Capacity Building Workshops - Girona
19/10/2016 - 02:00

Capacity Building Workshops - Girona

  • 19/10/2016 - 02:00


GIRONA, 19th of October

Carreró de la Torre del Socors, Girona


9:00                       Welcome and introduction by UdG and participants

9:30 – 11:30      Module 1: Defining Spiritual Tourism by Silvia Aulet, University of Girona                                                                       

  1. Specific requirements for a spiritual tourism product (different from other products like active tourism, etc)
  2. The spiritual Tourism experience:
  • The role of the spiritual coach
  • Other indispensable factors: The crowding perception, participation of clients, the sense of place
    1. Diversify your offer through spiritual tourism                                          partner
  • How to transform your existing product/resource into a spiritual tourism experience for young tourists
  • How to find the appropriate theme, innovate and bring dynamism
  • Examples and types of projects

11:30 – 12:00   Coffee break

12:00 – 13:30   Module 2: Defining the Youth tourism preferences by Carine Gauthier, Eurocircle (VIRTUAL)                               

  1. (Pro) - Active tourist: Physical and mental
  2. Socialising when experiencing activities
  3. Easy access, not only but including budget
  4. Connectivity and responsibility
  5. Examples of activities

13:30 – 14:30   Lunch break

14:30 – 16:00   Module 3: Spiritual Tourism Peer to Peer by UdG

(Virtual) Jury lead by UdG: LARSA, Eurocircle, 2 peers (partners from the other two destinations), Equotube, NECSTouR, young person involved in a local youngsters’ association, member(s) of the Spirit Youth advisory committee.

Presentation of 6 activities by participants

                10 minutes of presentation /         10 minutes of jury assessment

Activities are:

  1. Saint Daniel’s Valley
  2. Art crafts and spirituality
  3. Legends of Girona
  4. The 7 doors of the Jewish Quarter
  5. The Bible plants
  6. Therapeutic Forests