Sustainable Tourism Policy
Martsam Tour & Travel is an Experienced and professional Destination Management Company (DMC) and Tour operator, We offer Our services in Guatemala, Honduras, Belize and southern Mexico to Tour Operators, Travel Agencies, Development Agencies, International Organizations, Non Governmental Organizations, Companies , Educational Institutions and Free Independent Travelers.
Martsam Tour & Travel organizes tours that are focused on sustainability, while respecting its natural environment, the environment, communities and their traditions, trying as much as possible to use suppliers that are committed to sustainable practices while working with them in the implementation of these, which leads us to improve the quality of the services offered.
All business activities are analyzed and taken in consideration so that the environmental impacts are avoided, mitigated, compensated or reversed, due that the natural environment is very important and it’s complementary to our product and therefore it is indispensable for our daily survival.
Social and cultural responsibility:
The company analyzes and considers the social and cultural background of the sites and areas of influence in which it operates, so that these can result in a benefit to the local people. The cultural environment is the most charismatic part of our product and therefore, contribute to its conservation is a mode to preserve our way of life.
We ensure that our operations generate true revenues and profits for the communities, also that the payments to the service providers are fair.
Martsam Tour & Travel cooperates with the different service providers involved such as hotels, restaurants, community projects, local leaders and guides, based on the agreement for Best Practices in Sustainable Tourism, established with Rainforest Alliance in 2006.