Abyss Adventures 🇸🇮

 

Abyss Adventures is located in the lovely village of Soča in Triglav National Park. Their activities unfold in a picturesque setting, offering authentic water experiences like rafting, canyoning, and kayaking trips. They focus on a personal touch, ensuring small group experiences for an enhanced adventure. Committed to eco-friendliness, they actively educate their guests about the surrounding nature and provide environmentally conscious transportation with pick-up services.

With the First Mile Project, they decided to:

    • Encourage green mobility
    • Reduce single-use plastic

 

Discover more about Abyss Adventures here.

T.E.R.A. Soluzioni/Tuscia Slow Ways 🇮🇹

Black Tenders Events 🇫🇷

 

Black Tenders Events, a French company based in the Alpes-Maritimes, is under the capable leadership of Captain Emilie Gilardo. Renowned as the go-to service provider along the French Riviera, it extends its offerings to the Atlantic coast. With a fleet of eight identical black boats, it meets the diverse transfer and privatization needs of individuals and professionals alike. Services include boat rentals with captains, water taxi transfers, seminar hosting, sea towing, and excursions. 

Docked at the Béal port in Cannes la Bocca, strategically positioned between Monaco and St Tropez, their boats allow for swift service within a maximum one-hour sailing radius. On board Black Tenders, beverages are served in large formats and individually in reusable bioplastic cups made from seaweed washed up on Breton beaches, reflecting one of their many commitments to environmental sustainability and corporate social responsibility initiatives. 

 

With the First Mile project, they decided to:  

 

Discover more about Black Tenders Events here.

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Positive Sport 🇸🇮

 

Positive Sport is located in Kobarid – Soča Valley. They are an outdoor sports agency specializing in bike rentals, guided tours, and everything that bikers need. They organize guided and self-guided bike holidays. Additionally, they organize hiking holidays, provide apartment accommodations, luggage and airport shuttles. Committed to minimizing their environmental footprint, they have been actively working in areas such as green mobility. They are tying to make their guests use public transport and bikes as much as possible.

With the First Mile Project, they decided to:

 

Discover more about Positive Sport here.

©Positive Sport – Žiga Koren

Rive&More 🇮🇹

 

Rive&More is a Destination Management Company (DMC) operating in the Veneto region, particularly in the Prosecco Hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene, a UNESCO heritage site since 2019.  Founded in Valdobbiadene in 2021 by a young, dynamic and local team, Rive&more, strengthened by its collaboration with operators in the local tourism sector, acts as a point of reference for tourists who choose our destination.

Their mission is to offer an authentic and unforgettable experience, immersed in the beauty, culture and traditions of the region, supporting sustainable and responsible tourism, respecting the environment and local communities, with the enhancement of the excellence of the territory, from typical products to handicrafts, from cultural events to outdoor activities.

 

 

Discover more about Rive&More here.

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Ranč Mrcina 🇸🇮

 

Ranč Mrcina is located in the Triglav National Park, in the village of Studor in Bohinj. The ranch is home to 16 horses (including 10 Icelandic horses), a pack of cats and a dog named Kan. Horses are beautiful and noble creatures; they have been present at Ranč Mrcina since 1999.

The ranch offers cross-country tours through the beauty of Triglav National Park in all seasons. They also offer a riding school, riding for beginners and experienced riders. The youngest riders are led in saddles with handles on a manège or for a short walk in the countryside with a guide.

 

With the First Mile Project, they decided to:

 

Discover more about Ranč Mrcina here.

© Ranč Mrcina

Itinera Bike & Travel 🇮🇹

 

Itinera Bike & Travel is a small incoming tour operator. They are based in Verona, a beautiful UNESCO city. They provide bicycle and e-bike rentals, day tours and self-guided multi-day vacations. Upon request, they organize guided tours for small and large groups. They promote a slow way of traveling: time is the secret ingredient for accepting and appreciating differences, and meeting each other.  

They are committed to always working better with people, community and nature. In July 2023, they received the sustainability certification from Travelife. 

With the First Mile Project, they decided to:

 

Discover more about Itinera Bike & Travel here.

©Itinera Bike & Travel

Pr’Budkovič House (Pac) 🇸🇮

 

The charming hostel Pr’Budkovič House, managed by PAC, is set against the backdrop of the Julian Alps located in Bohinjska Bistrica. Guests are welcomed into a warm and inviting atmosphere that promises comfort and convenience. Each room is thoughtfully designed to offer cozy accommodation after a day spent exploring the surrounding areas, with a blend of traditional charm and modern simplicity, ensuring a restful stay for all who visit.

The hostel also rents quality MTB and E-MTB bikes and discounted activities such as boat rental, rafting, kayaking tours on the Sava river, paragliding and many more for guests staying at the hostel. Common areas such as the dining room and big reception, invite social interaction with fellow travelers, fostering a sense of community that is often cherished by those who stay there. The hostel is in the process of getting certified as a sustainable and green accommodation and encourages all visitors to join in the preservation of natural resources and beauty.

 

With the First Mile Project, they decided to:

 

Discover more about PAC and Pr’Budkovič House here.

NORD & NE 🇳🇴

 

NORD & NE guides divers and snorkelers in Saltstraumen, the world’s strongest tidal current. Their goal is to let the guests experience this unique marine life that lives under the malstraum. They hope their guests leave with a desire to protect and care for the ocean and its inhabitants. 

They have a no-hunting policy, and pick up a lot of fishing lures and lines after recreational fishing. To take care of the underwater life in Saltstraumen marine park, themselves and the local community, they guide only small groups. 

 

With the First Mile Project, they decided to:

 

Discover more about NORD & NE here.

©NORD & NE

OuthereTour 🇮🇹

 

OuthereTour is a reality born from a small group of passionate people, who have been working for years in the field of education and sustainable tourism. Their mission is to promote sustainable tourism and stimulate the curiosity of young people and educate them through travel so that they embrace a lifestyle and correct civic behavior that is attentive and sensitive to environmental issues. 

In realizing their routes, so that they become meaningful and engaging experiences, they make use of tools such as play, discussion, observation, and interesting and exciting educational workshops. They choose their locations in protected areas, evocative of nature, historical landscape, and environmental history, and work tirelessly to offer a range of fun and exciting proposals that stimulate individual awareness and develop important social and cultural exchanges. 

 

With the First Mile Project, they decided to:

 

Discover more about OuthereTour here.

©OuthereTour