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Latvian Country Tourism Association "Lauku ceļotājs" offers consultancies to rural tourism organizations.

How to develop a sustainable rural tourism organisation?
We can answer this question from our hands-on experience. In one decade the Latvian Country Holiday Association "Lauku ceļotājs", originally a 10-member group of rural tourism enthusiasts in post-soviet situation, has grown into a strong, self-sustainable rural tourism organisation with close to 200 members in the beginning of 2003, and is well recognised among European rural tourism community.

Consultancy topics
  • How to set up a rural tourism organisation
  • Organisational management
  • Motivating rural tourism providers
  • Product development
  • Product quality requirements
  • Developing sustainable rural tourism
  • Promotion & marketing
  • Cooperation with national institutions
  • International organisations and cooperation
  • Fund rising
Programme examples
If you are interested in practical consultations, based on experience rather than theory - please e-mail to: