Why enter the awards?

  • We know that applying takes time, but leaders deserve to be recognised, winning a prestigious award helps you stand out from your competitors, and it helps you to review your efforts, celebrate your achievements with your staff and your customers.

    Entries close 3rd August

  • Secure Media Coverage

    Stand Out From The Competition

    Get Recognition

    • Getting to know more about each other remains one of the most important hopes for the peaceful future of the planet. If we are really to understand each other better, then we need to be reminded to travel carefully and thoughtfully, listening to people along the way and respecting the world we are privileged to travel through. The Responsible Tourism Awards are one of the most important ways in which we can understand how to travel better.

      • Michael Palin
  • Hear from our previous winners...

    Transfrontier Parks Destinations

    See what Glynn O’Leary, CEO of the African tour operator Transfrontier Parks Destinations has to say about what winning has meant to them.

    Village Ways

    And Manish Pande, CEO of Village Ways, an India company offering walking tours in rural India


    The Municipality of Gansbaai won a Gold Award for Best Destination in 2015, and two businesses in the municipality have also won Gold: Grootbos and Marine Dynamics/Dyer Island Cruising.