Yūgen Earthside can help you on every step of your journey.
From sustainable travel resources, to responsible trips (self-guided, private, and small-group tours), to our Earthsider Eco-Shop, we’ve got your trip planning needs covered. Trip booked? Consider travel insurance and your climate impact. Join our community for extra support along the way!
Sustainable travel is about…
Respecting the natural environments & animals, promoting the local economies, and supporting the societies & cultures at your destinations. This resonated with us: we launched Yūgen Earthside to help conscientious travelers use tourism for good.
Yūgen Earthside’s Vision
“Mobilize travelers seeking to discover and book responsible tourism trips, in order to transform the travel and tourism industry into a force used to better connect humanity and preserve the earth.”
What does “Yūgen” mean?
Yūgen (pronounced “you-genn”), is a Japanese word that means “an awareness of the universe that triggers emotional responses too deep and powerful for words.”
We provide FREE responsible travel resources. Get started by downloading our sustainable packing list.