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EDEN : European Destinations of Excellence

Sustainable tourism destinations in Europe

Discover the largest selection of European destinations which have chosen sustainable environment friendly tourism.


EDEN, the acronym for "European Destinations of Excellence" is the largest European network of destinations approved  by Europe for the quality of their tourist offers and their respect for the environment. EDEN is the promise of real experiences, real discoveries, real encounters.


Check out these unique destinations in Europe, find inspiration for your next holiday and treat yourself and your family with an eco-friendly holiday in one of  Eden's destinations of excellence network.



Nin, croatia

The Most Romantic Destination in Europe

River Kolpa, Slovenia

One of the warmest and intact rivers in Slovenia


Mostviertel, Austria

Well worth a visit

Knjazevac, Serbia

A great variety of activities in an unspoiled nature

Durbuy, Belgium

A glorious mix of colours and experiences

Sheep's Head, Ireland

The home to one of Europe's best-loved walking trails

Kuldiga, Latvia

The most charming and magical towns in West Latvia

Soca VAlley, Slovenia

A paradise for water sports on the river Soča

Silly, Belgium

Full of remarkable trees, churches, chapels

jURMALA, Latvia

A green seaside resort that is rich in unique natural resources

Mellieha, Malta

A destination in all seasons

Landlust, austria

A holiday for your senses

Park Gravenrode, NL

A region full of contrasts and extremes

Elbro Delta, spain

The most extensive aquatic habitat of the Catalan lands

Mulranny, Ireland

A truly spectacular location

Plateliai, Slovenia

The most beautiful lake in Lithuania

Sinj, Croatia

The heart of the Dalmatian hinterland

Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium

Green countryside and beautiful landscapes

Schio, Italy

The ideal place to visit

Gmund, Austria 

Experience one of the most beautiful and colourful small towns in Europe


Faial, Portugal

Magnificent natural heritage

Lasko, Slovenia

Discover local wellness experiences

Nera and Velino, Italy

Discover local wellness experiences

Drnis, Croatia

The crossroads to the most beautiful and most attractive parts of Krka National Park

Waimes, Belgium

Enjoy a taste of the Hautes Fagnes

The Burren, Ireland

Cycle, hike, kayak, climb, explore

Parco del Mincio, Italy

River sailing, canoeing, wine & food tradition

Svetvincenat, Croatia

One of Istrian jewels

Wild Taiga, finland

You are most welcome to meet the locals!

Ottignies-LLN, Belgium

A pedestrian city that is green, dynamic and open to the world

Radol'ca, Slovenia

Go rafting down the Sava river

Monte Isola, Italy

Extraordinary panorama and artistic beauty

Lorca, Spain

Tradition, passion and history


The beauty of the Caves of Castellana attracts tourists from all over the world

Montevecchio, Italy

Wonderful natural environment

Lacs of eau d'Heure, Belgium

The largest lake area in Belgium

Orseg, Hungary

The home of fresh air, harmony and silence

Tournus, France

The most starred-town in the world

Zoagli, Italy

Zoagli lies between the green hills and the rocks that dip down into the sea 

Marginimea Sibiului, Romania

So authentic, so pure, so real

Villages of Wallonia, BE

28 labelled villages, 28 treasures to be discovered

North. Velebit Park, CROATIA

Stunning natural beauties

Goierri, Spain

Gastronomy, Nature and Culture

Geoagiu Bai, Romania

Hidden in the heart of the historical region of Transylvania

Sveti Martin, Croatia

Go hiking and cycling on marked paths

Ath, Belgium

Feel the history in the stones at the foot of the Burbant Tower

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