National Congress on National Parks and Sustainable Tourism
centro de visitantes del parque nacional del teide, La Orotava, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
National Parks Autonnomous Body- Spain
Type of institution
Lines of actions
Knowledge creation and dissemination
Type of activity
Events, meetings and conferences
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The Congress aims to create a space for reflection on the trends of nature tourism and the opportunities it can provide within the framework of sustainability around National Parks
The Congress hopes to compile a series of recommendations and lessons learned that will help to plan and develop this activity in National Parks and other protected areas, as well as forge new alliances, and develop Network projects in this area.
It is also intended to sensitize decision makers as well as stakeholders related to this activity, to work together to make tourism a catalyst for positive change and to encourage policies, practices of companies and the behavior of consumers make up a sustainable and responsible tourism sector within the environment in which they develop their activity.