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Introducing our Certified Sustainable Tour Operators


"Hawaii Ecotourism Association provides an independent

verification system to distinguish industry leaders in sustainable

tourism, offers education for those trying to improve and helps

ensure the long-term viability of tourism in Hawai‘i."

Currently accepting applications for 2014-2016 Sustainable Tourism Certification.

Deadline for Recognition at our Fall Awards Luncheon: August 31, 2015

Click Here to find Certified Sustainable Tour Operators!

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  * Pending

Who are we?

Hawaii Ecotourism Association (HEA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose members include:

  • Ecotour and lodging operators

  • Tour operators and travel agents

  • Community and environmental organizations

  • Travel writers and media experts

  • Government agencies

  • Economic development and non-profit organizations

  • Educational institutions

  • Individuals with an interest in conserving the natural and cultural resources of the Islands of Hawaii.

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Ecotours offered in Hawaii

Whale Watching

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Outrigger Canoe


Hawaiian Traditions

                                                  Contact HEA

                                                              Find an Ecotour

                                                          Become a Member

                                                   Apply for Certification

                                                       Ecotourism Awards

                                                          Make a Donation





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