Description of the tool
EHE-mark is a quality mark to label tourism products in compliance with the principles of eco tourism. The objective of the EHE-mark is to promote the principles of eco tourism among tourism enterprises, consumers and public. By applying the EHE-mark to its products, the entrepreneur obliges to follow the principles of eco tourism and fulfil the requirements set to the products.
Relevant areas: cultural heritage, food and environmental protection (energy, water, waste, chemicals, management).
Geographical level of recognition: Estonia
Justification / Verification / Proof of adherence
Certification is issued by NGO Rural Tourism. New crietria are developed in 2014 in cooperation with Estonian Tourism Board.
Target groups: tourism products in compliance with the principles of eco tourism
Size: all sizes
Activity sectors: accommodation, tourism attractions