What, Exactly, Is Sustainable Tourism?

While you hear a lot of buzz surrounding sustainable tourism these days, it’s a topic that transcends buzz word status.

Sustainable travel protects the natural environment of the destination, benefits the people of the destination and is economically viable. Or, as the UN defines it, “Tourism that respects both local people and the traveler, cultural heritage and the environment.”

But more than anything, sustainable travel is about having an authentic, meaningful travel experience you can feel good about. There are plenty of opportunities to savor the joys of sustainable travel in Peru.

10 Tips for Traveling Sustainably in Peru

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