The micro-region known as Bison Land is not only rich in natural resources, but it is also an area with a rich spiritual, historical and cultural value. And the fact that the actions undertaken at the level of the area are focused on the enhancement of these elements, of local authenticity, of the local people, or on the protection of nature, were decisive elements in the national and international recognition of the destination.
Bison Land was certified at the national level as an ecotourism destination in 2016 by ANT.
In 2017, Bison Land was included in the Top 100 sustainable destinations worldwide, an elite list of destinations that strive for sustainable development.
The ranking is made by international tourism experts. So far we are the only region in Romania included in this world top.
We are currently in the process of Green Destination certification, which is a next step for destinations that are included in the Top 100 Sustainable Destinations worldwide.
In addition, in 2018 and 2019 the destination ranked second in the Top 100 Awards for nature and wildlife.
And in 2022, the destination ranked first in the Public Vote category, after in 2021 it was the second most voted by the global community among destinations around the world.