The boat was really nice and I was very Happy we did not see so many boats on the tour. It felt that we were alone on Halong Bay. The staff was fantastic very relaxed and did everything they could to make the trip amazing!
In 27th Mar 2017, Indochina Junk officially reaches Travelife Partner status. The company is working hard to achieve Travelife Certfied in the next stage. This Travelife certificate creates a new stage in evaluating Indochina Junk responsible travel activities.
Since October 2016, the leader of Indochina Junk has decided to apply for an appraisal certificate from the Travelife organization – a prestigious certificate recognized worldwide among Responsible Tourism operators and travel services providers. As responsible tourism has become a growing trend, more and more tourists are aware of environmental protection and they pay attention to the companies implementing sustainable tourism programs. Travelife is not only a certificate, but it also give a solution, helping businesses to practice responsible tourism, contributing to shape of sustainable tourism for the whole tourism service industry.
For years, Indochina Junk has strived to implement sustainable tourism practices, by maintaining community support and environmental protection. The operation was conducted in Ha Long Bay (For a Green Ha Long), Yen Duc village, Binh Lieu border region and Ha Long city. Many programs, articles, communication activities have mentioned these activities. Individual visitors have also highly appreciate our sustainability programs.
To achieve a Travelife certificate, Indchina-Junk’s action plan is a testament to the relentless efforts to protect the environment, landscape and improve destination value to give our guests best experiences. Through consultation and appraisal by Dutch experts associated with our Responsible Tourism operation, the company’s determination is in depth and efficient. The Travelife Certificate will be a new step, marking the importance and effectiveness of Indochina Junk’s responsible tourism activities.
Some benefits will be attained from this program:
- Responsible tourism activities to be implemented more precisely, by the international standards of Travelife;
- Responsible tourism activities are supervised by professionals with periodic evaluation;
- Responsible tourism activities will receive recognition and media support from Travelife;
- Guests can feel confident in the reputable of certified responsible tourism professionals.