Barcelona promotes environmental responsibility in tourism sector
Turisme de Barcelona is organising a range of activities in Barcelona
For the third year running and as part of the celebration for World Environment Day (5th June), Turisme de Barcelona is organising a range of activities in Barcelona to promote environmental knowledge and awareness amongst residents, visitors and tourism professionals. World Environment Day is organised by the United Nations and Barcelona city council is joining the celebration.
The campaign, called From Barcelona: Let’s care for the planet, will run from 5th to 14th June. The Tourist information offices in Plaza Cataluña and at the Columbus Monument, as well as the information points in five parks in the province of Barcelona, will distribute information about sustainability in Barcelona and about ideas for activities to make visitors’ stays more sustainable.
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 Barcelonaand its Barcelona Sustainable Tourism and Barcelona Convention Bureau programmer.
Avant Grup, is always aware of environmental needs and climate change, backed by European legislation it provides in their buses with the Euro VIengines, 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.
Fuente.- Turisme de Barcelona – barcelonaturisme.com