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Kreta — Absage an den Massentourismus — Förderung des Ökotourismus

Stephanos Karagiannis (Fachhochschule Kreta Fachrichtung: Tourismus Fakultàtsleiter für Management und Wirtschaft 71500 Stavromenos Heraklion, Kreta)

Tourism Review

ISSN: 1660-5373

Article publication date: 1 February 2005



Ecotourism is proposed as an alternative, to mass tourism, avenue of tourist growth is proposed for Crete. Ecotourism will contribute to the development of the region, through the exploitation of its natural beauty, while preserving the island's natural environment. This paper is about upgrading the quality of and protecting the natural environment of the region, as Crete is an island full of beauties and astonishing physical divergence that will amaze its visitors. Our research aim was to select the appropriate form of ecotourism that will lead to the tourist and social upgrade of Crete while being friendly to the environment.


Karagiannis, S. (2005), "Kreta — Absage an den Massentourismus — Förderung des Ökotourismus", Tourism Review, Vol. 60 No. 2, pp. 16-20.



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