2016 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

The winners of the Tourism for Tomorrow Awards presented at the Global Summit 2016 in Dallas have been announced. Please click on button below to see who they are!

New Research

Tourism as a Driver of Peace

For the first time, WTTC has partnered with the Institute of Economics and Peace to explore the links between tourism and peace.


WTTC Global Summit 2017

The next WTTC Global Summit will be held in Bangkok, Thailand on 26 - 27 April 2017.

Welcome to

The World Travel & Tourism Council

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is the only global body that brings together all major players in the Travel & Tourism sector, enabling them to speak with One Voice to governments and international bodies. WTTC works to raise awareness of Travel & Tourism as one of the world's largest sectors, supporting 284 million jobs and generating 9.8% of global GDP

WTTC statement on Nice, France attack on 14 July 2016

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Our Campaigns

Our Campaigns

The World Travel & Tourism’s advocacy work and messaging is channeled into three strategic campaigns called Freedom to Travel, Policies for Growth, and Tourism for Tomorrow. Read more about them here.

Global Travel Association Coalition

Global Travel Association Coalition

GTAC is a coordinated effort between the leading global private sector and government organisations from the Travel & Tourism sector, allowing them to speak with One Voice.

Economic Impact Research

Economic Impact Research

The World Travel & Tourism Council conducts research on the economic benefit of Travel & Tourism as a sector in 184 countries and 24 regions. Delve into the research here.