Athol Bridge - Biking - Northern Southland
Chris McLennan

Sustainable Travel Ideas & Itineraries

Imagine exploring the stunning region of Southland while minimising your impact on the environment and supporting local communities. From kayaking in the fiords to walking in lush rainforests, Southland offers a range of sustainable travel experiences that are not only enjoyable but also contribute to the conservation of natural beauty. Sustainable travel is about making responsible choices that promote environmental, social, and economic sustainability while providing a unique and authentic travel experience. By choosing eco-friendly accommodations, engaging in cultural activities, and supporting local businesses, you can make a positive impact on the world while creating unforgettable memories.

Let Southland inspire you to travel sustainably and leave a positive mark on the world!

Eco-Friendly Fiordland

An unrivalled world-class tourist destination like Fiordland National Park comes with great responsibility to protect it. This pristine region offers an abundance of sustainable activities and experiences that allow you to immerse yourself…

Southern Scenic Route by EV

The Southern Scenic Route is one of the top 10 touring routes in the world, and we can tell you it is super EV friendly. From lush rainforests and deserted beaches to pristine lakes and chiselled cliffs, it’s all waiting to be enjoyed…


EV Charging Stations

Fiordland National Park
Liz Carlson - Young Adventuress

Mindful Travel

Mindful travel, which involves being aware of and respectful towards the environment, local communities, and cultural heritage, has become a popular concept among travellers. From eco-friendly… Read More