Enterprise engaged in services and activities that works since 1995 in the field of environment and sustainable tourism. It carries out programs and training projects for education professionals, environmental interpretation and communication, management of information centres in protected areas, guided tours for families and adults and technical projects related to cartography, geology and herpetology. Tosca is structured in: technical services, environmental education, tourism and training. The main objectives are: improving the territory and people through work areas, to achieve the compatibility between productive activities and social and natural environment.
Location: Casal dels Volcans. Avda. Santa Coloma s/n
17800 Olot, La Garrotxa (Girona) España
Accreditations / Quality Standards:
European Charter for Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas
Garrotxa and Collsacabra Sustainable Management
Information Point of La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park
Area of operation:
Most activities take place in the Volcanic Region of La Garrotxa Natural Park.
Tosca is situated in the region of the Garrotxa, an area with a large collection of natural treasures, among them the Natural Park of Volcanic Zone of the Garrotxa, a vast landscape of 12,000 acres with over forty volcanoes hidden between vegetation, and the Alta Garrotxa, an area of high mountains very quiet Area of Natural Interest declared part of the Natura 2000. In the Natural Park there are 28 walking routes that pass through places of great scenic attraction. Natural Park itineraries connect to the network of trails Itinerànnia, which in turn, can easily walk to any point of the Garrotxa, Ripollès or Alt Empordà. La Garrotxa is also an excellent place to practice cycling and has the Greenway Olot-Girona.
Catalan, Spanish, English and French
The guides are recognised by the Natural Park of the Volcanic Area of the Garrotxa (they have completed the guide course of the Natural Park)
Commitment to the conservation of the biodiversity and protected areas:
The social responsibility of this enterprise is based on: good practices and reconciliation of professional and personal life and continuing training of the workers. This is collected in the educational project of the enterprise. Tosca collaborates in promoting a new culture of the territory with the Centre per a la Sostenibilitat Territorial. And carries out an action plan as an enterprise certified with the Charter for sustainable tourism. In its management incorporates a commitment to improve the territory, the values of respect with the environment and the people who establishes the Codi de Gestió Sostenible de la Garrotxa i Collsacabra and it publishes a sustainability report.
Tel.: 972 27 65 26 / 972 27 00 86 / 616 132 503