Our new Blue Flag Award, we are Sustainable Boat Tour Operators

Tue 30th May 2017

The Blue Flag is Flying, it’s our new Award.

We are one the of first boat tour operators in Europe to be awarded the prestigious Blue Flag. The Blue Flag brand is a world-renowned eco-label and trusted by millions around the globe.

Keep Wales Tidy has announced that a record-breaking number of Blue Flags will be flying in Wales this year. There are 45 beaches, three marinas and two boat tour operators who are celebrating international success.

Achieving  a Blue Flag Awards means that RibRide has reached the highest international standards in sustainability, safety and environmental education.

Skipper Phil says:
“Recognition from the international Blue Flag team is brilliant. It is important to us to be amongst the first accredited businesses in Europe. During our 12 years of operation we have worked really hard as a team and in collaboration with other quality businesses. This ensures that RibRide and the North Wales region is a desirable and sustainable destination for residents and visitors alike.

The Blue Flag Award has developed to now include marinas and boat tour operators. There are more than 4,000 award-winning sites in nearly 50 countries. All sites can be viewed at the Keep Wales Tidy website:

Blue Flag Award Screenshot from the Keep Wales Tidy Beach Finder online

Blue Flag Award – The Keep Wales Tidy Beach finder at

There are 50 Blue Flags, in addition 25 beaches in Wales have gained the Green Coast Award, This recognises all the ‘hidden gems’ along our coastline. A total of 85 beaches have achieved the Seaside Award for their good water quality and facilities.

Blue Flag Award

Anglesey’s Blue Flag Awards:

  • Llanddwyn – Beach Blue Flag
  • Traeth Crigyll – Seaside Award
  • Silver Bay, Rhoscolyn – Seaside Award
  • Trearddur Bay – Beach Blue Flag
  • Porth Dafarch – Beach Blue Flag
  • Church Bay / Porth Swtan  – Beach Blue Flag
  • Porth Eilian – Seaside Award
  • Benllech – Beach Blue Flag
  • St Davids’s Red Wharf Bay – Seaside Award
  • Llanddonna – Beach Blue Flag
  • Beaumaris – Seaside Award
  • RibRide – Sustainable Boat Tour Operators Blue Flag
RIB at Llanddwyn Beach, Anglesey

A RibRide Group at Llanddwyn Beach, Anglesey

You can book a trips for your friends and family to experience the beauty of wild Anglesey. Phone us on 0333 1234 303 or fill in a form online.