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Biosphere develops certifications to guarantee compliance with the principles of sustainability and continuous improvement, through a private, voluntary and independent certification system.

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We have delegations located in 8 countries from all around the world to provide the necessary help and support to companies and tourism destinations.


Sustainable tourism courses with professional tutors assigned . Receive tools, material and information necessary to become an expert in the sector.


Receive all the necessary tools and support to achieve sustainability and tourism profitability.


Meetings and conferences of local and international scope as a fundamental part of the necessary transition towards sustainable tourism.

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The largest community of sustainable destinations in the world. More than 30 million tourists visit Biosphere Destinations and companies.

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Biosphere News

Diputació de Barcelona, the second destination in the world to receive the status of Biosphere Gold Destination

The president of Diputació de Barcelona, Marc Castells, has received this morning, at the headquarters of the Provincial Government and under the responsibility of the President of the Responsible Tourism Institute, Tomás Azcárate, the renewal of the certification of Diputació de Barcelona as a sustainable tourism destination that meets the requirements of the "Biosphere Destination" standard and the acquisition of the Biosphere Gold destination status. This distinction recognizes not only tourism sustainability developed from the Biosphere certification but the work made to extend this commitment to the tourism companies and services of the destination. The Provincial Government thus becomes the second destination in the world to receive it.

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Biosphere will have the first stand of Sustainable Destinations of FITUR

The Responsible Tourism Institute (RTI) will have the first stand of Sustainable Destinations at the next Fitur