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Responsible Travel

Here in Sonoma County, Life Opens Up with experiences that connect you to nature, as well as to each other.

We believe that being good stewards of the Earth, our natural resources, our beautiful spaces, and the people of Sonoma County is vital to our thriving community as well as to visitors. Participate in activities and experiences that promote a healthy environment.

leave no trace logo in 200Join us where laid-back luxury meets a deep commitment to sustainability, and where experiencing Sonoma County through the Leave No Trace Seven Principles gives travelers an opportunity to make a difference. Together, we can protect and preserve this special corner of the world for generations to come. 


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Pledge to Travel Kindly

We invite you to pledge your support to ‘Traveling Kindly’ across Sonoma County, and choosing to make a...

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Travel Kindly in Sonoma County

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Calculate Your Travel Carbon Footprint

Help our destination in its mission to reach carbon neutrality by offsetting the carbon emissions from your Sonoma County experience. Sonoma County Tourism has partnered with Sustainable Travel International to offer its carbon calculator on our website below. After determining the carbon emissions from your trip, you will have the option to effortlessly purchase carbon offsets from Sustainable Travel International. Doing so will provide you with a personalized certificate verifying the amount of CO2 you offset, and your dollars will go towards meaningful climate projects that meet the most rigorous standards for carbon offsetting. Thank you for traveling green and contributing to the vital work of global climate action.

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