Adventure Alternative

Portstewart, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom   Get Direction

Adventure Alternative is an independent travel company founded by Gavin Bates, located in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. The vision of this company revolves around responsible travel, sustainable tourism, and a high level of knowledge and experience pertaining to the industry. Founded in 1991, Adventure Alternative became a limited for-profit company in 2001 with a strong commitment towards a sustainable tourism model that delivers positive economic benefits to local communities and businesses. Working alongside Adventure Alternative is another organization, Moving Mountains, a charity based in East Africa and Nepal focusing on social, economic, and environmental problems. Adventure Alternative sponsors Moving Mountains and together they aim to eliminate poverty and inequality while promoting the search for sustainability and fair trade. By providing administrative costs, transportation, and staffing, Adventure Alternative and Moving Mountains sponsor a successful and collaborative model of development. The affiliated organizations believe in the power of investment in social capital and social enterprise to provide long-term incomes and improved self-esteems for local populations.

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Year Founded: 2001

Number of Employees: 11-50

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