The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the region’s tourism development agency, has over 30 Dutch, English, French and Spanish country members and a myriad of private sector allied members. The CTO’s vision is to position the Caribbean as the most desirable, year round, warm weather destination. Its purpose is Leading Sustainable Tourism – One Sea, One Voice, One Caribbean.

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The growth rate of 5.3% in tourist arrivals in 2014 was among the best at the region and sub-region levels worldwide. Read the 2014 review. The Latest Tourism Statistics tables show how the region’s tourism industry is performing. Data is provided by reporting member countries.

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CTO Singapore Model Workshop

The regional workshop on Developing Viable and Sustainable Tourism Products: The Singapore Model is being held from July 13 – 16, 2015 at the Radisson Aquatica Resort,  Barbados. It aims to generate fresh thinking with respect to the Caribbean tourism product and give insights into the tourism product development process of one of the world’s fastest growing economies.

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The event provides attendees with the opportunity to significantly expand their network while learning the most important trends that can impact their investment decisions. In its 5th year, this event brings together more than 300 regional and international investors and operators and the region’s leading decision makers.

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Featured Member

Travelport is a leading Travel Commerce Platform providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the $7 trillion global travel and tourism industry. Our Travel Commerce Platform enables travel providers, travel agencies, corporations and developers to connect.

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Latest CTO Media Releases
CTO Earth Day Message

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) joins the world in recognizing tod…

U.S. arrivals to Trinidad and Tobago up 20 Percent in 2015

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – April 14, 2015 – With a 20 percent increase i…

Bahamians become North Pole explorers

Two Bahamians are literally sitting on top of the world and they took The B…

Bahamas even closer to Florida with new non-stop flights

Nassau, Bahamas – April 17, 2015 Paradise is even closer with two new non…

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Upcoming Country Events
May 21 – 24, 2015: Lit Fest
Antigua & Barbuda
Apr. 17 – May 2, 2015: Sailing Week
May 7 – 9, 2015: Junkanoo Carnival
May 23 – 31, 2015: Gospelfest
May 22 – 24, 2015: Chocolate Festival
Mar. 1 – Apr. 30, 2015: Whale Watching
May 26 – June 2, 2015: Dive Week
British Virgin Islands
May 18 – 23, 2015: Dive BVI Wreck Week
Cayman Islands
May 2, 2015: Batabano
May 18 – 26, 2015: Cubadisco Int’l Fair

Upcoming Country Events
Apr. 28 – May 02, 2015: Int’l Drag Fest
May 17 – 24, 2015: Jazz ‘N Creole
May 8, 2015: Chocolate Festival
May 1 – 31, 2015: Terre de Blues Festival
May 23, 2015: Int’l Food & Drinks Festival
Upcoming Events
May 21 – 29, 2015: Epicurean Escape
May 19 – 25, 2015: Lamentin Jazz Project
Upcoming Events
Puerto Rico
May 13 – 16, 2015: Int’l Tourism Expo

Upcoming Country Events
St. Eustatius
Apr. 30, 2015: Queen’s Day
St. Kitts & Nevis
Jun. 25 – 27, 2015: Annual St. Kitts Music Festival
Saint Lucia
Apr. 30 – May 10, 2015: Jazz & Arts Festival
St. Maarten
Apr. 30, 2015 Carnival
Saint Martin
May 1, 2015: Generali Golf Tour
St. Vincent & the Grenadines
May 21 – 25, 2015: Canouan Regatta
Trinidad & Tobago
Apr. 18 – 26, 2015: Tobago Jazz Experience
Turks & Caicos Islands
Upcoming Events
U.S. Virgin Islands
Apr. 4 – May 2, 2015: St. Thomas Carnival
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