The European Charter for Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas is a practical management tool that enables Protected Areas to develop tourism sustainably.
Stilfserjoch National Park registered in January 2019 its intention to apply for the Charter and sent the documents to Europarc Federation.

Embedded in the European Charter for Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas are these important concepts:

• protection of the natural and cultural heritage,
• participation by all stakeholders,
• effective partnership working,
• planning to prepare and implement a
• sustainable tourism strategy, to realise the environmental, social and economic benefits of everyone working more sustainable

More information about European Charter for Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas:
https://www.europarc.org/sustainable-tourism/
http://www.parks.it/federparchi/cets.html
Sustainable Tourism Strategy and Action Plan of Stilfserjoch National Park: Sustainable Tourism Strategy and Action Plan