Ranking of the top 20 B2B travel fairs and exhibits in 2023. Download the list
September 19, 2022
minutes of reading
Faced with the large number of trade fairs dedicated to travel and tourism, we present you with our selection not to be missed 😉🤝🏼
Every year, tourism experts gather to take stock of the industry, discuss its future and discover the latest innovations. Whether you specialize in MICE, FIT, or group travel, there is bound to be a show you can, or should, attend. Not only can you exhibit your products or services, but they are also convenient events to gauge the competition, meet other travel experts and get inspired.
You'll probably come across a myriad of potentially interesting trade shows, which, let's be honest, can be a bit overwhelming... But fear not! We've created the ultimate list of tourism-related trade shows and events for you to attend.
Nevertheless, here are twenty that caught our attention...
19 - 22 September 2022 Fairmont Mayakoba - Playa del Carmen, MEXICO 🙆🏽 60 countries exhibiting B2B Luxe
Whether North American travelers seeking luxury experiences are your current or potential clients, this exhibit based in Riviera Maya, Mexico is the perfect opportunity to promote and sell your products.
This event brings together the region's most exclusive and sought-after travel designers, luxury media and the world's best hospitality brands.
22 - 25 September 2022 CDS Hotel Terrasini - Città del Mare, Palermo ITALIA B2B (Exclusive to tour-operators)
The only exhibition in Sicily dedicated exclusively to tourism operators, Travelexpo is the ideal opportunity to meet Sicilian travel experts ready to open their markets to enthusiasts from all over the world and conclude new partnerships.
8 - 9 October 2022 Hotel Martinez - Cannes FRANCE B2C - Free entrance
The international tourism fair’s exhibitors will try to come to the rescue of tourists disappointed by their experience on the internet by offering them even more original and qualitative stays than the previous years.
DUCO France brings together a selection of top-tier exhibitors from all over France. Luxury hotels make up the majority of exhibitors, followed by elite inbound tour operators, exclusive villa rental companies and regional tourism organizations offering a wide range of customized experiences focusing on one destination, at the destination (France). Sister show: DUCO Italia.
12 - 14 October 2022 Rimini Exhibition Center - Rimini, ITALIA B2B
Discover the latest trends in the travel industry on the Adriatic coast; meet professionals and experts from all over the world and develop your network and your business. A unique marketplace to promote your companies and products, and develop your contact list for those who wish to expand their business in Italy and abroad.
19 - 21 October 2022 Singapore Marina Bay Sands - Singapore 🙆🏽 1300 Exhibitors, 13 000 Visitors B2B
ITB Asia, the leading travel trade show in Asia, is an annual trade show and B2B convention for the travel industry. It is designed to be the premier event for the travel industry in the Asia Pacific region, just like its parent event, ITB Berlin.
It is the place where small and medium-sized emerging companies from the Asia-Pacific region meet key international buyers from the MICE, leisure, business travel and travel technology markets.
3 - 6 November 2022 Olympia London - London, United Kingdom B2C
It is the only show in the UK aimed at affluent consumers looking for unique travel experiences. The luxury travel show brings together celebrities, travelers and expedition leaders to share their stories and experiences with some of the country's top travel agents and specialists.
7 - 9 November 2022 ExCel London - London, United Kingdom 🙆🏽 51k Visitors B2B
The World Travel Market (WTM) is the world's largest international travel market event, opening up business opportunities for inbound and outbound tourism professionals. This B2B event allows tourism companies from around the world to showcase their brand and exhibit alongside the industry's biggest names, leading airlines, destinations and attractions, and other providers of innovative travel technology.
18 - 19 November 2022 Palais Brongniart, Place de la Bourse - Paris, FRANCE B2C
The all-new Salon des Grands Voyages is a trade fair for high-end tourism dedicated to the general public. This unique Premium event offers a rigorous selection of expert professionals, renowned for the quality of their offer and the standing of their services. This new event will be a source of inspiration for discerning and demanding travelers looking for exceptional tailor-made holidays, mainly for winter and spring.
18 - 22 January 2023 IFEMA MADRID Recinto Ferial - Madrid, SPAIN 🙆🏽 82k Visitors B2B
FITUR is the global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade show for inbound and outbound markets in Latin America. FITUR is an essential global reference event in the tourism sector.
2 - 5 February 2023 Olympia London - London, UK 🙆🏽 83k visitors, 600 of leading travel brands B2C
In association with The Times & The Sunday Times, DESTINATIONS is the UK's largest and longest-running travel event. From activity and adventure to culture, cruise and safari, Destinations' vast array of exhibitors and holiday types will inspire you to discover new destinations and adventures near and far.
13 - 15 February 2023 Melbourne Convention & Exhibit Centre - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA B2B MICE
AIME is the leading trade event for the meetings and events industry in the Asia-Pacific region. It is the place where industry decision makers connect, create and do business. We bring together international and local buyers to access the best exhibitors from around the world.
7 - 9 March 2023 Messe Berlin - Berlin, GERMANY 🙆🏽 160k visitors, including 10k professionnals B2B
The exhibition, which takes place every year in March (except for the pandemic, of course), is primarily aimed at professionals in the tourism value chain, but also seeks to reach the general public. Experts from several sectors of activity attend: business travel, tourism technology, cultural tourism, low-cost accommodation, etc.
28 - 29 June 2023 ExCel - London, UK 🙆🏽 1, 700 members of the business travel community, over 450 buyers B2B
It is the largest exhibition and conference for the European business travel community. Face-to-face meetings, education and networking have been at the heart of the Business Travel Show Europe. In addition to a dynamic conference programme filled with experts and a plethora of innovative suppliers for visitors to meet, the show will also feature a series of attractions to help you navigate the show and discover new ideas, solutions and connections. The Travel Tech Show is its sister show.