Tourism is one of our state's most important and productive sources of economic vitality, jobs and tax revenue. The Kentucky travel industry, the source of those benefits. is as diverse and dynamic as the experiences it delivers to Kentucky visitors. Since 1980, KTIA has provided the industry with a unified voice, business development opportunities, education programs, and timely information. If your company or organization serves Kentucky visitors, we are here to serve you. Find out more about becoming a KTIA Member here.

2016 Legislative Session

Now is the time to be discussing tourism issues with your state legislators. The 2016 legislative session will be extremely important in holding the line on the loss of tourism marketing funds and advancing other issues important to our industry. One such issue is the early opening of schools. Click here to see media coverage of that issue.





Important Conference Alert

Our conference hotel, the University Plaza Holiday Inn, has informed us that rooms are in extremely short supply and reservations must be made immediately.  The online booking site is no longer operative at the KTIA rate of $119.  In order to make reservations at the KTIA rate, call Kaleighn Whipkey at 270.745.0088, ext. 1032. If rooms are no longer available at the University Plaza, Kaleighn will provide information on an overflow property, Hilton Garden, that is directly across the street. The Hilton Garden phone number is 270-781-6778 and it is located at 1020 Wilkinson Trace BG KY 42103. Use the code KTIA in making reservations.