Discover the Grand Est and its sustainable tourism

In the Grand Est, ecotourism is a central concern, and there’s more than one possibility as far as this form of green tourism is concerned, including slow tourism, unusual accommodation, encounters with nature and discovery of local knowhow. 

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Your green stay in the Grand Est

Our guide aims to facilitate your access to a new, more responsible form of tourism in harmony with the ecological transition. Sustainable tourism is an opportunity to give greater meaning to your holidays. So if you’d like to give your stay new bearings, taking your time, prioritising fresh encounters, discovering local products and spending a night or two in unusual settings, follow our advice. Make the utmost of a stay in keeping with your values: take a look at our offers in the Grand Est and whip yourself up a truly ecoresponsible holiday!

Spend the night in unusual accommodation

The Grand Est has more than its fair share of comfortable but altogether unusual places to stay, ensuring that you enjoy a truly out-of-the ordinary holiday. Are you more of a treehouse, cosy mountain chalet, bubble in the midst of the vineyards or room with a view of the star-studded sky sort of person? Each in their own special way, our hosts are committed contributors to the development of more responsible tourism in the Grand Est.

Discover our unusual planet-friendly forms of accommodation!

Our out-of-the-ordinary accommodation in the Grand Est

Explore an outstanding natural environment

Make the utmost of an ecoresponsible break and go green. Blessed with an outstanding and extraordinarily varied natural environment, the Grand Est stands out for the many protected areas in its Regional and National Nature Parks, listed sensitive areas and majestic forests. True havens of nature, a number of sites also boast the UNESCO label!

Observe our night birds during an out-of-the-ordinary guided tour, treat yourself to an unforgettable face-to-face encounter with a pack of wolves, or make your way up Le Steinberg, an energy hotspot, and fill up on positive vibes… With your family, among friends or as a couple, come and explore the Grand Est’s fauna and flora and learn how to protect them.

Our nature activities in the Grand Est

Share the passions of the region’s women and men

The Grand Est has preserved its local knowhow. Come and discover it, and get to know craftspeople, winegrowers, and other of the Grand Est’s professionals. Our specialists will share their love of the region and take you off the beaten tracks, enabling you to appreciate the wealth of local knowhow, rural heritage and products of the terroir to the full.

Learn the secrets behind the elaboration of Champagne’s great wines on an immersive cellar visit; become a truffle grower for a day and acquaint yourself with the full richness of a terroir and one of its noblest products; follow in the footsteps of an experienced guide… 

Experiences to enjoy in the Grand Est


Ecotourism: Living and consuming locally

Encourage local tourism and reduce your ecological impact by opting for meals in the heart of the countryside, based 100% on local products. You can also sample the region’s finest vintages in our winegrowers’ cellars, or pay a visit to their workshops and roll up your sleeves yourself… the Grand Est boasts countless savoury and sweet specialities and delicious beverages.

Feel like indulging yourself during your stay? Discover the diversity and quality of the Grand Est’s local products by giving priority to actors committed to sustainable approaches and working with local producers.

Our best ecoresponsible addresses