The partner network of the Non nuoc Cao Bang UNESCO Global Geopark learns experience in community-based tourism development in the Dong Van Karst Plateau UNESCO Global Geopark (Ha Giang)

Monday - 16/05/2022 12:03
In order to develop sustainable and equitable community-based tourism in the Non nuoc Cao Bang geopark territory, from April 24-27, the Management Board of Non nuoc Cao Bang UGGp organized an experience learning trip to learn about experience in the implementation of tourism activities, sharing benefits in the community associated with environmental protection at partner establishments of Dong Van Karst Plateau UGGp (Ha Giang province).
Ảnh 1 OCOP Mèo Vạc
The partners of Non nuoc Cao Bang UGGp experienced a OCOP booth in Meo Vac district, Ha Giang 

Participating in the program were 30 partners of Non nuoc Cao Bang UGGp, who are representatives of tourism service providers, traditional craft villages, and accommodation establishments... in the geopark territory.

Ảnh 2 lolo
Learning experience in the preservation and promotion of traditional cultures for community-based tourism development in Lo Lo Chai village, Dong Van district
Ảnh 3 Ma lé
Visiting Ma Le ancient house of the Giay people (Dong Van district) and learning about equitable income sharing in community-based tourism development
Ảnh 4 Pả Vi
Visiting the community-based tourism village of the Mong ethnic group in Pa Vi, Meo Vac district
Ảnh 5 bao tang dong văn
Visiting the Dong Van karst plateau UGGp museum in Dong Van district

On April 24-25, the partners of Non nuoc Cao Bang UGGp visited the establishments of tourist service providers, accommodation, craft villages, and heritage sites in the Dong Van Karst Plateau UGGp in Meo Vac, Dong Van, Yen Minh and Quan Ba districts such as: OCOP booth in Meo Vac district, the community-based tourism village of the Mong ethnic group in Pa Vi, Ma Pi Leng geo-site (Meo Vac district); Plum homestay, Lo Lo Chai Cultural Village, in Lung Cu commune, Ma Le ancient house of the Giay ethnic group (Dong Van district); Cong Thanh Cooperative (Yen Minh district); Community-based tourism Village in Nam Dam, H'Mong Village Resort (Quan Ba district)…
 

Ảnh 6 Đại diện Kolia
Ms. Ha Thi Hoa, the Director of Kolia Co., Ltd (Cao Bang) presented the company’s activitites and the expect to connect with the tourism bussinesses in Ha Giang
Ảnh 7 Đại diệnTộc cafe
Ms. Chu Thi Thao, the owner of Toc Café (Cao Bang) shared her experience in developing tourism services associated with traditional cultures and the potential to be a representative of travel agents of Ha Giang in Cao Bang.
Ảnh 8 Đại diện Mộc
Mr. Bui Tuan Hung, the owner of Moc Café (Cao Bang) shared some challenges in tourism promotion
Ảnh 9 Đại diện Gió
Mr. Hoang Van Hoan, Gio Ha Giang Travel company (Ha Giang Wind company) shared experiences in designing tours in Dong Van karst plateau Geopark, promoting Ha Giang tourism in social channels and potential of a “Motorbike tour” in Cao Bang
ha ging tre
Mr. Nguyen Van Trai, Director of Ha Giang Youth Travel Company shared experience in developing tours and promting local products
Ảnh 11 Chủ cơ sở Chook
Mr. Ly Van Quang, the owner of Chook Bungalow Homestay, Nam Dam community-based village (Ha Giang) shared experience in developing sustainable community-based tourism, sharing equitable incomes, and protecting traditional cultures and the environment in Nam Dam village

After the field survey, a workshop on exchanging experiences in sustainable tourism development among partners of the two geoparks was organized at Hmong Village resort (Quan Ba ​​district) on April 26th, 2022. At the workshop, the partners of the two sides shared experiences and spent time discussing participatory sustainable tourism business activities, developing local products, difficulties and challenges in implementing community-based tourism that meets the requirements of preserving traditional values ​​and landscapes, and the needs of tourism development, communication and promotion activities, identifying difficulties and advantages in connecting tourism between the two geoparks in particular and the two provinces in general... Sharing at the workshop, the partners of Non nuoc Cao Bang UGGp highly appreciated the practical and useful shares about community-based tourism activities and communication work that the partners of Dong Van Karst Plateau UGGp have been implementing, and expressed their desire to connect with the partners of Dong Van Karst Plateau UGGp to learn experiences related directly to their business activities and promote tourism activities connecting the two geoparks in the near future.
Through this field experience learning program of sustainable tourism development in the Dong Van Karst Plateau UGGp, the partners of Non nuoc Cao Bang UGGp have acquired valuable and practical experiences in operating tourism activities, especially equitable and sustainable community-based tourism activities in Dong Van Karst Plateau UGGp, thereby apply reasonably in their own business areas; Also through the program, the two geoparks' partners have initially established a connection, which is the basis for cooperation activities between the two geoparks in the coming time. In addition, the program contributes to the implementation of the criteria for UNESCO Global Geoparks on strengthening cooperation and exchanges between UNESCO Global Geoparks and developing a network of quality partners in sustainable tourism development associated with preserving heritage values ​​in the geopark territories, improving the lives of local people. This is also a practical activity taking place within the 3rd Asia Pacific Geopark Week from April 22 to April 28, 2022.

Source: BQL CVĐC

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