Watch the Wild Within, our new destination video.

Our new brand puts BC’s true nature at its core.

Latest Publications

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Our Corporate Strategy

Our new corporate strategy will help British Columbia reach its full potential as a tourism destination.

The Value of Tourism in BC

This publication summarizes 10 years of information on the economic value the tourism industry contributes to the province.

INDUSTRY PROGRAMS

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2015 HelloBC®Listings Program

The 2015 HelloBC Listings Program is now open for enrollment. For $120 a year (plus tax), feature your tourism business on HelloBC.com—providing exposure to millions of consumers researching and planning a BC vacation. Enrollment also includes free participation in our popular Travel Deals Program.

Bringing Our Brand To Life

See how we are bringing our revitalized brand to life through our websites, campaigns, social media channels, trade show banners and more.

Guides, Workshops and Webinars

This section provides links to the Tourism Business Essentials series of guides that are offered free to B.C. tourism stakeholders. In addition there are links to WorldHost® programs and workshops and other resources that you might find valuable in developing your business.

Upcoming Events

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Feb 28, 2015

Workshops

WorldHost® Fundamentals Workshop

Universal Learning Institute, #702 - 333 Terminal Avenue, Vancouver

Mar 04, 2015

Trade Shows

ITB Berlin

Berlin, Germany

Mar 10, 2015

Workshops

WorldHost® Fundamentals Workshop

Universal Learning Institute, #200 - 8211 Ackroyd Road, Richmond

INTERNATIONAL VISITOR ARRIVALS

December 2014


Country Arrivals Change
USA Overnight 207,093 9.4%
China 15,144 22.6%
UK 12,407 9.8%
Australia 17,919 14.2%
Japan 9,330 41.8%
Germany 2,582 -0.6%
South Korea 6,459 9.0%
Hong Kong 7,678 24.1%
Mexico 6,530 20.1%
India 3,965 11.8%
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