The Travel Foundation

Welcome to the Travel Foundation website

The Travel Foundation is an independent charity working with the travel industry towards a sustainable future.

For businesses, sustainable tourism...

What is sustainable tourism?

Sustainable tourism protects and enhances the environment and improves the well-being of destination communities, as well as the holiday experience for visitors.

Put simply, sustainable tourism means holidays that are good for local communities, the environment, holidaymakers and tourism businesses.

Our latest news and events

Read more news and events

Improving livelihoods - selling Maasai crafts in Kenya. Read more about our project:


Green business tools

Not sure where to start with sustainable tourism? Use our free tools to green your business today.

Our overseas projects

We run environmental & livelihoods projects overseas to demonstrate how sustainable tourism can work.

Are you a holidaymaker?

Visit Make Holidays Greener for more information.