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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.



Sveti Martin Na Muri, Croatia

An exceptional mosaic of biodiversity

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

Pustara Visnjica

Pustara Visjnica, Croatia

Rural tourism, breeding of game, horses and cattle

Moulins, France

A Town of Art, History and character

Dakovo, Croatia

Ride the closest thing to Unicorns

Durbuy, Belgium

A glorious mix of colours and experiences

Sheep's Head, Ireland

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

Drnis, Croatia

Well preserved traditional, cultural and natural heritage

St Ignatius

St Ignatius, Spain

Enjoy the landscape and the fresh natural air


Sarreguemines, France

A lot of outdoor activities for young and old


Fiskars, Finland

A beautiful river valley, surrounded by lakes, forests

Western Greece

Western Greece

A mosaic of natural habitats, seas, mountains, picturesque villages and modern cities 

Etnoland Dalmati, Croatia

Relax and enjoy delicious food and meals 


Flusslandschaft, Germany

Discover a Hidden Treasure from the Ice Age


Tervete Nature Park, Latvia

The largest fairytale land in Northern Europe

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 

Mellieha, Malta

A destination in all seasons

Landlust, austria

A holiday for your senses


Faial, Portugal

Discover the biodiversity of Faial. 

Lasko, Slovenia

Discover local wellness experiences

Novi Pazar, Serbia

A melting poot of influences, cultures and traditions 

Ebro Delta, spain

The most extensive aquatic habitat of the Catalan lands

Wild Taiga, finland

You are most welcome to meet the locals!

North. Velebit Park, CROATIA

Stunning natural beauties

Radol'ca, Slovenia

Go rafting down the Sava river

Monte Isola, Italy

Extraordinary panorama and artistic beauty


Soomaa, Estonia

Explore the capital of Estonian primeval nature.

Upper medimurje, Croatia

For gourmets and wine lovers.

Ath, Belgium

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

Mulranny, Ireland

A truly spectacular location

Plateliai, Lithuania

The most beautiful lake in Lithuania

Sinj, Croatia

The heart of the Dalmatian hinterland

Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium

Green countryside and beautiful landscapes

Idrija, Slovenia

Idrija is a true paradise for enthusiasts of outdoor activities

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

Montevecchio, Italy

Enjoy moments of genuine experience of the tradition of the nature and culture of Sardinia.

Lacs of eau d'Heure, Belgium

The largest lake area in Belgium

Alba Iulia

Alba Iulia, Romania

The center of Transylvania

Eagle mountains, Czech Republic

The Bohemian Loire 

Konavle Region, Croatia

One of the most attractive destinations in Croatia. 


Discover one of the most beautiful castles in Europe

Marginimea Sibiului, Romania

So authentic, so pure, so real

Villages of Wallonia, BE

28 labelled villages, 28 treasures to be discovered

Ottignies-LLN, Belgium

A pedestrian city that is green and open to the world

Goierri, Spain

Gastronomy, Nature and Culture

Park Gravenrode, NL

A region full of contrasts and extremes

Luberon, France

This Massif is the largest ochre deposit in the world

Sveti Martin, Croatia

Go hiking and cycling on marked paths

Bohinj, Slovenia

A family-friendly destination

Pirot, Serbia

The centre of the pottery craftswork of Serbia

Gharb, Malta

Gharb is a place of intense natural beauty

Lewarde, France

A unique industrial and human adventure!

Noordenveld, Netherlands

Discover the Monumental rowhouses

Naturpark Oewersauer

Deep valleys, wet meadows, steep forested

Bystricko, Czech Republic

A rediscovered tourist paradise 

Clonakilty, Ireland

A cosmopolitan and friendly seaside town 

Slovenske konjice, Slovenia

Enter a town with a thousand-year history 

Bjelovar, Croatia

Azure sky, yellow fields and green meadows

Cavan, Ireland

One of Ireland’s richest music, song and dance destinations

Specchia, Italy

Time seems to have stood still in Specchia

Carlingford, Ireland

Begin your voyage through Irelands Ancient East and experience a world of truly incredible stories

neamt county, romania

Diverse landscapes with specific flora and fauna.

Xaghra, Malta

Picturesque ix-Xagħra has a particularly rich historical heritage and therefore plenty to offer the visitor

Loop head, Ireland

 The spectacular cliff scenery are breathtaking

La Louvière, Belgium

The city of Wolves

Upper Medimurje, Croatia

A green oasis part of the UNESCO biosphere reserve

Rochefort Ocean, France

Take a dip in the sea

Nera and Velino, Italy

Discover local wellness experiences

Vukovar, Croatia

A hidden pearl of Croatian Danube

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