About IATO

The Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) is the National apex body of the tourism industry. It has over 4000 members covering all segments of Tourism Industry. Established in 1982, IATO today has international acceptance, and linkages.

The Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) is the National apex body of the tourism industry. It has over 4000 members covering all segments of Tourism Industry. Established in 1982. Read More..

 

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Why join IATO ?

IATO is the association of expert inbound tour-operators whose memebers are recognized / approved by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. Memebership of IATO symbolises trust, quality and transparency in service. Read More..

For latest government circulars and announcements please check the following links. For other information related to your membership and IATO notification, check your mailbox.

List of Tour Operators in Armenia

Overseas Trade Fairs and Road Shows

Latest Government Circulars

List of Govt. Approved Guides

Guide Rates for 2013 -2015 IATO Updates
 
 

Alliance with an IATO member: Grow your business

With their nation-wide networks and supportive infrastructure, IATO members can help to organise tours anywhere in India. Moreover, since IATO itself closely monitors the level of service offered by these members, the quality is always kept high. Uniformity in price, timeliness in delivery and optimality in service – are the hallmarks of ALL IATO members.

So, being an overseas tour operator, if you associate with an IATO member, you are assured of value-for-money services for your customers and thereby, retain the trust they bestow upon you. Alliance with an IATO member means getting better exposure and increasing business!

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IATO helps developing better tourism infrastructure

IATO closely interacts with other associations, organizations associated with central government of India and Indian state governments, International organizations, organizations associated with other countries, business conglomerates and service providers from other sectors. For smoother operation of business for our members, we try developing broader relationship that in turn, help people at different levels in the entire tours and travel industry.

Some of the MOUs are:

MOU with MP Tourism

Code of Practice: FHRAI and IATO

MOU with NATO Code of Practice: TGFI and IATO
MOU with ASITA MOU with SATTE
MOU with FAST MOU between IATO , ASSOCHAM, ETF, ETAA & EHA
MOU with FICCI

 

 
 

Why use an IATO member

IATO is the Apex National Body of Tour Operators in India. IATO Members observe the highest standards of professional ethics and offer personalized services to their clients. At the time of membership, the IATO Executive Committee closely examines each application, based on very elaborate and clear guidelines to ensure only reputed, experienced and honourable establishments are inducted into the members fold. All IATO Active members and most Allied and other members are recognised by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, which has its own very stringent guidelines to recognise a particular Tour Operator. In case of any complaints against any of our members, a special subcommittee created by the IATO Executive Committee efficiently tries to resolve the issues that arise. Click here for more details

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29th IATO Convention: Towards "Greater Interactive interphase" : SEPTEMBER 2013

Shift in "Incredible India Campaign" : MARCH 2013

IATO Interactive Luncheon Meeting : JANUARY 2013

MTDC to showcase Maharashtra through IATO Convention : JANUARY 2012