urban tourism planning

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urban tourism planning

  1. 2. <ul><li>Urban places often serve as gateways to and staging areas for tourism regions or areas and major attractions </li></ul><ul><li>Have important business, government and educational centers which attract business travellers </li></ul><ul><li>Can bring significant economic benefits of employment and income to residents </li></ul><ul><li>Help support amenity features </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>Plays a major role in the physical and economic rejuvenation of older cities or districts </li></ul><ul><li>Urban tourism plan should be prepared as an integral component of the comprehensive urban plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tourism can be well integrated in the urban fabric </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Follows the basic planning process </li></ul>
  3. 5. <ul><li>Develop or improve urban type of attractions and facilities </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Attractions near the city must be included in the planning to provide the basis for day tours outside the city. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Take advantage of special environment features </li></ul><ul><li>Provide a wide variety of accommodation, restaurants, and other tourist facilities </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Concentrate in certain areas related to major attractions for convenience and efficiency </li></ul></ul>
  4. 6. <ul><li>Provide a good public transportation network and encourage pedestrianization of tourism and shopping areas. </li></ul><ul><li>Provide good tourist information services and guide maps. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tourist information booths can be set-up in places where there are concentrations of tourists. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Provide a variety of well guided bus tours of the city and develop urban walking tours </li></ul>
  5. 7. <ul><li>Provide a high level of public health with good sanitation and hygiene standards, and adequate medical facilities and services. </li></ul><ul><li>Maintain a high level of public safety standards with control of crime to the extent possible </li></ul><ul><li>Improve the environmental quality of the urban area where needed: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>controlling the pollution, traffic congestion, clean environment </li></ul></ul>

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