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พายเรือคายัค-แคนู VS 7 Greens

    Green Heart by Travellers

  • Avoid kayaking near coral reefs in shallow water.
  • Do not harass wildlife or interrupt their normal behaviour; such as, mating, feeding or resting.
  • Dump garbage only in the spot provided.

    Green Service by Attractions

  • Give useful information to travellers; such as, paddling techniques, strong current areas, hand signals and how to rescue yourself before starting.
  • Arrange enough members of the rescue team.
  • Prepare enough safety equipment.

    Green Activity by Attractions

  • Provide useful information to travellers; such as, the local villager’s way of life and culture.
  • Limit the Tourism Carrying Capacity (TCC) in terms of the number of travellers per day.
  • Acknowledge travellers upon their arrival about best practices to be an eco-traveller.
  • Alert the local authorities to any environmental disturbance you observe at the sites.
  • Continuously train staff to improve the standards of service, especially rescuing.

    Green Logistics by Travellers

  • You might consider other slow travel options in order to reduce the carbon footprint; such as, travelling by train instead of airplane or carpooling.

    Green Community by Attractions

  • Encourage the local staff to dress in various traditional costumes.
  • Encourage travellers to experience the Thai way of life closely; such as, having a homestay with locals or learning to cook a Thai dish.

    Green Plus by Tour Operators

  • Organise a clean-up day to get rid of cumulative garbage on the sites.

    Green Attraction by Attractions

  • Educate the local fishermen to do fishing by the right way and out of coral reef areas.
  • Have good management of solid waste, from the reduction of waste, especially the non-recycled one, to the categorisation and disposal of waste, in order to reduce the greenhouse effect.