Welcome to the official website for The Group Travel Organisers Association.
The GTOA is an independent organisation representing the interests of those who organise tours and trips for groups as well as those who provide services for group travel.
The Asociation has over 200 supplier members that provide GTOs with information on everything from tours, hotels and destinations to museums, galleries, gardens and attractions.
Our supplier members can support you with organising day trips, overnights, short haul or long haul excursions as well as offering exclusive fam trips and educationals. For more information just click on the 'Special Offers' link below.
The GTOA also offers our Organiser members an exclusive Organisers Liability Insurance Scheme as well as free legal advice and much more.
The GTOA - The Organisation For Organisers!
GTOA Notice Board
Member's Press Releases
You can find the latest news from our members right here!
Brightwater Holidays launch Brghtwater Scotland!
read the press release by clicking here
Important News About Bowens Travel GroupFollowing the sad news that Bowens Travel Group has gone into administration as reported by the BBC (read the article by clicking here), our tour operator members will be working hard to support all those GTOs with current bookings and offer assistance and advice. If you would like to contact one of our members with any questions you may have please use our search facility by clicking here
The GTOA Events Diary for2013
The GTOA exhibits regularly at all the major trade shows around the UK. In addition there are a range of opportunities for members to meet at both a regional and national level.
Trade Shows 2013
GTOA attends all the major trade events during the year. The events we will be at over the next 12 months are as follows:
Exhibiting: Excursions (26th January 2013) BoBI (13-14 March 2012) Group Leisure & Travel Trade Show (18-19 September 2013)
GTOA also exhibits at various regional events - please see the Events Listing for full details
Organising for Profit
Do you organise groups and make a small profit as part of your activities?
Traditionally we would have been unable to welcome you to membership - but things have changed!