Turismo accesible como derecho social y nicho de negocio

En Europa hay 40 millones de personas con alguna discapacidad y dispuestas viajar si les ofrecen destinos integralmente accesibles. Los españoles que están en esa situación son 3.750.000 y gallegos 375.000.

El Congreso de Accesibilidad, Diseño Universal y Turismo para todos que se celebrará en Ferpalia, pretende dar respuesta a esa demanda de potenciales turistas como un derecho social más.

El congreso abordará la importancia social y económica de la accesibilidad desde el punto de vista del urbanismo, el alojamiento en hoteles, la hostelería, los transportes, las visitas a monumentos y las actividades culturales en general e incluso las compras y los servicios bancarios. Entre los ponentes habrá representantes de Aena, de la ONCE, del Real Patronato sobre Discapacidad, de los colegios de Arquitectos y Aparejadores y de Ayuntamientos como Ávila o Arona, premios Reina Sofía de Accesibilidad.

Fuente:

http://www.lavozdegalicia.es/pontevedra/2010/09/25/0003_8745536.htm 

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