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Social Tourism Support in the Czech Republic

Jana Kouřilová
  • Department of Regional Studies, Faculty of Economics, University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
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/ Lucie Kratochvílová
  • Department of Regional Studies, Faculty of Economics, University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
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Published Online: 2014-12-10 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/cjot-2014-0004

Abstract

Social tourism is a form of tourism that takes into account the participation of physically or socially handicapped individuals, and at the same time the social tourism activities are in accordance with the environmental sustain-ability of the territory. in the czech republic the social tourism has been supported at the national level since 2010 by the National tourism support Programme. this paper is aimed at the evaluation of social tourism support in the czech republic in the period of 2010-2012. The evaluation is performed by regions and target groups (families with children, young people under 26 years, seniors and the disabled). the other aim is to identify which model of social tourism was implemented in the czech republic during the period of 2010-2012.

Key words:: social tourism; models of social tourism; target groups of social tourism; support of social tourism activities

JEL: R83

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About the article

Accepted: 2014-03-19

Published Online: 2014-12-10



Citation Information: Czech Journal of Tourism, ISSN (Online) 1805-3580, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/cjot-2014-0004. Export Citation

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