The World's Most Sustainable Cities to Visit in 2019

By Jil Carrara

Looking for travel inspiration for 2019? Here are some of the most eco-friendly cities in the world to visit this year.


If the start of a new year and the return to work has you daydreaming of your next break, the following destinations not only offer everything you might expect from an exciting global city - great food, sightseeing and nightlife - but they also boast some impressive sustainable credentials.  With just 12 years left to limit climate change catastrophe, people and governments around the world are investing in ways to lower pollution levels, manage waste and encourage greener living, and the following cities are at the forefront of these sustainable innovations. 


If you're planning on a city break in 2019, consider visiting the following:

 For more travel inspiration, see our favourite eco travel resorts.

Visiting the UK? Read our sustainable city guides to London and Brighton.

Going away soon? Read Max La Manna's guide on how to travel plastic free.

The World's Most Sustainable Cities to Visit in 2019