Websites related to Speciality
Travel Links (Ecotourism)
Speciality Travel - Ecotourism
Away.com - Large on-line
travel wholesaler and operator offering special interest holidays
Earth Routes - Reservations,
resources and personal experience in off-the-beaten-path nature-oriented
Earthfoot's Ecotour Posterboard
- Find a local guide for personalised eco-tour experiences.
ECOCLUB.com - Offers discounts
in ecolodges worldwide.
Links by biodiv - A big selection of worldwide ecotourism
Resource Centre - Big Volcano, an Award-winning site and
a comprehensive guide to ecotourism.
Ecotourism.cc - Ecotourism
portal, home of the Ecotourism Ring.
Ecotravel.com - Resource
for travelers detailing ecotourist destinations.
Tours and Travel - Offering guided small group tours and
customized tours for individual travelers.
- News, articles, forums and searchable database on ecosystems.
Highlights and directory of tours worldwide.
Envirotours.com - Environmental
and educational tourism opportunities primarily in Africa,
South American and Canada.
Adventures - Ecotours in Venezuela, Thailand and the USA
society in British Columbia - Presenting slide shows,
school presentations and ecotours to reconnect people to the
world of fish. Short local field trips and longer ecotours
in the Great Bear Rainforest.
Outdoor Recreation Pages - International guide to wildlife
History Holidays - UK based company who offer worldwide
natural history tours.
Adventures - Offering trips around the world to observe
and photograph wildlife. Led by professional photographers
Inc. - With more than 300 eco-trips to 45 worldwide destinations
for nature and culture explorations.
Manaca Ecotravel - Offer
ecotours to bio-diversity hotspots worldwide.
- Ecotours and outdoor adventures on the web.
Planeta.com: Eco Travels
in the Americas - Virtual library archiving more than
8,000 pages about ecotourism and conservation. Includes contacts
- An international nature travel directory featuring eco tours,
birdwatching, wildlife viewing, and animal treks.
Special Interest Tours
& Travel - International tour operator based in Arizona,
specializing in nature and wildlife safaris.
Trust - Support conservation projects in South Africa
through travel and volunteering.
Amizade Volunteer Vacations
- A non profit organization dedicated to promoting volunteerism,
providing community service, encouraging collaboration, and
improving cultural awareness in locations throughout the world.
Asacode - Costa Rica
- Training center and lodge in the tropical rainforest of
Costa Rica. This is an organization dedicated to the conservation
of the Natural Resources.
Expeditions - Wildlife conservation expeditions in various
Tourism Project - Help restore and rebuild a Mongolian
Buddhist monastery, thereby enhancing and revitalizing the
local culture. The Baldan Baraivan monastery is in a beautiful,
memote part of eastern Mongolia. We are leading small groups
of volunteer-tourists to Mongolia to take part in this project.
- Peru - Promotes volunteerism and ecotourism to Peru's
remote upper Amazon region. Includes volunteer opportunities
in the fields of medicine, dentistry, conservation, and the
delivery of educational supplies.
Volunteer Expeditions - EARTHWATCH Institute is the nonprofit
volunteer organization which pioneered matching ordinary people
age 16-85 with noted university scientists worldwide to help
on working field research expeditions in 49 countries and
20 U.S. states each year.
- Offers a growing number of wildlife conservation projects
and wildlife research projects worldwide -- on whales &
dolphins, wolves & tigers, rhino's & elephants, turtles
& tortoises, vultures & parrots, monkeys & apes,
seals, Przewalski horses.
of a lifetime - Watch a team of four install solar panels
in the jungle of Guatemala. eVoyage will be updated daily
with photos and journal entries via satellite uplink.
- Summer programs located in all types of cultures around
the world. Students live in places that range from small villages
to ruined castles. Community service, language and adventure
travel programs for teenagers.
Marin Asia - Eco volunteer
and exploration cruises in the little known Mergui Archipelago
in the Andaman Sea off the west coast of Burma (Myanmar)
on the Tropical Platypus Research - Would you like to
participate in the first radio tracking surveillance project
of the platypus in tropical north Queensland? Then don't delay
in taking part on this unique opportunity. Scheduled for late
April 2000 we need 6 nature minded people to take part in
this 24hrs surveillance.
Workforce - Hands-on sea turtle conservation Trips to
Mexico. Join biologists in the field to protect endangered
sea turtles through beach patrols, satellite tracking, tagging,
environmental education and more.
One World Workforce - Hands-on
volunteer sea turtle conservation trips.
Cloud Forest Reserve - Costa Rica - The Santa Elena Cloud
Forest Reserve of Monteverde is one of the first community
owned and administered reserves in the country (not a national
park). It is an excellent example of what people can do to
preserve their environment.
- Individual and group volunteer placements in South and Central
America, New Zealand, Australia, Samoa and Nepal. Conservation
projects, teaching, farming, and animal rescues feature in
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