TripAdvisor and its Viator brand will stop selling tickets for attractions that include physical contact with captive wild animals or endangered species, such as elephant rides, petting tigers and swimming with dolphins.
In an unprecedented move, TripAdvisor has decided to stop selling tickets to attractions where humans come in contact with wild or endangered animals held in captivity. As an industry leader this update to TripAdvisor ticket selling...
The $1.5 billion Massachusetts-based travel company, which was one of the first adopters of user-generated content, plans to pull tickets for hundreds of animal attractions from its site.
TripAdvisor will no longer sell tickets to attractions like elephant rides and dolphin swims, a decision that could reshape how booking sites approach animal welfare.