2020 Sustainable Destinations Top 100 – The call for nominations is out!

For the 6th time, the Sustainable Destinations Top 100 competition is organised to showcase sustainable tourism stories and good practices of local and regional destinations, as inspiring examples to others, to tour operators and to travelers. Do you want to be the next Top 100 destination?Visit the dedicated webpage for more details or click on 

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Sustainable Destination Training

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) and Green Destinations will jointly offer a 4-day training class in February 2019, focusing on best practices in sustainable destination development and management. The training program will include a 2-day training focused on the GSTC Criteria for Destinations (February 19th and 20th), the global baseline standard for sustainability in 

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60 Early-Bird Destinations selected in 2018 Sustainable Destinations Competition

The first 60 destinations of the Sustainable Destinations Top 100 were unveiled during Global Green Destinations Day in EU Green Capital Nijmegen on World Tourism Day 2018. This list celebrates the efforts of tourism destinations’ responsible and sustainable tourism initiatives. As a response to increasing local resistance against disruptive mass tourism (overtourism), the  theme for this 

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Green Destinations Auditor training Nov-Dec 2018

Green Destinations Partners, Representatives and selected (candidate) auditors-advisors are exclusively invited to join an online 2018  Auditor Training in order to support their involvement in consultancy and auditing for Destination Sustainability following the Green Destinations approach. 4 Sessions are planned from mid November – mid December and there will be an exam to formally complete 

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