Caring for Destination
Main area of focus in Caring for the Destination:
Detailed description of the Caring for the Destination Initiative:
The Phou Iu Guesthouse and Restaurants Trekking Service takes the following measures to try and minimize their impact on the local environment and promote, conserve and maintain local culture and traditions:
-Works with local ethnic minorities to promote sustainable tourism and to ensure minimal impact on the environment and culture of the host community. Guaranteeing viable, long-term economic operations and providing socio-economic benefits to all stakeholders that are fairly distributed. Including stable employment, income-earning opportunities, social services to host communities and contributing to poverty alleviation. This also ensures that the local culture is preserved for the benefit of future generations.
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Any participants for this tour should meet at the trekking agents office at 8:15am in Muang Sing. The trekking agents office is located on the main road coming from Luang Namtha Town. Just after you enter the town of Muang Sing and before you get to the old morningmarket you will see a dirt road on your left hand side. On the corner of the main road and the dirt road you will see the Phou Iu Trekking Office.