• GoTrinBago 
    Your ultimate guide to discover T&T
  • Maracas Beach
    Home to the famous Bake and Shark
  • Carnival
    The Greatest Show on Earth
  • Paradise
    Tobago’s picturesque Pigeon Point Beach
  • Petrochemical Sector
    Point Lisas Industrial Estate
  • Keshorn Walcott
    Trinidad and Tobago is home to many sporting legends
  • Tobago Golden Falls
    Dive into Heaven
  • The Caroni Swamp Bird Sanctuary
    Habitat of the Scarlet Ibis
  • The Ministry of Tourism is in the process of developing a Sport Tourism policy to facilitate the development and growth of this niche.
    We wish to hear from you and therefore we invite you to provide your feedback, comments, suggestions and recommendations to the Ministry of Tourism. Click link below for our draft policy and please submit your comments at touresearch@tourism.gov.tt.

    Click here for Sport Tourism Policy (Draft)

  • NIPDEC TO MANAGE CAR PARK AT MARACAS BEACH FACILITY

    The Ministry of Tourism is pleased to announce the resumption of operations at the Maracas Beach Facility car park. The public is advised that the National Insurance Property Development Company Limited (NIPDEC) will manage commercial operations of the car park from Friday February 9, 2018.

    Click here or the image above for full press release.

  • CARNIVAL 2018 - SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

    The Ministry of Tourism is collaborating with several stakeholders to enhance the experience of our visitors for Carnival 2018.

    As visitors touch down at Piarco International Airport; the Ministry of Tourism, the Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago and Caribbean Airlines are all set to give our guests a taste of Carnival. The party starts as they exit the Customs area, where there will be a steelpan band, traditional Carnival characters, costumed masqueraders and a DJ playing the latest soca hits.

    Click here or the image above for full press release.

  • THINGS TOURISM

    Things Tourism monthly newsletter will be your source for all of the latest news on tourism developments in Trinidad and Tobago, both within the industry and in the destination. It is an exciting time in Trinidad and Tobago Tourism and we are truly ‘Reborn, Refocused and Ready to do Business! 

    Click here or the image above for newsletter.

  • PROUDLY CREATED IN T&T

    The Ministry of Tourism is partnering with the Ministry of Community Development, Culture and the Arts and the Ministry of Trade and Industry for a three day celebration of the best products Proudly Created in Trinidad and Tobago!

    Click here or the image above for full press release.

  • CLOSURE OF THE TOURISM DEVELOPMENT COMPANY (TDC)

    Tourism stakeholders and the general public are hereby advised that the Tourism Development Company (TDC) has ceased operations. Effective Monday August 21, 2017, the Ministry of Tourism will manage some tourism portfolios that were previously under the remit of the TDC on an interim basis.

    Click here or the image above for full press release.

News & Events

THINGS TOURISM - FIRST OFFICIAL MONTHLY NEWS LETTER RELEASED

Things Tourism monthly newsletter will be your source for all of the latest news on tourism developments in Trinidad and Tobago, both within the industry and in the destination. It is an exciting time in Trinidad and Tobago Tourism and we are truly ‘Reborn, Refocused and Ready to do Business! 

Destination Trinidad and Tobago is sitting on the cusp of being one of the most sought after vacation spots in the Caribbean. So we invite you to read our first issue of Things Tourism to see all that this beautiful destination has to offer and the work being done by the Ministry to package it to you. 

Click here for Things Tourism.<

TAUP And Other Incentives

In addition to the Tourism Development Act, the Ministry offers other attractive tourism tax incentives. The Tourism Accommodation Upgrade Project (TAUP)  is an incentive which provides a partial reimbursable grant for approved upgrade work done to accommodation facilities in both Trinidad and Tobago.

Stay To Get Away 2017

It's never been simpler - book a tour to fun and exciting destinations within Trinidad and Tobago or simply take advantage of the specials at our hotels and bed and breakfast properties. Click here to visit our official, informative StayTnT website for updated tour packages, hotel deals and more.

Tourism Baseline Survey

Given the Ministry’s mandate to develop Trinidad and Tobago's tourism industry to realize its full potential the primary responsibility therefore, with respect to the national economy, is to contribute significantly to the key priority areas of Economic Growth, Job Creation, Competitiveness and Innovation.

Welcome to the Ministry of Tourism, of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.

We serve as a catalyst to help make Trinidad and Tobago a premier tourist destination.
Policy and strategic intervention are our key tools. Our other tools, while not as conspicuous are crucial,

like conducting research, monitoring and evaluating trends, and partnering with industry stakeholders.

We also help build awareness of the tourism industry.
The implementation arm of the ministry is the Tourism Destination Marketing and Product Development Company.
Information for visitors to Trinidad and Tobago can be found on the website.

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