We are passionate about Scotland and it is a real privilege to share the history, landscapes, flora and fauna with our clients. We greatly value these assets and are absolutely committed to operating in a manner that conserves and enhances our natural environment and local culture.
As part of our commitment to environmental responsibility, we continue an approach which champions the reduction in resource consumption. This is combined with methods of reuse and recycling, involving our office procedures, fleet, staff, partners and customers.
The promotion and incentive of sustainable forms of transport for staff and customers. For public transport information check www.travelinescotland.com or our Accessibility page.
As we've noted previously, we love Scotland. Please help us keeping Scotland's natural heritage with these simple steps:
Highland Experience Tours have obtained a Gold award from GTBS for our ongoing commitment towards the environment.
We are regularly monitoring our impact on the environment within and out with our offices in order to reduce our carbon footprint of our staff and customers. Additionally, we operate a fleet of engine standard Euro V and Euro VI Mercedes vehicles, including six with the Blue Efficiency package which is further recognised for low fuel consumption.
To find out more about GTBS, take a look at their website to see how you can reduce your impact on the environment: http://www.green-tourism.com/
Highland Experience Tours have obtained a four star grading from ECOSTARS, who have reviewed the environmental impact of our current fleet of vehicles. ECOSTARS is a fleet recognition scheme, supported by The City of Edinburgh Council and our governments, who provide recommendations throughout Europe on reducing fuel consumption, emissions and varying factors that contribute to vehicle impact on the environment. ECOSTARS voluntarily assess all companies operating a fleet of vehicles in the following areas:
We are committed to being a green company and actively encourage our staff and customers to get involved in the best green practices! Keep up with this page for information on our green campaign and involvement in local activities.