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Fahrtziel Natur is awarding outstanding regions that provide state of the art concepts for easy and comfortable mobility solutions via public transport for their guests. The cooperation was founded in 2001. By shifting touristic traffic from the roads to the rails using innovative mobility concepts in public transport, it is possible to explore attractive and vulnerable large-scale natural refuges in an environmentally friendly way.
Organisation Fahrtziel Natur
Partner Organisation/s Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Deutschland (German branch of Friends of the Earth),
Naturschutzbund Deutschland (German branch of BirdLife International), Verkehrsclub Deutschland (German Traffic Club) and Deutsche Bahn AG (German Railways)
Travel Countries Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Awarded destinations
23   see map                see list
Sustainability Areas Social, Environment

Currently, there is a stop in the awarding process for further Fahrtziel Natur-regions. If interested, detailed criteria can be provided, though.

Applicants have to
  • be large-scale nature refuges
  • have convenient mobility concepts for trains and public transport in place
  • be supported by a local group committed to sustainability (e.g. NGO)
Acceptance by regional environmental organisations and regional stakeholders. Progress report every two years.
Market Place Destinations, recommended information centres, sights, accommodation businesses
Licence Period unlimited

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Personal Title Dr.
Firstname Kathrin
Lastname Bürglen
Organisation Fahrtziel Natur
Postal Address DB Vertrieb GmbH - Stephensonstraße 1 – 60326 Frankfurt am Main
Phone Number 0049-69-2656663
Released 06/02/2017
Country Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Organization Type NGOs, Partnerships, Networks, Projects NGOs, Partnerships, Networks, Projects
Topics Travel, Transport & Mobility
Operational level Sub-Global