Sustainability Policy

We are a travel agency specialized in receptive tourism offering new and fascinating experiences which will satisfy the needs of travelers from all around the world who want to get known to the people, regions and customs of Colombia.

We make it possible for travellers to find easily the destinations and routes in Colombia for their individual taste of adventure. Climatic zones from hot and dry deserts, tropic forests and beaches to higher regions of coffee plants up to montains permanently covered of snow and ice - in all the regions of our country we will guide you through your arranged route which may include spectacular sports, authentic culture or relaxing days. 

Our commitment to sustainability spans three environmental, sociocultural and economic components which seek to contribute to the development of tourism of high benefit to the regions of our country. Here we describe the commitments for each component:

 

Environmental Commitment:

• Promotion of natural wealth

• Aware people about the country's biodiversity with interactive games

• Responsible use of natural resources

• Minimization of environmental impacts

• Aware customers about good behavior during their trips and everyday life

 

Sociocultural Commitment:

• Promotion of cultural heritage

• Aware people about the cultural heritage of the country with interactive games

• Raising awareness to the community and customers

• Rejection of CSEC (sexual exploitation of children and adolescents)

• Financial contribution to help a child cancer foundation

 

Financial commitment:

• Creating jobs locally based

• Contribution to communities

• Promotion of local products.

• Responsible hiring 

 

Information about the Natural and Cultural Heritage

Juegos sobre naturaleza de Colombia
 
Descubre Colombia, which means "discover Colombia" is a game of questions to learn about the amazing and unique places that brings Colombian nature, one of the most biodiverse countries on earth  ¡PLAY HERE!

Staff Training

Capacitacion Personal 
We share the sustainability policy with the tour guides, staff and route coodinators. 
Capacitación Manual de Sostenibilidad Living Col Check memory trainings

Divulgation of good practices to suppliers

buenas practicas turismo
Work togeher who suppliers interested in take care of the environment and improve every day.

Community Support

Somos Amigos SOS 

We are SOS Friends, making a small contribution to support the programs of strengthening homes to bring homes to childrens who had lost theirs. 

Waste Management

Reciclaje en OficinaWe have a ecological disposal of waste for the use of clients and workers:

Gray Can: Papel, carton and newspaper.

Blue Can: Disposable cups , bags and other plastic bottles.

Green Can: Ordinary waste can not be recycled

 

Check procedures of waste management (Available in Spanish) Manejo de residuos en oficina y campo Living Col

EFFICIENT USE OF ENERGY

Ahorro energiaThrough good practice to turn off office equipment, maintenance and changing light bulbs we reduce energy consumption.

Learn good practices in destinatios

 

  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN COLOMBIA Ver Prácticas CAPURGANA 
    CAPURGANA
  • Buenas Practicas en Nuqui Ver Prácticas NUQUI
    NUQUI
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN SAN ANDRES - TRAVEL TIPS IN SAN ANDRES ISLAND.pdf
 Ver Prácticas SAN ANDRES 
    SAN ANDRES
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN SANTA MARTA Y PNN - TRAVEL TIPS IN SANTA MARTA AND NNP TAYRONA.pdf
 Ver Prácticas SANTA MARTA
    SANTA MARTA
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN EL PNN EL COCUY - TRAVEL TIPS IN PNN EL COCUYVer Prácticas PNN COCUY
    PNN EL COCUY
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN LA GUAJIRA - TRAVEL TIPS IN LA GUAJIRAVer Prácticas GUAJIRA
    GUAJIRA
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN EL GOLFO DE MORROSQUILLO - TRAVEL TIPS IN MORROSQUILLO GULF Ver Prácticas GOLFO DE MORROSQUILLO
    GOLFO DE MORROSQUILLO
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN CANO CRISTALES - TRAVEL TIPS IN CANO CRISTALES.pdf Ver Prácticas CAÑO CRISTALES
    CANO CRISTALES
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN EL AMAZONAS - TRAVEL TIPS IN AMAZONAS Ver Prácticas AMAZONAS
    AMAZONAS
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN COLOMBIA Ver Prácticas CARTAGENA 
    CARTAGENA
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN COLOMBIA Ver Prácticas EJE CAFETERO 
    EJE CAFETERO
  • CONSEJOS DE VIAJE EN EL PNN EL COCUY - TRAVEL TIPS IN PNN EL COCUYVer Prácticas PNN LOS NEVADOS
    PNN LOS NEVADOS

  

Report any case of sexual explotation or abuse of children and teenagers 

Colombia is a touristic destination, our children are not! Please follow the report route to protect them of any kind of abuse. 

 

Contact Lines

Children Protection Police

Tel: 018000 910 6000 - Linea 112

National Prosecution

Teléfonos: 018000916111

Dijin: 157

House of Justice: 018000916999

Colombian Family Welfare Institute ICBF: 018000918080

Hotline: 106

Hotline Emergency: 123

 

Report by internet 

Click here to report a case of sexual explotation thought Te Protejo Organization website.

Denuncia Esnna

 

 

 

 

Protect natural species of Fauna and Flora

One of the causes of loss of biodiversity in Colombia is facing over-exploitation of wild species which is compounded for the purpose of self- consumption and illegal sell at national and international level. " The possession of wild animals and trafficking thereof is prohibited "

 

 

Ley 397 de 1997. Contra el trafico de Patrimonio Cultural. Ley 599 de 2000 y Decreto 1608 de 1978. Contra el tráfico de especies como flora y fauna silvestre. 

 

How to report a case of trafficking?

1. HOTLINE

From any city of Colombia: Free Hotlines 018000915317 y 018000913606

In Ibagué: Green Line 018000956666 - Environmental Police 123, 112

In Bogotá: +571- 3778902. Ext: 8917. Av. Caracas N° 54-38

 

2.  INTERNET

The Organizacion "Asociación Defensora de los Animales y el Ambiente" present a link to write a report: CLICK HERE

 

3. FACEBOOK:  Environmental Police