2019 AFRICAN RESPONSIBLE TOURISM AWARDS

#ARTA19

african responsible tourism awards

SPONSORED BY

african responsible tourism awards

ORGANISED BY

better tourism africa

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

wtm africa
wtm responsible tourism
international centre for responsible tourism

The 2019 African Responsible Tourism Awards was presented on 10 April at a ceremony hosted as part of the World Travel Market Africa.

There we celebrated the shining stars of responsible tourism on the African continent – the individuals, organisations and destinations making a positive impact on local cultures, communities and biodiversity.

#ARTA19 WINNERS

These are the Gold and Silver winners of the awards. You can read detailed motivations for why they won here.

OVERALL
Winner

grootbos, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
South Africa

GOLD
Best for Habitat & Species Conservation

grootbos, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
South Africa

GOLD 
Best for Community Benefit

dorobo safaris, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Dorobo Tours and Safaris 
Tanzania

GOLD
Best Cultural & Heritage Experience

!Khwa ttu, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

!Khwa ttu San Culture & Education Centre
South Africa

GOLD 
Best Responsible Attraction

two oceans aquarium, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Two Oceans Aquarium
South Africa

GOLD
Best Small Sustainable Event

mdumbi green fair, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Mdumbi Green Fair Festival
South Africa

GOLD 
Best Large Sustainable Event

meetings africa, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Meetings Africa
South Africa

GOLD
Best for Resource Management

table mountain aerial cableway, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Table Mountain Aerial Cableway Company
South Africa

SILVER
Best for Community Benefit

huab under canvas, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Ultimate Safaris’ //HUAB Under Canvas
Namibia

SILVER 
Best Cultural & Heritage Experience

wowzulu, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

WOWZULU Isandlwana
South Africa

SILVER 
Best for Global Goals Reporting

two oceans aquarium, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Two Oceans Aquarium
South Africa

SILVER
Best Small Sustainable Event

events greening forum, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Event Greening Forum 2018 Conference & Master Class South Africa

SILVER
Best Small Sustainable Event

gcip-sa awards, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

GCIP-SA Annual Awards 2017  
South Africa

SILVER 
Best Large Sustainable Event

cape town marathon, finalist, african responsible tourism awards

Cape Town Marathon
South Africa

2019 awards sponsors

2019 awards partners