Welcome to the ITBC Trade Site

ITBC is proud of our work with the Travel Trade to promote Indigenous tourism and our Stakeholders and to increase inclusions of Indigenous experiences in consumers’ travel itineraries and getaways. This website collects all of our Travel Trade resources into one place for your convenience.

Travel Trade Toolkit

Export Ready Products

A directory of products that meet Export Ready standards and that are interested in working with the Travel Trade.

Flat Sheets, Backgrounders

Handy resources that offer quick access to trade-specific information on a number of topics.

Sample Itineraries

A collection of sample Itineraries and shorter Getaways that showcase Indigenous travel opportunities along popular routes.

Digital Assets

ITBC is proud to offer the Travel Trade access to our collection of images and videos for use in promoting Indigenous themed tours. Indigenous ...

Online Training for Trade Partners

ITBC is happy to offer complimentary online product training. Sessions are interactive and offer the opportunity for questions and answers. The ...

Aboriginal Tourism Expert Program

Learn how AtBC can help you become an Aboriginal Tourism Expert.

Trade Blog

Aboriginal Tourism BC heads to Shenyang, China for Showcase Canada - Asia

The Showcase provides Canadian industry sellers with a fabulous opportunity to learn about the Asian travel market while sealing deals and networking.

German VIP Fam to Haida Gwaii and Northern BC

In July, we had the opportunity to welcome a special group of visitors from German Tour Operators on a FAM trip to Haida Gwaii.

Rendez-vous Canada 2014 Pre Fam Tour - Northern Vancouver Island

Teresa Rider, Training and Development Specialist at AtBC, travelled with a group to Northern Vancouver Island.

Rendez-vous Canada 2014 Pre Fam Tour - Haida Gwaii

A successful Fam Tour wrapped up at the Haida House at Tllaal on Haida Gwaii on May 26th.

Aboriginal Tourism BC heads to Shanghai for the International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM)

Looking forward to heading to Shanghai for the International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) in China, the leading luxury travel trade event for the Asia Pacific Market.

ITB Berlin So Far

ITB Berlin started on Wednesday, and we've had a full schedule!

Sign Up for Email Updates

Subscribe to our trade-specific email newsletter to learn about new export-ready products and to receive updates on upcoming travel trade events, and fam tours. 

Familiarization Tours

Want to try a specific Indigenous tourism product? We can help connect you with a first hand experience of our products. You can join one of our upcoming fam tours or request a specific tour that includes an operator you are considering for one of your itineraries.

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National Tour Association Travel Exchange

January 31- February 4, 2016 - Travel Exchange combines the NTA Convention and the FTA Conference to offer packaged-travel professionals the best business-building show in the industry.

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Focus Canada Japan

October 15-16, 2015 - This tourism workshop will bring together Canadian suppliers with over 70 Japanese tourism professionals.

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Showcase Canada Asia

October 19 - 23, 2015 - This annual marketplace showcases Canada, bringing together Canadian sellers and buyers from China and South Korea.

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World Travel Market

November 2-5, 2015 - WTM is a global business-to-business travel-trade show staged annually in London.

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Canada’s West Marketplace

November 16-19, 2015 - BC and Alberta tourism suppliers will gather in Kelowna to meet with tour operators & wholesalers from Europe, Asia/Pacific and the Americas.

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Rendez-vous Canada

April 24-27, 2016 - Destination Canada's premier annual international tourism industry marketplace that matches top tourism "product" buyers and sellers.

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2014 Canada’s West Marketplace Tradeshow

Canada's West Marketplace trade show is a partnership between Travel Alberta and Destination British Columbia.

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Teepees for Ktunaxa traditional story-telling

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