Itinerary Project Final Report

A Transformational Opportunity – Itinerary and Package Development for International Markets

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Explorers’ Edge (RTO12) retained Twenty31 Consulting in the Spring of 2016, to act as a Project Lead in the development of regional itineraries specifically for the US and the UK consumer markets. The intention of the proposed project was to move long-haul visitors around the region (RTO12), thereby extending their stays (i.e., 1+ nights) in the region, and fostering greater purchasing.
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Report – Commercial Air Service

InterVISTAS examined the potential to obtain security screening at Muskoka Regional Airport with the eventual end objective to be able to introduce commercial air service into the airport. The District of Muskoka, Explorers’ Edge and the Town of Gravenhurst have sought guidance in determining the possibility for the airport to have scheduled services by summer 2017. This report provides the context for security screening, an overview of consultations, the costs to obtain screening, the benefits of having scheduled services, and an implementation plan. Continue reading

Seasonal Package Submission

GUIDELINES AND CRITERIA FOR SUBMISSION OF SEASONAL PACKAGES TO EXPLORERS’ EDGE BOOKING WIDGET

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Travel packages offer value-added, time-limited, bundled trip components, making it easy for consumers to plan and book a trip. For example, a weekend getaway could include performance tickets, accommodations, guide services, or a restaurant voucher. Continue reading

Tourism Excellence North (TEN)

TEN LogoRegional Tourism Development Program
Updated February 2015

Over the course of the past 12 months our RTO has been working with RTO13, FedNor and Ministry of Northern Development and Mines (MNDM) in the development of a suite of training solutions applicable to a broad range of stakeholders, more specifically tourism operators.   The result “Tourism Excellence North” (TEN) (the development supported by RTO12 partnership funds) has been crafted to imitate a similar program led by Atlantic Canada Opportunities Adency (ACOA – FedNor of Northern Ontario) which has shown a decade of success and ROI.
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