Welcome to tourismtalk

tourismtalk is the industry website for Region 9 Regional Tourism Organization (RTO 9). RTO 9 uses tourismtalk to communicate with our industry stakeholders, including Destination Marketing Organizations (DMOs), Destination Marketing Programs (DMPs), and tourism operators.

Latest News

CTA Finalists Announced

TIAC is proud to announce this year's Canadian Tourism Awards Finalists! The Canadian Tourism Awards, presented by the Toronto Star, are the standard of excellence for the nation's travel industry, showcasing our country's best tourism products, services and … Learn More

Discover Lennox & Addington County by Bike

Road cyclists are invited to enjoy a leisurely ride along some of the best roads in Ontario at the '2018 Discover L&A Ride'. This third annual event takes place along the roads of Lennox & Addington County on Saturday, September 22nd. For only $30 … Learn More

Finalists Announced for the 2018 TIAO Award

Finalists Announced for the 2018 Tourism Industry and Tourism Marketing and Travel Media Awards of Excellence (previously announced by the Tourism Industry Association of Ontario on Friday, September 7, 2018) The Tourism Industry Association of Ontario … Learn More

CTA Finalists Announced

TIAC is proud to announce this year's Canadian Tourism Awards Finalists! The Canadian Tourism Awards, presented by the Toronto Star, are the standard of excellence for the nation's travel industry, showcasing our country's best tourism products, services and … Learn More

About Us

RTO 9 is a regional tourism organization that is funded by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. RTO 9 actively promotes tourism for the region and works to support and grow the tourism industry through product development initiatives. Our mission is to ‘Develop results driven marketing and product initiatives to achieve the highest growth of tourism visitation revenues and investment amongst Ontario’s tourism regions.

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Through working with RTO 9, your business will be promoted to over 350,000 annual visitors on our consumer website, and over 21,000 social media followers. By providing your business information, you will receive a free listing on our consumer website.

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South Eastern Ontario

Destinations
  1. Bay of Quinte
  2. Prince Edward County
  3. Land O’Lakes
  4. Rideau Heritage Route
  1. Kingston 1000 Islands
  2. Gananoque 1000 Islands
  3. Brockville 1000 Islands
  4. Cornwall & The Counties

Be Tourism Ready

Submit your business profile for a free listing on RTO 9’s consumer website.

Submit Your Business