Certificate European charter for sustainable tourism in protected areas


    for parcs & business partners

The European charter for sustainable tourism in protected areas Certifies European protected areas which have successfully implemented a sustainable tourism strategy. It is a practical management tool for ensuring that tourism contributes to a balanced economic, social and environmental development of protected areas in Europe.

The label is active since 2000.

Certifying Organisation EUROPARC Federation
Partner Organisation/s No Information Available
Travel Countries Europe
Certified Tourism Services 98
Sustainability Areas Economy, Environment, Social Issues

Link to the Standard


Assessment Process On site Third Party Assessment
Market Place

Attractions, Destinations, Tour Operators


License Period 5 Years

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Organisation EUROPARC Federation
Postal Address EUROPARC Federation Headquarters, Waffnergasse 6, 93047 Regensburg, Germany
Phone Number +49 (0) 941 599 35 980 (ext. 6)
Fax Number +49 (0) 941 599 35989
Webpage http://www.european-charter.org - open in new window
Released 18/12/2022
Country Denmark, Croatia, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
Certified categories
  • Tour operators, Travel agents, Intermediaries Tour operators, Travel agents, Intermediaries
  • Attractions Attractions
  • Destinations Destinations
Operational level Sub-Global
Sustainability Environmental
Credibility On-site audit
  • Certified tourism map on Tourism 2030
  • Standard published online for free