Sustainable Tourism

Over the last decades, tourism has developed into the most important economic sector on Samothraki, employing around 2/3 of the economically active population, and even more as a part time activity. In order to assess current tourist dynamics, as well as evaluate perspectives and potentials for a more sustainable tourism we have performed a typology of tourism, and its development from 2008 to the present, as well as a description of tourist behavior and preferences, based on ferry statistics, field research and two large passenger surveys.

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