Responsible Tourism in Cape Town: How-to Guide released

Several years ago, Cape Town began a journey to become a responsible tourism destination. In an understanding that responsible tourism would be government-led and private sector-driven, the City set about creating the right environment for responsible tourism. The City took the first steps taken by including responsible tourism in its […]

Benefits of Responsible Tourism

The aims of Cape Town’s seven responsible tourism priority areas is to improve the social fabric of the area and still maintain its standard as a world-class tourism destination. There are many benefits of this approach for Cape Town, the tourism industry, individual tourism businesses, tourists and Capetonians. Here are some of […]

Apply to participate in the Cape Town Responsible Tourism Challenge

Tourism businesses that have been flirting with the idea of adopting responsible tourism operations but haven’t managed to do so yet now have an added incentive – the City of Cape Town is offering to help five accommodation establishments make the change. If you’re a tourism business owner, we understand […]