The first LEED-Platinum city in the world. The best U.S. city for parks. 140+ miles of bike lanes and paths. Sustainability lives in DC.
As tourism grows, natural resources decline and climate change continues, it’s essential to find ways to live and travel sustainably. Some hopeful news for travelers is that there are many ways to support that effort in DC, so you can leave the city better than you found it. Whether you’re a leisure traveler, event planner or group tour operator, you can find sustainable businesses for your next trip, as well as useful travel tips. Find out more about the DC Government’s Sustainable DC plan, which aims to make DC the most sustainable city in the nation.