The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), is the region’s tourism development agency, with 25 Dutch, English 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.




New Statistics

January 2024: International arrivals from the United States rose in the nine destinations reporting for the period January to December with the US Virgin Islands and Cuba recording the highest percentage increases.

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2022 Review

The CTO presented its overview of the performance of the Caribbean tourism industry in 2022, explored trends for the upcoming year and issues in Caribbean tourism on March 7, 2023.

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Explore the beauty of the CTO’s destination members. From delicious cuisine to astonishing natural landscapes – there’s lots to do and see in the Caribbean. Find your adventure!


Learn Online

CTO and Velsoft Training Materials Inc. offer tourism and hospitality eLearning courses, programmes and educational technologies through the Caribbean Tourism Institute.

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Latest Media Releases
Registration Open for CTO Sustainable Tourism Conference in Grenada

BARBADOS (February 22, 2024) – Caribbean and international tourism industry experts will explore the...

CTO to Engage in High-Level Talks at Tourism Resilience Meeting in Jamaica

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (February 15, 2024) – Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Chairman Kenneth Brya...


CBT Toolkit

View the Community Based Tourism Toolkit funded by the Compete Caribbean Partnership Facility (CCPF) under the Innovation for Tourism Expansion and Diversification Project.

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Join as an Allied Member

Allied membership is a high-value partnership that gives members a variety of benefits. Joining is easy and membership is valid for one year.

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New Allied Members

You can influence the direction of the Caribbean tourism industry while taking advantage of a range of exclusive benefits.

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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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Storm Watch Center: Updates from CTO member countries affected by hurricanes.


Updated Privacy Policy

CTO’s privacy policy explains the personal data we hold, how we use your personal data, the security and safeguards in place and your data protection rights. Read CTO’s privacy policy –