Published on : Friday, August 20, 2021
At a time when we’re all dreaming of a well-deserved break, it’s more important than ever to stick to good habits: travel, be it close to home or far-flung, romantic or relaxing, must still be sustainable. Responsible Luxury Tourism has always been the way for Monaco!
India: Monaco is known for being an eco-friendly luxury destination as luxury and sustainability have a lot in common. Forward-thinking, the Principality is committed to protecting the environment and continuously works to engage all of its partners in promoting responsible tourism.
Have you visited or are going to visit the Principality? Watch Monaco building the Tourism of tomorrow and embracing a green transformation for the betterment of the world!
While the Principality continues to fascinate and entertain at the same time, it also strives to become a benchmark in sustainable tourism. Having been committed to the fight against climate change and for the protection for the oceans for many decades, Monaco is implementing numerous environment friendly actions. But there are currently many initiatives under way to encourage more sustainable development like the commitment to cutting its carbon emissions by half before 2030 and becoming carbon neutral by 2050; Monaco is also involved in GDS (Global Destination Sustainability) Index.
In the longer term, the aim is to become one of the best destinations for sustainable tourism. The Principality of Monaco is currently working on a huge project: a white paper on sustainable tourism, which is intended for use in setting a long-term strategy reflecting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. The white paper will enable help Monaco to define and structure a clear Responsible Tourism strategy. The first phase of this project has just been launched which entails setting up an online questionnaire to gauge the views of everyone concerned.
Certified hotels and signatories to the Energy Transition Pact are working to tackle food waste in restaurants, find soft mobility solutions and showcase the green heritage and credentials.
An environment-friendly approach is implemented both inside and out in all the establishments of Monaco. Protecting the environment is a priority of the Principality. So, get ready to visit this little paradise and enjoy it eco-style!