Peru on its way to becoming a smart tourist destination | News | ANDINA
6:00 p.m. | Madrid (Spain), May. 20.
Foreign Trade and Tourism Minister Claudia Cornejo said on Thursday that Peru has taken the first step in its quest to become a smart tourist destination, maximizing the use of technology and innovative solutions to revive the sector. tourism, with the sole objective of providing better services to domestic and foreign visitors.
Smart tourism destination
Five areas of action are envisaged in the SEGITTUR methodology to consider a tourist destination as smart: innovation, accessibility, technology, sustainability and governance.
Currently, more than 250 destinations are part of the Smart Tourist Destinations Network (RED DTI): Andalusia, Asturias, Basque Country, Medellin, among others.
“Stimulating the development of smart destinations in Peru will provide an opportunity to transform tourism into a more competitive, smarter and more sustainable sector; promoting innovation and the use of technology in its processes,” said the Minister .
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