Sintra Houses receive International Green Key Award.
“Casa da Capela & Villa Maria, Casa José Ricardo and Hotel Arribas in Praia Grande, received the Green Key certification award in the 2018 edition, delivered by the hand of the national coordinator of the Green Key program in Portugal, Fátima Vieira, representing of ABAE.
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Written on June 22, 2018
The tourist accommodation units evidenced compliance with good environmental and educational management practices, fulfilling the requirements of the international eco tourism program.
Green Key is an international environmental education program, which implements new ways of looking at the management and use of tourism establishments, promotes the development of the concept of sustainable and responsible tourism, thus seeking to contribute to a new individual and collective consciousness . It is implemented in more than 57 countries, with around 2900 tourist establishments, of which 127 are in Portugal.
The award ceremony for the 2018 Awards took place in Lisbon.”