GetYourGuide believes in connecting travelers to incredible experiences like showcasing tours and activities that promote eco-friendly travel and environmental protection while positively impacting the destination. 

You can show customers your eco-certification by getting our eco-badge on your activity’s page. 

How to qualify

GetYourGuide uses certification from third-party organizations that use criteria from the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) or similar guidelines. If your company is eco-certified from an NGO, non-profit organization, or government agency, you may qualify for our eco-badge. The full list of the organizations we approve are listed below. 

How to get your eco-badge

  1. Get eco-certified from an approved organization

  2. Contact us or your destination manager and include your certification.

  3. We’ll review your certificate.

After you’re approved, your activity pages will be updated with your eco-badge.

List of approved organizations for eco-certification

Adventure Green Alaska Certification Program

AECO-Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators

AER Ecotourism Certification


AZA-Association of Zoos and Aquariums

Biosphere Certification

California Green Business Network

Carbon Neutral

Certificate in Sustainable Tourism Management

Certification for Sustainable Tourism (CST)

Certified Humane

Climate Action Certfication

Climate Smart Certified

Control Union Certification

DOC Approved Label

Dolphin SMART

EarthCheck Certification

EAZA-European Association of Zoos and Aquaria

ECEAT Quality Label

ECO Certification Program

Eco-Label Certification

Ecotourism Ireland Label

EcoTourism Kenya (Certified)

Ecuadorian Ministry of Tourism

Empresa Socialmente Responsable (ESR)

Fair Trade tourism Certification Programme

Global Sustainable Tourism Council

Green Business Member

Green Globe Certification

Green Key Award

Green Star

Green Tourism Award

Green, Green+ or Ecotourism Certification

Greenloons Certification

Hawaii Ecotourism Certification

LEED Certification (buildings/attractions)

Nature’s Best Label

One Planet – Sustainable Tourism Programme

Partner for Responsible Travel

Project Aware

Qualmark Sustainable Tourism Business Award

Rainforest Alliance Certified

Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label

Smart Voyager Ecological Certification

TourCert Label

Travelife Certified

United Nations Environment Program (UNEP)

Vireo Certified

WCA Responsible Whale Watching Certification


World Tourism Organization