• 5097

    Year in Review 2015

  • 4582

    Fresh Local Produce

  • 3288

    World-Class Handcrafted Wines

  • 3290

    Best of Farm-to-Table Dining

  • 4581

    Ontario's Best Beaches

  • 4583

    Scenic Waterfront Cycling Routes



Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation (SWOTC) is the provincially mandated Regional Tourism Organization for Southwestern Ontario, also known as Region 1. The region is publicly branded as ‘Ontario’s Southwest’.


SWOTC works with nine Destination Marketing Organizations (DMOs) and tourism industry stakeholders across our region to promote Ontario’s Southwest as a vibrant and prosperous tourism region.


Our priority Strategic Market Sectors are:


- Culinary, including Wine & Craft Beer


- Waterfront

Directly includes – Beaches, Boating, & Fishing

Indirectly includes – Birding, Cycling, Motorcycling, & CampingWaterfront

- Significant Event Opportunities




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