Tourism and Visitor Management in Protected Areas: Guidelines for sustainability
- IUCN (Scientific and Technical)
Type of document: Best practices, case studies
Many protected areas are managed for tourism and visitation as one component of achieving their purpose, involving a wide range of stakeholders, including the private sector. The rapidly expanding demand for tourism development associated with protected areas emphasizes the need to provide clear guidance that will contribute towards sustainable tourism consistent with the primary conservation objectives of protected areas.