The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), is the region’s tourism development agency, with 24 Dutch, English, Spanish and French 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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New Statistics

April 2022: All 20 destinations reporting international arrival data so far for 2022 recorded growth. Overnight trips to Aruba and Barbados doubled while those in the other nine destinations were between three times (Antigua & Barbuda and St. Maarten) and 27 times (Trinidad and Tobago) greater.

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Visitation to the region was higher in the first half of 2019 than during the corresponding months of 2018. For this period, the performance of tourist visits peaked in January (14.0%) while the weakest growth was recorded in June (0.9%).

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Explore the beauty of the CTO’s 24 destination members. From delicious cuisine to astonishing natural landscapes; from hiking, strolling the beaches, rafting, sailing and diving – there’s lots to do and see in the Caribbean. Find your adventure!



Access country protocols for travel and updates from CTO member countries and CARPHA on the state of COVID-19 in the region; resources from UNWTO, ILO, WHO, IATA and CTO podcasts with various industry leaders about how destinations can recover.

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Join as an Allied Member

Allied membership is a high-value partnership that gives members a variety of benefits, including access to innovative research and tourism data, networking and knowledge-sharing events and a powerful array of services. Joining is easy and membership is valid for one year.

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New Allied Member? Welcome!

You can influence the direction of the Caribbean tourism industry while taking advantage of a range of exclusive benefits, including brand promotion, facilitation of government member engagement activities and special discounts on publications and conferences.

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CTO Certification Programme

Tourism Research Resources

View publications from various agencies including the UNWTO, World Bank, CDB and Commonwealth Secretariat as well as links to various international tourism and tourism related agencies.

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CTO STORM WATCH CENTER  – news and updates from our member countries affected by hurricanes.


Updated Privacy Policy

In line with the GDPR, CTO has updated its privacy policy so you can see the personal data we hold, how we use your personal data, the security and safeguards we have in place and your data protection rights. Read CTO’s privacy policy –

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