Ecotourism is defined as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment, sustains the well-being of the local people, and involves interpretation and education”. Education is meant to be inclusive of both staff and guests.
Ecotourism is about uniting conservation, communities, and sustainable travel. This means that those who implement, participate in and market ecotourism activities should adopt the following ecotourism principles:
Tourism has the potential to contribute, directly or indirectly to all the Sustainable Development Goals [SDGs]. Roam Around is committed to the SDGs and we believe that sustainable tourism can contribute well in achieving the relevant SDGs.