DEVELOPMENT OF EXECUTIVE PROJECTS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF TOURISM INFRASTRUCTURE IN NATURED PROTECTED AREAS , SALTA PROVINCE (ARGENTINA)

Client: Ministry of Finance/ IADB

Date: September 2018 – January 2020

Summary:

The main objective of the work carried out was to support the Government of the Province of Salta in the elaboration of executive projects for the construction of ecotourism infrastructure and for the development of management plans of the places of public use, of special importance in the surroundings of Protected Areas within 4 regions: Salta and surroundings, North Yungas, Calchaquí Valleys, and Puna.

 

Specifically, the following activities were developed:

  • Elaboration of a diagnosis of the territory to identify the needs regarding tourism infrastructures: viewpoints, shelters, visitor infrastructures, signage, access, observatories, etc. in the different places of intervention.
  • Elaborate a proposal of intervention to be validated through participatory workshops in the 4 regions of the project.
  • Elaborate executive projects for its construction.
  • Elaborate a proposal to manage the touristic sites within the Protected Areas and other places of public use, including the study of the carrying capacity of each of them.