Why Join NTA?
You belong at NTA.
1,500 tour operators, 600 destinations and 1,500 tour suppliers just like you join NTA to expand their businesses and deliver the best in travel.
(Click the brochure below to learn more about our members.)
• move more than 11 million travelers each year
• buy 6 billion dollars of travel annually
• serve all ages of travelers and niche markets
NTA IS PEOPLE - that's where our value lies. NTA specializes in helping travel professionals, like you, build their businesses, expand their markets, find new ideas and, most importantly, develop relationships with each other. When people network, share expertise and form partnerships, their businesses can grow exponentially.
Put the power of numbers behind your business.
NTA MEMBERS REPRESENT more travel product and have access to more business-to-business networking than in any other association in the industry. That includes product in every U.S. state, Canadian province and more than 40 countries.
NTA is the leading association for professionals serving travelers to, from and within North America. In addition to its broad reach within North America, the association has opened up markets around the world through strategic partnerships and member programs like the China Inbound Program and NTA's Montage - a marketplace in Europe where NTA members can develop new product and partnerships with buyers and sellers worldwide.
• 76% of NTA tour operators package travel within North America.
• 37% package travel into North America from abroad.
• 45% package travel outbound from North America to countries around the globe.
Expanding markets. Building networks. That's what NTA is all about. We do that by 1) attracting and serving a broad and diverse membership and 2) forming strategic partnerships with special interest associations. That means your NTA membership also gets you access to and specials offers from a world of travel associations like United Motorcoach Association, Destination Marketing Association International, Africa Travel Association, International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association, National Association of Career Travel Agents, Sister Cities International, Sustainable Travel International, Travel Professionals of Color, and Indian Association of Tour Operators.
Face to face - at NTA's Business Builder events: Montage, Contact and the NTA Convention.
In association publications - NTA's monthly magazine, Courier; weekly e-newsletter Tuesday; annual membership directory and specialty publications.
Online - with 24/7 access to the Partner2Partner business community on NTA Online. Buy and sell all day, every day.
Through strategic partnerships and programs that stretch around the world and put NTA members at the forefront of burgeoning markets.
Wherever you want to take your business, NTA gives you access to the business-to-business partnering opportunities to help you get there.
YOU BELONG AT NTA.
NTA member, Sharon Koning, president
of Koning Day Tours, shares why she joined NTA.