Which destinations actively invest in quality of life, resilience and sustainability, offering healthy, enjoyable and authentic travel experiences? And how do they do it?
Each of the points in the map below represents the story of a destination, with details on its sustainability strategy and achievements.
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Latest interviews with destination leaders:
For a complete list of destination professionals featured so far, visit our destinations section.
- Destination Leaders in Sustainable Tourism 2021: Expert Panel
- Peter De Wilde of VISITFLANDERS on the Future of Tourism, Purposeful Marketing and Sustainable Destinations
- Kai Collins: Championing Community-Driven Conservation Economy and Sustainable Tourism in the Okavango River Basin
Sustainable destinations: editor’s picks
Below our selection of destinations which we’ve visited over the years to experience and learn first hand how they approach and implement sustainable tourism strategies. Designed as series of interviews with changemakers, our destination profiles are a great resource for tourism developers, managers and marketers – and a source of inspiration for conscious travelers thinking about where to spend our next vacation.
- Parc Ela, Switzerland
- Werfenweng, Austria
- Basque Country
- Príncipe Island
You represent a destination committed to sustainability and would like to share your strategy and story with the sustainability leaders community? Get in touch!