Best for Managing Success

  • Best for Managing Success

    The Best for Managing Success category is for destinations and attractions which have managed a significant increase in demand to maintain or enhance the guest experience and to avoid or reduce disquiet in the local community.

    Entries are now closed.

  • Explained

    The Best for Managing Success category is looking for destinations and attractions which have engaged in managing tourism when experiencing a level of growth which threatens to undermine local acceptance of tourism or where the quality of the tourist experience is threatened. There has been mounting concern in the media around the world over the last two years about “overtourism”. We are seeking to avoid using this language and to rather focus on the success which destination and attraction managers have had in managing their success in attracting significantly larger volumes of tourists and day visitors.

    What the judges want

    Destinations able to demonstrate the way(s) in which they have addressed the challenge of managing success – where there is a risk that the destination or attraction may experience unacceptable change (for hosts or guests) because of the very success of the destination or attraction in attracting visitors. The purpose of the Awards is to educate and inspire. The judges will be looking for replicable and inspiring examples of the management measures which can be taken on the supply and demand side to manage success,

    Only work conducted during the 18 month period from 1 January 2017 to present will be eligible.

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