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Lyon, France
Lyon, France, bird's-eye view Image: GIRAUD Patrick (Wikimedia)

Competition launch for European Capital of Smart Tourism 2020

The European Commission is launching a new competition to award the title of European Capital of Smart Tourism 2020 to 2 European cities with the smartest, most innovative and inclusive approaches to their tourism development.

The European Capital of Smart Tourism is an EU initiative, based on a proposal from the European Parliament, which secured its funding for 2018 – 2019 through a Preparatory Action. 

This initiative showcases and recognises outstanding achievements by EU cities as tourism destinations in 4 areas:

  • sustainability
  • accessibility
  • digitalisation
  • cultural heritage and creativity

Read the full article on Europa.eu.

European Capital of Smart Tourism
European Capital of Smart Tourism