BARCELONA.- Sustainable Tourist Destination.
03 May 2017

BARCELONA.- Sustainable Tourist Destination.

THE CITY HAS THE OBJECTIVE TO BECOME A REFERENCE IN RESPONSIBLE AND SUSTAINABLE TOURISM.

Barcelona has been listed on the new Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index), the first sustainability ranking for MICE destinations around the world. The city is taking part through Turisme de Barcelona and its Barcelona Sustainable Tourism and Barcelona Convention Bureau programmer.
The aim of the GDS-Index is to promote the sustainable growth of international MICE destinations, highlighting the best practices of responsible business tourism. This ranking will assess sustainability in the participating cities from always diferent perspectives.

  1. The cities environmental strategy
  2. Infrastructures.
  3. Their social sustainability.
  4. Restaurant, hospitability and convention centre services.
  5. Initiatives and strategies deployed by their Convention Bureaus.

 

The GDS-Index is an initiative launched by Scandinavian partner cities of the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) and Swiss consulting firm MCI.

Empresa Autocares Barcelona

Improve our energetic efficiency and generating a sustainable economy.

Avant Grup, is always aware of environmental needs and climate change, backed by European legislation it provides in their buses with the Euro VI engines, a new generation for buses with zero CO2 emissions.

Avant Grup is putting its trust in the effort, with these new Euro VI engines, but also constancy and perseverance; we guarantee to all our travelers live a unique and sustainable experience aboard our coaches, protecting the culture of our country and reducing the impact of our vehicles on the environment, with one of the most modern fleets of coaches in Barcelona for the tourist services.


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