An appreciation for nature is ingrained in the national identity of the Czech Republic. Want an outside opinion? The UN ranked the Czech Republic 7th in the world for progress towards sustainable development goals in 2019.
In reality, this translates to gorgeous views and incredible outdoor activities for travelers searching for their next destination. The sculpted rocks and lush greenery surrounding the hiking trails of Bohemian Switzerland earned the title of a European Destination of Excellence for authenticity, diversity, and sustainability. The Lipno Treetop Walkway offers forest views from over 130 feet (40 meters) in the air, meticulously designed to complement and support the surrounding area.
Sustainability efforts also extend to indoor amenities. Prague’s Mosaic House hotel and hostel provides eco-friendly accommodation that runs on a greywater system and 100% renewable energy sources. On the food side, the growing popularity of vegan and vegetarian restaurants is paired with organic dining choices as well as traditional butchery techniques recognized by the EU.
The Czech Republic offers numerous of ways to combine sustainable tourism with typical activities of Czech culture. With ongoing preservation projects and an inherent natural beauty, the charm of the Czech Republic is destined to remain a coveted destination.
FROM THE SPONSOR: Discover Central Europe is a joint marketing initiative run by the national tourism head offices of The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia. Discover Central Europe has much to offer travel advisors looking to book an off-the-beaten-path cultural experience in one of the most storied parts of the world. For more information, and contacts on-the-ground in each country, go to https://centraleuropespecialist.com/.