Peru Shines on the Global Stage with Prestigious Nominations in Sustainable Travel & Hospitality Awards

Peru is once again in the spotlight as two of its leading travel and ecotourism companies, Rainforest Expeditions and Delfin Amazon Cruises, have received prestigious nominations at the World Sustainable Travel & Hospitality Awards. These nominations highlight Peru’s commitment to sustainable tourism and underscore the country’s dedication to preserving its rich natural and cultural heritage.

Rainforest Expeditions: Championing Conservation and Biodiversity

Based in Tambopata, Rainforest Expeditions has been nominated for the World’s Leading Sustainable Conservation & Biodiversity Programme 2024. This nomination recognizes their unparalleled efforts in protecting and nurturing the biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest. With a strong emphasis on conservation through ecotourism, Rainforest Expeditions works closely with local communities and scientific organizations to ensure the sustainable development of the region. Their initiatives not only protect the environment but also foster a deep connection between travelers and nature.

Delfin Amazon Cruises: Empowering Women in the Amazon

Operating from Iquitos, Delfin Amazon Cruises has been nominated for the World’s Leading Sustainable Female Empowerment Initiative 2024. This nomination celebrates Delfin’s innovative programs aimed at empowering women within the Amazonian communities of the Pacaya Samiria National Reserve. Through education, training, and employment opportunities, Delfin Amazon Cruises is promoting gender equality and creating a positive social impact in the region.

“These nominations are a testament to Peru’s leadership in sustainable tourism,” said Rocio Guzmán, Sales & Marketing Manager of Rainforest Expeditions. “We are honored to be recognized alongside Delfin Amazon Cruises, another outstanding Peruvian company. Together, we are drawing the world’s attention to the Peruvian Amazon, highlighting the urgent need to conserve its incredible biodiversity and support its people.”

How You Can Help Bring These Awards Home

Peruvians now have a unique opportunity to bring these awards home and put Peru on the global map by voting. By supporting Rainforest Expeditions and Delfin Cruises, voters will be celebrating the country’s dedication to sustainability and the incredible work being done to protect our environment and empower our communities.

How to Vote:

  1. Visit the World Sustainable Travel & Hospitality Awards website and register: WSTHA 2024 Nominees
  2. Select the category you wish to vote in.
  3. Vote for Rainforest Expeditions and Delfin Cruises.

Join us in celebrating Peru’s achievements and showcasing our commitment to sustainable tourism. Let’s make Peru proud and ensure our country continues to lead in conservation, biodiversity, and social empowerment.