Greenways Product Project


Greenways and Sustainable Tourism / ECOPISTAS E TURISMO SUSTENTÁVEL


Friday September, 13th, 2013

Venue : Montebelo Viseu Hotel & SPA

Urbanização Quinta do Bosque – 3510-020 Viseu, Portugal

Presentations for download


9.30 h

Sustainable tourism

Greenways and Sustainable Tourism in Europe – Mercedes Muñoz, European Greenways association (EGWA), Director (Europe)
The economic impact of the cycletourism in Europe.- Richard Weston, University of Central Lancashire, Institute of Transport & Tourism (United Kingdom)
Portuguese ecopistas a resource for sustainable tourism. – Pedro Machado, Turismo do Centro (Portugal)
Greenways Product: the portuguese context.- Miguel Pereira,  APCV – Associação Portuguesa de Corredores Verdes (Portugal)

11.45 h

Greenways Tourism product development

Greenways Product project in Spain. – Carmen Aycart, Director of Greenways and Environment. Spanish Railways Foundation – FFE and EGWA General Secretary (Spain)
Vennbahn, a trans-national tourism product. – Dany Heck, East Cantons Tourist Office (Belgium)
Tourism promotion in Great Western Trail – Brian Quinn, Failte Ireland (Irlanda/Ireland)
“Alverdes” the network of hostels on Murcia’s North Western Greenway. – Juan Soria, Manager of the Murcia’s Greenways Consorcium (Spain).

The workshop and technical visit were organized in coincidence with the

6th European Greenways Award Ceremony 2013

 Thursday 12th September 2013 from 19:30 p.m  (same venue).

HERE you can find the SUMMARY OF THE WORKSHOP in English (and in Spanish)

Location: Array