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Catalogue of best practices on sustainable tourism in the Mediterranean

The catalogue addresses challenges in the Mediterranean and summarizes the key elements for success and the lessons learned from Mediterranean destinations paying special attention to the replicability and transferability to other Mediterranean coastal zones. The main goals of this catalogue were to showcase a range of examples and good practices of the Sustainable Tourism Community which have been successfully incorporated into policies (either at the local, regional or state level) in the Mediterranean with concrete results; To foster the transition towards sustainable development in the Mediterranean Region. Most of the best practices results included improvement management of flows considering the carrying capacity of destinations; the improvement of circularity: energy, water and waste management; implemented sustainable mobility solutions and the offer of alternative tourism models.