The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), is the region’s tourism development agency, with 24 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

Nov 2022: For January to October, ten destinations reported international tourist arrivals. Each destination saw growth, ranging from an increase of 41.2% in Aruba to a nine-fold rise in Trinidad & Tobago. Overall, visitor arrivals from the USA increased in all 22 reporting destinations, so far in 2022.

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Caribbean destinations received an estimated 32.0 million international tourist arrivals in 2019. The region has maintained its 2.2% share of global arrivals from the previous year as destinations impacted during the 2017 hurricane season continued to recover.

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Destinations

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!

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COVID-19

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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Latest Media Releases
Caribbean Tourism Month Message from the CTO

Our celebrations of Caribbean Tourism Month this year continue our focus on Cari...

Cayman Islands Department of Tourism Officials Tapped as Top Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Executives

For the first time, a Cayman Islands Minister of Tourism has been elected as the...

 

Featured Allied Member

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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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In light of the ongoing COVID-19 situation, our employees are working from home until further notice. Thank you for your support and understanding. To see a list of staff and email addresses, click here.

 
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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

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 – https://www.onecaribbean.org/privacy-policy/

The Opt-in/Opt-out Form: You can opt-out of our communications at any time through the unsubscribe link on emails that we send or by filling in the Opt-in/Opt-out Form located here: https://www.onecaribbean.org/contact-cto/cto-opt-in-out-form/