Maldives Local Islands

Tourism and Culinary Heritage To Achieve SDGs

A Pilot Project by UN ICT4SIDS Partnership and Guesthouse Association of Maldives (GAM)

Our Portal uses the latest ICTs for linking affordable Hospitality and Culinary Heritage to launch the Gastronomy Tourism in the Maldives local islands

Introducing the Gastronomy Tourism: hop and stop in local islands to discover the heritage food of Maldives

 “Gastronomy is a major driver for tourists when choosing a destination, in spite of which the potential of gastronomy tourism has still to be seized as an intangible cultural heritage. Gastronomy tourism is about harnessing technology to tell a story about people and places to preserve and promote authenticity in local communities”

UNWTO Secretary-General, Zurab Pololikashvili