Green Tourism Business Scheme

The Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS) is the only national sustainable tourism grading scheme in the UK endorsed by VisitEngland, VisitScotland and VisitWales and has been validated by the International Centre for Responsible Tourism since 2008. 

Operated by a not-for-profit organisation, Green Business, there are over 2,300 GTBS members throughout the UK and Ireland.  Businesses are graded by qualified environmental assessors and can benefit from significant marketing advantage and reduced running costs of up to 20%.

Greentraveller and the Green Tourism Business Scheme have linked up to offer benefits to eacthother's members. All GTBs members receive a 20% discount on Greentraveller membership. For more information, please contact Lucy Symons: lucy AT greentraveller.com.

Greentraveller's videos are used by GTBS as case studies of best practice. Here's an example: Greentraveller's Video of Brynich Barn, Mid Wales

Using video to promote green tourism businesses: