Responsible Tourism

Looking to travel responsibly when visiting Martin County?

There are many ways you can contribute to the health and vibrancy of our community by making sustainable choices.

Below are some quick tips, tricks and resources to help you make a difference during your stay!

Want to stay green? Many of our hotels follow sustainability practices. Three of our properties have gone above and beyond and are certified in the Florida Green Lodging Program

Martin County has adopted a single-use plastic reduction strategy and you can help by shopping local vendors that support sustainability practices and incorporating reduction strategies into your everyday routine. Learn more about here!

Learn and practice the 7 Principles of Leave No Trace when out exploring our beautiful parks and preserves.

Help protect our diversity of reefs by following simple tips you can find here on our Reef page.

Remember sea turtle nesting season is March 1 through October 31. Give sea turtles and their nests plenty of space and make sure to never use lights of any kind on the beach at night during nesting season. Click here to learn more.

Recycle when possible and use reusable grocery bags.

Participate in an eco-friendly adventure to immerse yourself in our beautiful environment.

Incorporate “voluntourism” into your upcoming vacation. Visit to get learn about current opportunities.


Check out Protect Our Paradise to view our full guide to sustainable tourism

Protect Our Paradise
Check out Protect Our Paradise to view our full guide to sustainable tourism  Image