TOGETHER, WE CAN PROTECT OUR WORLD MOST VULNERABLE DESTINATIONS BY TRANSFORMING TOURISM'S IMPACT ON NATURE AND PEOPLE.
Traveling is not just about scenic landscapes and unique experiences. It is also about maintaining health and wellbeing as we navigate new destinations.
Discover the Most Spectacular Avian Paradises and Tips for New Birdwatchers
Birdwatching, or birding, is an immensely popular pastime for nature enthusiasts worldwide.
Polar cruises have become an increasingly popular way to explore the breathtaking landscapes of Antarctica.
Discover How Responsible Travel Choices Can Support Conservation and Foster Thriving Wildlife Ecosystems
Tourism can indeed benefit nature and wildlife when practiced responsibly, and this is where the concept of sustainable travel comes into play.
Your Guide to Sustainable and Ethical Animal Tourism on Safari
Enjoying authentic and ethical animal tourism is essential for preserving natural habitats and supporting local communities.
Discover the most incredible eco-friendly spots to encounter dolphins and whales in their natural habitat
There's something magical about observing dolphins and whales in their natural habitat, and as a responsible traveler
As the world's awareness of environmental concerns increases, the demand for eco-friendly travel options has never been higher.
Discover Green Vacations and Smart Tips for an Eco-Friendly Getaway
As the world becomes increasingly conscious of the importance of sustainability, the travel industry is adapting to meet the demand for environmentally friendly experiences.
As the world becomes increasingly aware of the impact our actions have on the environment, it's no surprise that sustainable travel is growing in popularity.
UNESCO will launch the first-ever web platform dedicated to World Heritage and sustainable travel. Supported by the European Union, the platform features 34 selected World Heritage sites spread across 19 European Union countries, and it has been developed in collaboration with National Geographic.
Discovering the Delicate Balance Between Adventure and Responsibility
Tourism is a major component of economic growth all over the world. Especially in coastal areas where it is also a for sustainable development. Tourism is expected to exert an increasing influence on coastal landscape, ecosystem and cultural heritage management.
As the leading international organization for tourism, the UNWTO plays a crucial role in promoting sustainable development, poverty reduction, and environmental conservation through tourism. The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Role and Focus include: