Awards & Recognition

G Adventures is consistently rewarded and recognized for the quality of their adventure products and business achievements.

Canada's Top Employers for Young People 2013

G Adventures is very proud to have been named one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People 2013. Mediacorp Canada has recognized G Adventures for attracting and retaining young people ...

Canada's Favourite Adventure Tour Operator

For the fourth consecutive year, Canadian agents have voted and declared G Adventures, the world’s adventure travel leader, as Canada’s Favourite Adventure Tour Operator. G Adventures has won in this ...


Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies 2010

G Adventures, the world’s adventure travel leader is thrilled to be recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. The company won the Best Managed award in 2009 and became ...

Best National Adventure Operator

Get Out There Magazine readers voted and crowned G Adventures as Canada’s Best Adventure Operator. The fifth annual Readers’ Choice poll received ballots from more than 1,600 voters across the ...


Canada Specialty Tour Operator Partner of the Year

Vacation.com members voted G Adventures as Canada Specialty Tour Operator Partner of the Year in October 2010.

A Great Place to Work

G Adventures is excited to announce that it has been named on the Great Place To Work Institute Canada’s prestigious 2010 list of the 75 Best Workplaces in Canada. G ...


World Tourism Award at World Travel Mart

In 2009, G Adventures won the prestigious World Tourism Award sponsored by American Express, Corinthia Hotels, International Herald Tribune and Reed Travel Exhibitions at the World Travel Mart event. Receiving ...

World Savers Award

In 2009, G Adventures was honoured to win the World Savers Award from Condé Nast Traveler. Taking home the win for Tour Operators, the award was received in New York ...


Canada's Top 100 Employers and Canada's Ten Best Employers for Young People

In 2005 & 2006, G Adventures received recognition as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers and Canada's Ten Best Employers for Young People. In 2006-7, G Adventures was also selected ...

Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies

From 2006-8, G Adventures has been recognized as one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies. This prestigious award honours companies operating at the highest levels of business performance. From thousands ...


Best 'Do it all Outfitter' on Earth

For the past two years, National Geographic Adventure magazine has named G Adventures on its Best Outfitters on Earth competition. G Adventures received an overall score of 96.6% for 2009 ...

National Geographic Traveler's Tours of a Lifetime

In 2009 National Geographic Traveler awarded G Adventures a spot on their Tours of a Lifetime list. G Adventures Voodoo Trail trip which visits Benin, Togo and Burkina Faso, was ...


British Youth Travel Award

In 2008, G Adventures won the 2009 British Youth Travel Awards in the Green Tourism Category. This award recognizes the efforts that youth travel organizations make to maximize their positive ...

National Geographic Traveler's Tours of a Lifetime

In 2008, our Project Cambodia trip was selected by National Geographic Traveler magazine for its Tours of a Lifetime issue. Project Cambodia offers travelers the opportunity to assist a local ...


Environmental Industry Award

In 2008, G Adventures received the Environmental Industry Award from Flight Centre North America. This award recognizes a travel industry supplier partner that has made the greatest effort to minimize ...

Agents' Choice Awards

In 2008, G Adventures was voted by more than 3,500 Canadian Travel Agents in the 2008 Agents’ Choice Awards as #1 Adventure Tour Operator. G Adventures was also awarded a ...


Travel Personality of the Year

In 2008, G Adventures founder, Bruce Poon Tip was awarded with the Association of Canadian Travel Agencies' Travel Personality of the Year Award which recognizes and honours individuals whose careers ...

Tanzania Tourist Board Humanitarian Award

In 2008, G Adventures received the Tanzania Tourist Board Tour Operator Humanitarian Award. This prestigious award recognizes tour operators for their outstanding support and highlight those companies who give back ...


Cause + action award

In 2008, G Adventures was pleased to be awarded Strategy Magazine's cause + action award, which honours brands that are making a socially responsible difference.

The Corporate Award for Environmental Excellence

In 2008, G Adventures was named a finalist by the Globe Foundation for the Corporate Award for Environmental Excellence which recognizes outstanding achievement in environmental stewardship in Canada. This award ...


Canada's Top Women in Human Resources

In 2008, G Adventures Director of Human Resources, Sue Silk, was named to the Women's Post list of Canada's Top Women in Human Resources.

Clean Air Commute Award Recipient 2001 - 2007

Annually, G Adventures staff participates in an anti-smog campaign run by Pollution Probe, a local NGO. The organization asks companies in Toronto to use more environmentally friendly methods of transportation ...


Travel Mole Web Awards

G Adventures' website was selected by the Travel Mole Web Awards as one of the best tour operator websites in 2007.

Chinese Canadian Entrepreneur of the Year

In 2007, Bruce Poon Tip was honored with the Chinese Canadian Entrepreneur of the Year award. The award recognized G Adventures’ operating success, profitability, and financial health and growth as ...


New Pioneers Award

In 2007, Bruce received the New Pioneers award in the Entrepreneurship category. These awards publicly recognize the accomplishments made by immigrants and newcomers to Canada.

Innovative Executive of the Year

In 2006, Bruce Poon Tip was named an "all star exec" for his leadership style, innovative marketing strategies, commitment to in-house information technology, strong industry partnerships and bold acquisitions.


75 Great Adventures for 2006

Outpost magazine's annual Global Travel Guide ranked four of our adventures in its 75 Great Adventures Guide for 2006. The following G Adventures trips were recognized: Ethiopia Simien Mountains, Brazil ...

Green List

In 2006, Condé Nast Traveler named G Adventures to its 12th annual Green List. The list, which identifies ecotourism's crème de la crème, selects its top candidates by their commitment ...


Ethics in Tourism

Bruce Poon Tip, CEO of G Adventures, spoke about our commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Tourism at the inaugural United Nations World Tourism Organization Seminar on Ethics in ...

Canadian Entrepreneur of the Year

G Adventures CEO and founder Bruce Poon Tip was awarded with the Entrepreneur of the Year award in the Hospitality & Tourism category in 2006 & 2002.


National Geographic 25 Best New Adventures of the Year- 2002-8

For seven consecutive years, National Geographic Adventure Magazine has selected a G Adventures tour as one of its 25 Best New Adventure Trips of the Year. This year, our Voodoo ...

Profit Magazine 50 Fastest Growing Companies

Profit Magazine featured G Adventures in their annual ranking of the 50 fastest growing companies in Canada for five consecutive years. G Adventures was awarded the Premium Growth Award for ...


Top 40 Under 40

This prestigious list of leaders under 40 recognized G Adventures founder and President, Bruce Poon Tip. 'The Top 40 Under 40' is voted on by Industry and Government who choose ...

50 Best Managed Companies

As a finalist for two years in a row, G Adventures was recognized as one of Canada's 50 best managed companies. From thousands of entries, G Adventures rose to the ...


Global Traders Leadership Award

The Global Traders Leadership award was given to Bruce Poon Tip for his dedication to the business community and exporting. With 80% of G Adventures business coming from overseas, G ...

Global Traders Market Expansion Award

In 2006, G Adventures was honoured with the Global Traders Market Expansion Services Award for growing our business from exporting. G Adventures was honoured with the gold level for this ...


Ethics in Action Millennium Award Recipient

G Adventures was the proud recipient of the Millennium Ethics In Action Award in recognition of our high standards. By using small scale accommodation, local transportation and through the support ...

United Nations International Year of Ecotourism/World Ecotourism Summit

The United Nations designated 2002 the International Year of Ecotourism (IYE) in recognition of its growing importance to sustainable development and the protection of the environment. The purpose of the ...


Traveller's Philanthropy Conference

In April of 2004, Danielle Weiss, G Adventures's Sustainable Travel Coordinator was invited to speak at the Traveller's Philanthropy Conference held at Stanford University, California. In attendance were leaders of ...

Profit 100 Award recipient

G Adventures set a record by being listed on the Profit 100 for 5 years in a row. Originally appearing at #4 on Canada's Top 100 list of companies, G ...