Tourism Concern – Ethic Travel Guide

 Great news! Nam Et – Phou Louey is the first Lao site listed in the Tourism Concern – Ethic Travel Guide!

The Ethical Travel Guide is created by the Tourism Concern a UK based non-governmental organisation advocating ethical tourism. Created in 1989 Tourism Concern is a unique independent charity dedicated to campaigning for ethical and fairly traded tourism.

The purpose of the “Ethical Travellers’ Guide to the World is to help travellers in making better decisions about where to go, who to go with, where to stay and what to do in accordance with principles of ethical tourism.

The Nam Et-Phou Louey national protected area is selected as responds to all the 3 Ethnical Guide’s criteria:

  • Community Well-being,
  • Local Prosperity and Social Equity,
  • Environmental Protection

The Ethical Guide’s team scored the application under each heading from 1 to 5 on how well we meet each of the three strands of sustainability (social, economic and environmental). The Nam Et-Phou Louey is assessed 12/15!


Support the Tourism Concern to help to promote ethical and fairly traded tourism. The members of the Tourism Concern can receive 10% discount on all the Nam Et –Phou Louey ecotours!

For more information, please follow to the Tourism Concern website/Nam Et-Phou Louey