Sustainable Travel: Our Pledge

Since our foundation in 1985, we have been committed to operating our trips in accordance with sustainable values. Over the years, we have evolved while at the same time maintaining a strong focus on responsible and sustainable tourism.

We have established sustainable policies and practices throughout our company, selecting sustainable tourism providers and training our collaborators in responsible and sustainable practices.

We actively promote responsible tourism practices, such as reducing waste and conserving natural resources during our tours.

Environmental policy

We work to provide unique experiences while promoting responsible tourism. Thus, within the framework of the implementation of our environmental management system, we are fully committed to the following:

  • Preventing contamination and pollution, by minimizing as far as possible the environmental impacts generated by our activities.
  • Assuming compliance with applicable legal requirements and other requirements.
  • Promoting continuous improvement in our processes.
  • Promoting and disseminating actions to care for the environment among interested parties, in line with our management policy.

Our Business is Built on Sustainable Values

Our goal is to provide our customers with a responsible and sustainable tourism experience, while protecting natural and cultural resources and supporting the development of local communities. We are committed to responsible and sustainable tourism, and we work hard to ensure that our policies and practices reflect these values.

Doing our part

We are committed to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) established by the United Nations in the 2030 Agenda.

We focus on promoting sustainable and responsible tourism in our three areas of commitment: social, environmental and economic.

We work with suppliers and partners who share our ethical and sustainable values, we promote the conservation of the environment and the local economy, and we encourage the hiring of local workers.

1 - Ending poverty

Promoting and encouraging sustainable tourism that supports local communities, offering fair and decent employment opportunities in the areas where tourism activities take place.

5 - Gender equality

Promoting gender equality in the workplace and in the tourism industry in general. Promoting equal pay, equal career opportunities and a working environment free from harassment and discrimination. Guaranteeing the safety and protection of women travelers.

8 - Decent work and economic growth

Offering fair and equitable employment opportunities, as well as promoting responsible and ethical business practices throughout our supply chain.

9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure

Development and offering of sustainable tours that reduce environmental impact and promote the conservation and protection of cultural and natural heritage.

12 - Responsible production and consumption

Promoting responsible and sustainable tourism, and educating travelers on sustainable practices in tourism. Reducing the use of plastics and minimizing the environmental impact of tourism, while promoting the conservation and protection of cultural and natural heritage through tourism.

13 - Climate action

Taking steps to reduce the carbon footprint of travel. Promoting the conservation of biodiversity and the protection of ecosystems through sustainable tourism. Promoting awareness of the importance of combating climate change.

15 - Life in terrestrial ecosystems

Promoting sustainable and environmentally friendly practices in our operations, in order to protect the life of terrestrial ecosystems. Raising awareness about the importance of conserving biodiversity and protecting ecosystems through tourism.

16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions

Promoting responsible and ethical tourism, and working with local communities to ensure that their rights and cultures are respected.

Our Commitment to Sustainable Tourism is in our DNA

We work closely with local partners and communities to ensure that our tours benefit the local economy and the people who live in the areas where we operate. In collaboration with these communities, we have created programs that support sustainable development, the preservation of culture, and the protection of the environment.

Andean Weavers trek

Our community tourism initiative with a village of Andean weavers is an enriching and transformative experience. Our travelers have the opportunity to experience the culture and heritage of this ancient community. This is a sustainable and responsible tourism initiative that we plan to continue promoting into the future.

Paucartambo local living

Paucartambo, the gateway to Manu National Park, offers travelers an authentic experience far from mass tourism. This small Andean town is known for its rich culture and traditions, including the famous annual festival of the Virgin of Carmen. We now offer different itineraries focused on the traveler’s experience: exploring Manu’s rich biodiversity and immersing yourself in local culture and customs.

One trip, one tree

Andean Adventures Peru is proud of its commitment to plant a tree and promote reforestation on behalf of every traveler who chooses to travel with us. We strongly believe in the importance of protecting the environment and we are committed to doing our part. If you would like to donate to support additional reforestation, you can contact us directly. Together we can make a difference!

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