A Novel Scheme to Relieve Parking Pressure at Tourist Attractions on Holidays
AbstractParking is a key component of urban transportation managements and has become a severe problem at many tourist attractions during holidays in China. This paper presents a novel scheme to relieve the holiday parking pressure. Based on the perspectives of the activity-based travel characteristics, we propose an effort to develop parking alternatives by utilizing existing traffic facilities. A conceptual model is employed to explore the influence of additional leisure activity of parking and various options of transportation modes. The results indicate that compared to commuters, the scenery is the major factor affecting tourists’ parking preference, besides parking time and cost. Based on the finding, a tourist-centered strategy is designed to satisfy the peak hours parking demands in order to relieve the parking pressure at tourist attractions during holidays. View Full-Text
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Li, J.; Ye, J.; He, Q.; Shao, C. A Novel Scheme to Relieve Parking Pressure at Tourist Attractions on Holidays. Sustainability 2016, 8, 164.
Li J, Ye J, He Q, Shao C. A Novel Scheme to Relieve Parking Pressure at Tourist Attractions on Holidays. Sustainability. 2016; 8(2):164.Chicago/Turabian Style
Li, Juan; Ye, Jing; He, Qinglian; Shao, Chunfu. 2016. "A Novel Scheme to Relieve Parking Pressure at Tourist Attractions on Holidays." Sustainability 8, no. 2: 164.
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