
|President||Federico Casella||Alejandro Titakis|
|Vice president||Luis Fraschini||Luis Piñeiro|
|Secretary||Verónica Arrionda||Emiliano Silvera|
|Treasurer||Matías Barrios||Cristina Colmegna|
|Vocal||Miguel Cerdá||Gustavo Guillén|
|Vocal||Luis González||Marcelo Zabalo|
|Vocal||Pablo Gasalla||Paulo Alvez|
|Vocal||Luis Martin||Mario Rivas|
|Vocal||Luis Borsari||Francisco Alonso Pérez|
|Vocal||Carlos Méndez||Mario Invernizzi|
Also after the elections were appointed as members Jorge De Vivo, Fernando Ramos, Nicolás Pagola, Magdalena Invernizzi.