Walking Tourism – Promoting Regional Development, Executive Summary

Walking Tourism – Promoting Regional Development, Executive Summary
2019
Nº of Pages: 
8
ISBN (electronic version): 
978-92-844-2052-0

Walking tourism is now one of the most popular ways to experience a destination. It allows tourists to better engage with local people, nature and culture. It also meets the growing demand of travellers of outdoor activities in general, including when they travel. Walking tourism can be developed anywhere as a sustainable tourism offer with a relatively small investment. It can bring about social and economic benefits to residents and communities if properly developed and managed. This report showcases various successful examples of walking tourism and aims to serve as a practical reference for destinations with a focus on the role of walking tourism in regional development.

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