Ministry of Tourism of the State of Guanajuato

Ministry of Tourism of the State of Guanajuato.

Policy

México

Local or regional government agency

The aim of the Secretariat of Tourism is to promote the sustainable development of tourism to the authorities, to draw public and private tourism investments, to develop the state tourism programme, to draft promotion policies, to coordinate oversight with federal and municipal authorities, regulation and application of sanctions to tourism service providers, and to inform the population about the rights and duties of tourists, etc. The main goal is to promote social tourism in the State of Guanajuato, with actions that will lead the Secretariat of Tourism to share experiences and learn from institutions with best practices in terms of the focus on social tourism worldwide. Based on Article 36 of the Tourism Law of the State of Guanajuato and its municipalities, which establishes that the Secretariat of Tourism “will support and promote among national and international organisations the support of investments and programmes in the field of social tourism”.