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Rainforest Alliance

The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior.

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Rainforest Alliance Principles

sustainability milestones

Sunscape Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, Sunscape Dorado Pacifico Ixtapa, and Sunscape Puerto Plata have achieved significant and measurable sustainability milestones and have received the Rainforest Alliance Certified™ mark. The requirements for certification are aligned with the Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria. This certification assures the commitment of these resorts to reduce the impact of its activities on the planet and local communities

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Sociocultural & Environmental Development

Our Steps Taken

These resorts have demonstrated that they are minimizing their environmental footprint and supporting works, local cultures, and surrounding communities.

The criteria required is the protection of nearby ecosystems, the wise use of natural resources, climate change mitigation and benefits to the social and cultural development of surrounding communities.

Rainforest Alliance Certified Resorts

Aerial shot of Sunscape Dorado Sunscape Dorado Pacifico Ixtapa
Sunscape Dorado Pacifico Ixtapa
Keeping Mexico’s Pacific coast beautiful
Sunscape Puerto Vallarta
Sunscape Puerto Vallarta
In the heart of Banderas Bay and Old Town Vallarta
Sunscape Puerto Plata
Sunscape Puerto Plata
Amid pristine beaches and tropical jungle