The European Cycle Route Network EuroVelo: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Tourism

Project: Research

Project Details

Description

This study evaluates the challenges and opportunities of developing a cycle tourism network across Europe. It focuses on EuroVelo, a network of 12 long-distance routes managed by the European Cyclists’ Federation, which is being developed in different countries by a wide range of partners. The study reviews the market for cycle tourism in Europe and presents a EuroVelo demand modal. It reviews the carriage of cycles on trains. Finally, it evaluates the potential of the Iron Curtain Trail.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/01/0931/12/09

Keywords

  • cycle tourism
  • CSTT
  • Centre for Sustainability, Tourism and Transport
  • tourism

Research Output

The European cycle route network Eurovelo: challenges and opportunities for sustainable tourism

Lumsdon, L., Weston, R., McGrath, P., Davies, N., Peeters, PM., Eijgelaar, E. & Piket, PC., 2009, Brussels: European Parliament. 144 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access
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Activities

  • 2 Guest lectures/talks/presentations (not at a conference)

The Iron Curtain Trail as a EuroVelo route : strenghts and weaknesses : results from the EuroVelo study

E Eijgelaar (Speaker)

2010

Activity: Talk or presentationGuest lectures/talks/presentations (not at a conference)

Potenzial und Attraktivität der D-Route 3 : Einschätzungen aus Sicht der Studie zum Europäischen Fahrradnetzwerk Eurovelo

E Eijgelaar (Speaker)

2010

Activity: Talk or presentationGuest lectures/talks/presentations (not at a conference)