How can travelers measure and compensate for their carbon footprint?
Updated: Nov 10, 2022
It is the time to raise awareness about CO2 emissions when on vacation.
In this blog we will show you how tourists can measure and compensate
for their carbon footprint.
As company certified with Costa Rica’s Sustainable Tourism Certification
(known as CST) it is our duty to inform and make travelers aware about
the carbon footprint when on vacation.
We invite you to utilize the Greenhouse Gases Footprint Calculator from
FONAFIFO to calculate the emissions of your travels and the
compensation for the carbon footprint generated during your flights and
How Does it Work?
2. Insert your travel information
3. Obtain final results about your emissions
4. Purchase voluntary online compensations
At the end of the purchase, you’ll receive proof of payment. This process
can be done in English and Spanish.
For a Better Future
Your compensation is directed to the ICT-FONAFIFO account to apply
the financial resources to activities that restore our country’s forest land.
Costa Rica is a megadiverse nation that has managed to reverse its
deforestation process. Our territory is the first tropical country that has
stopped deforestation and also, has increased its coverage of forests in
the national territory.
Now that you know how to give the planet a break when on vacation,
count on us for your next carventure.