Safe Travels Stamp

Safe Travels Stamp

What is the Safe Travels Stamp?

SAFE TRAVELS is a stamp that recognizes safe travel protocols worldwide. The seal is promoted by The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The specially designed stamp will allow travellers to recognize governments and companies around the world, which have adopted health and hygiene global standardized protocols to prevent COVID-19. 

Turisme de Barcelona and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) have reached an agreement by which the former is the body responsible for awarding the Safe Travels stamp to companies in the tourism sector that meet the requirements.

The Consorci de Turisme del Maresme has collaborated with Turisme de Barcelona and Diputació de Barcelona by centralizing request from Biosphere Commitment to Sustainable Tourism in the region. The Consorci has acted as a link between the administration that give the seal and the companies and services interested in it. In addition, the Diputació de Barcelona has paid the cost of managing the seal to Biosphere entities, valued at 25 euros.

What advantages does the SAFE TRAVELS stamp provide?
  • To benefit from an internationally recognized stamp, developed in collaboration with WTTC members and international reference organizations, which follows the guidelines of the World Health Organization.
  • SAFE TRAVELS is important for professionals and stakeholders in the tourism industry, since it certifies the implementation of safety and prevention measures against the pandemic.
  • The stamp conveys a message of confidence to travellers that they can experience Safe Travels.
  • It can be used online via website, emails & social media and offline via documents following the indications and requirements determined by the WTTC.
Who can apply for the SAFE TRAVELS stamp and how much is it?
  • It is addressed at all companies and tourist organizations in Barcelona and those related to visitors.
  • The cost of managing the stamp is 25 euros plus VAT.
  • In the case of being a member of Turisme de Barcelona, the Consortium assumes the costs and therefore the procedure is free.  
  • The Diputació de Barcelona covers the costs of the companies in the counties of Barcelona that have signed the Biosphere Commitment.
Requirements for Safe Travels

The companies and entities in the tourism sector can apply for the stamp, by providing documentary proof of one of the following conditions:
  • To have the certification or stamp of prevention measures against COVID-19 issued by an official certification company.
  • To have been recognised with the Biosphere Barcelona standard for Commitment to Sustainable Tourism after September 2020 or to have obtained renewal after this date.
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(Text extracted from: Turisme Barcelona)

The entities that have the seal are *:

Apartaments Atzavara | Calella
AQUA Hotel Aquamarina & Spa | Santa Susanna
​AQUA Hotel montagut Suites | Santa Susanna
​AQUA Onabrava & Spa | Santa Susanna
​AQUA Hotel Promenade | Pineda de Mar
AQUA Silhouette & Spa | Malgrat de Mar
Cabanes Dosrius | Dosrius
Càmping Globo Rojo | Canet de Mar
Golden Taurus Aquapark Resort | Pineda de Mar
Grus Apartments El Masnou
Hellotime Vilassar de Mar
Hotel Balmes | Calella
Hotel Sa Voga
 | Arenys de Mar
Hotel Sorrabona Pineda de Mar
Mas Vives Cabrils
Masia Can Rosich Santa Susanna
Neptuno Hotel & Spa Calella
Vila Arenys Hotel Arenys de Mar

MICE and Travel Agencies
Greenevents | Mataró
Lidia Ruiz Wedding Planner Serveis al Maresme
Valua Travel Mataró

Shopping and Tourism services
Oficina de Turisme. Ajuntament de Mataró Mataró
Oficina de Turisme d'Arenys de Mar Arenys de Mar
Oficina de Turisme de Calella Calella
Oficina de Turisme de Canet de Mar Canet de Mar
Oficina de Turisme de Malgrat de Mar - Plaça Àncora Malgrat de Mar
Oficina de Turisme de Malgrat de Mar - Torre de la Vídua de Can Sala Malgrat de Mar
Oficina de Turisme de Pineda de Mar | Pineda de Mar
Oficina de Turisme de Santa Susanna Santa Susanna
Oficina de Turisme del Masnou El Masnou
Platja de les Roques | Calella
Platja de Garbí | Calella
Platja Gran | Calella
Platja del Masnou El Masnou
Platja d'Ocata El Masnou
Platja de la Riera | Pineda de Mar
Platja dels Pescadors | Pineda de Mar
Platja de les Barques Sant Andreu de Llavaneres
Platja de l'Estació Sant Andreu de Llavaneres
Platja del Balís Sant Andreu de Llavaneres
Herbes Pineda Centre | Pineda de Mar
Herbes Poblenou | Pineda de Mar
Herbes Sant Pol | Sant Pol de Mar

Museums and sights
Casa Coll i Regàs Mataró
Celler Bouquet d'Alella Alella
Celler Quim Batlle Tiana
Museu d'Arenys de Mar Arenys de Mar
Museu Municipal de Nàutica del Masnou El Masnou

Baby Center (Espai Nadó Platja del Pescadors) | Pineda de Mar
Balneari Caldes d'Estrac Caldes d'Estrac
Blaumar Mataró
​Dofi Jet Boats | Serveis al Maresme
El Cuc de Santa Susanna Santa Susanna
Escola Nàutica Cara al Vent Vilassar de Mar
La Flama Canyamars Dosrius
Maresme Waves El Masnou
Mediterranean Dive Mataró Mataró
Mini Beach Club (Parc Infantil de la Platja dels Pescadors) | Pineda de Mar
Port del Masnou El Masnou

Banys Tarridas | Sant Pol de Mar
El Peix Grillat Calella
Restaurant Saborós Premià de Mar
Restaurant Tresmacarrons  El Masnou

* There are still some entities pending completion of the procedures. As soon as they are finished, they will be introduced.

Check the entities with the seal on the following map: