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...
- reduces costs
- protects essential resources
- delivers greater quality & enriched experiences
- will help you compete in the future
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
Taste of Fethiye 1st runner up in UNWTO Awards 16 Feb 2015
Our project in Turkey, Taste of Fethiye, was a finalist at the UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism on...
Debbie Hindle appointed as Trustee 5 Feb 2015
At the last Travel Foundation board meeting, Debbie Hindle was sworn in as a Trustee for the next three years. Debbie's...
Online Training Revamped 6 Jan 2015
Go Greener Holidays is an introductory level training quiz for those wanting to learn more or refresh their knowledge of...
Destinations: find your REAL story. Marketers are increasingly recognising the effectiveness of authentic, truthful, interesting and inspirational stories. How strong is...
Not sure where to start with sustainable tourism? Use our free tools to green your business today.
We run environmental & livelihoods projects overseas to demonstrate how sustainable tourism can work.
Visit Make Holidays Greener for more information.