Experience true sustainability in Germany

What would you like to discover on your holiday? Authentic holiday regions with their own character? Climate-friendly, green cities with modern transport options? Pristine natural landscapes where conservation is combined with entertaining and informative activities?

Travel Destination Germany is waiting for you!

New ideas for sustainable holiday adventures

Germany has called on its cities and regions to take part in a tourism sustainability competition for the third time. The focus is not on abstract concepts, but on the impact and practical relevance that the submitted projects can offer.
Find the winning entries here!

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Germany's Pathway to Sustainability

Have our travel ideas made you want an environmentally and climate-conscious holiday in Germany, but you haven't quite found what you're looking for yet? Click on your chosen state on the map, and learn more about the possibilities for a sustainable and rejuvenating holiday in your favorite region.

More cities and regions in Germany

  • "The Magical Cities of Germany“: Popular Destinations for City Travelers

    Discover Magical Cities
  • Explore the "Historic Highlights of Germany"

    The "Historic Highlights of Germany" combine historical heritage with modern city life: 17 cities showcase their very own distinctive contributions to culture, business and science.

    Discover Historic Highlights
  • National Parks – Maximum Protection

    Here, nature takes the lead – humans enjoy and admire: Within the extensive landscapes of the 16 national parks, protected nature unfolds its original dynamics freely.

    Explore National Parks
  • Natural landscapes & islands - enjoyment for the senses

    Germany is criss-crossed by outstanding cultural and natural landscapes stretching from the mainland all the way to its islands.

    Discover Natural Landscapes & Islands

Find accommodation that meets sustainability requirements.

This selection is based specifically on the publication "Anforderungen an Unternehmenszertifizierungen für nachhaltigen Tourismus in Deutschland", 2017, Die VERBRAUCHER INITIATIVE e. V. ("Requirements for company certifications for sustainable tourism in Germany", 2017, The CONSUMER INITIATIVE e.V.)