Faial Natural Park

OFFICER PRESENTING THE DESTINATION

Mr Casimiro Pedro

COUNTRY

Portugal

TYPE OF DESTINATION

Seaside

NAME OF THE ORGANIZATION

Faial Natural Park

DESTINATION


RESIDENT POPULUTION

10,000 ­- 19,999


NIGHTS SPENT BY TOURISTS (per year)

50,000 – 99,999

DISTANCE FROM THE MAIN URBAN CITY (KM)

250 km and Above

DISTANCE FROM THE MAIN AIRPORT (KM)

0 – 19

MARKET


  • Families with older children 25%
  • Families with young children 10%
  • Mature couples 25%
  • Groups of friends 5%
  • Solo travellers 15%
  • Young couples 10%
  • Elderly people 10%

MOST IMPORTANT TYPE OF TOURISM ACTIVITIES

Cultural tours
Adventure
Marine conservation
Walking
Scuba diving

MOST IMPORTANT INTERNATIONAL MARKETS

Germany
Uk
France

ORGANIZATION


TYPE OF ORGANIZATION

Department of regional/provincial or municipal government


Up to 50,000

BUDGET FOR TOURISM DEVELOPMENT (Euro per year)

MOST IMPORTANT MISSION OF THE ORGANIZATION

Tourism infrastructure development
Management and development of attractions
Information services for tourists/visitors
Develop sustainable tourism products/services
Strategic planning

REPRESENTATIVE


Pedro Casimiro

Pedro Casimiro

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER/MAYOR

40 years old, agronomist, currently director of the Faial Botanical Garden, a visitor and conservation center belonging to Faial Nature Park, in the island of Faial, Azores, Portugal. He is the representative of Faial Nature Park in the EDEN network and BOA.