Ísafold Travel is committed to conducting its business and day to day operations in a responsible way. We recognise that all businesses affect their environment and that is why we try our best to minimise the footprint we leave. We feel that it is important to emphasise caution and care for the natural environment and to operate with respect for the culture, history and background of everyone we engage with through our business. Ísafold Travel has signed a declaration to operate responsible tourism and to adopt the following measures to work towards sustainability in our operations.
We pledge to:
- Demonstrate exemplary behaviour and respect for nature.
- Ensure the safety of our guests and treat them courteously.
- Respect the rights of employees.
- Have a positive impact on the local community.
How we contribute to a cleaner environment:
We inform all our employees, guests and partners of our commitment to the environment
We minimise our use of energy and other resources
We use local suppliers where possible
We use vendors that have adopted environmentally friendly policies
We recycle our waste and buy recycled goods
We minimise our effect on the natural environment and advocate respect for nature with all our employees, partners and customers
We support non-profit environmental projects that aim to protect the natural environment
Ísafold Travel has worked hard on maintaining long standing mutually beneficial relationships with clients, co-workers, suppliers and contractors for two decades. It is our mission to be in business for decades to come and to do so we feel it is important to respect our land, our trading partners, customers, employees and our community.
Ísafold Travel supports the Þórsmörk Trail Volunteer Project, Landsbjörg Icelandic National Search and Rescue Association and the Highland Safety Watch and safetravel.is.