The Biosphere Reserve the “Marines Coruñesas y Tierras del Mandeo” refocused its plan and adapted it to the health and social emergency
The area of A Coruña is “shielded” as a safe and sustainable tourist destination.
“This is going to mark a before and after” and, in tourist matters, movements go through shorter and safer journeys before the Covid-19. With these wickers, the As Mariñas Coruñesas e Terras do Mandeo Biosphere Reserve decided to reorient the plan in which he began work since he took over the management of the “xeodestino”, to address the health, social and economic emergency of the Covid-19.
From the beginning of the coronavirus epidemic, this entity has tried to adapt its activity to a particularly complicated situation for the tourism sector and, as the de-escalation process progresses, the results of a collective effort will begin to be seen that, in the first place, organized training courses in tourist quality and manipulation in the face of the Covid-19 crisis. The latter will end this week, coinciding with the announcement of the Xunta that it will request that Galicia enter phase 3.
From the first days of the current stage, in that the outdoors of several people are allowed to practice sports or travel hiking trails and travel to second homes within the same province, our entity noticed the increase of visitors in natural spaces such as the Costa de Dexo, in Oleiros.
The Tourism Action Plan before Covid-19, agreed by the Reserve with the various actors after the assistance of the technicians of the entity to forums at the state and regional level, bets on a model of ecotourism of proximity, quality and, of course, sustainable”, to which is added, “thanks to the work done before” and to the fact that the entity obtained the seal Sicted (Destination of Tourist Quality) , through an approved training, from the Reserve you can certify the territory, with your tourism companies and their products.
Thus, the restaurants and accommodations that adhere to the initiative will be able to obtain the quality brand Reserva de Biosfera As Mariñas Coruñesas-Mandeo, meeting the requirements and delving into the philosophy of marketing in proximity circuits, and quality approval that will contribute to its promotion as a safe destination, an extremely important issue to minimize the impact of the Covid-19.