Northumberland Tourism




Growing Cycle Tourism
The Ontario By Bike™  (OBB) Network is a program certifying and promoting bicycle friendly businesses and growing cycle tourism in regions across Ontario. Northumberland Tourism is a founding member of the program and therefore, the Network is open to Northumberland-based accommodations, food services, attractions, cycling related businesses and organizations interested in cycle tourism. Review Ontario By Bike Network certification criteria, register your business for FREE.   View this pre-recorded OBB webinar to learn more about the  program and be part of this growing tourism market.

2018 Canada-China Year of Tourism 
Canada is anticipating thousands of Chinese visitors in 2018 and hopefully onward as a result of the 2018 Canada-China Year of Tourism federal announcement last fall.  Destination Canada is promoting Toronto as one of the top 4 Canadian cities to visit. Being so close to Toronto, this is a great opportunity for Norhumberland businesses to leverage.  Throughout the year, Destination Canada will be using We Chat and social media to reach and engage millions of Chinese visitors.  For experiences and events which would attract this market, they are using #2018CCYT.  Here are some tips on how businesses can attract Chinese tourists.

Kawarthas Northumberland Partnership Allocation
Are you looking for French or Mandarin translation services,  assistance with wayfinding signage or developing new experiences?  The Kawarthas Northumberland Partnership Allocation program supports projects that have various multiple partners.  For more information about the 2018-2019 program or to discuss potential partnership projects, please contact the Operations Coordinator at or 705-874-8505 ext. 103  .