Sustainable Kamchatka

Sustainable Kamchatka

Modern Traveler recently included MIR’s Kamchatka: Reindeer Herders & the Ring of Fire small group tour in a roundup of cool sustainable tours to take in 2017. Sustainable tourism, which aims to promote travel and economic growth opportunities while protecting the world’s natural and cultural riches, has grown at a steady rate over the last decade, asdemand for more socially and environmentally focused tours continue[s] to thrive”:

“Nature-based vacations now make up 20% of all international travel. Adventure travel, a $263 billion industry, grew 65% each year between 2009 and 2012. Agritourism, travel that takes visitors to local farms, ranches and wineries, is another emerging category of sustainable travel.”

Read the full article on the Modern Traveler website.

PUBLISHED: September 6, 2016

Share your thoughts