Welcome to Visit County Durham - the tourism management agency for County Durham which works on behalf of businesses and public agencies to support the growth and development of the county's visitor economy.
Visit County Durham has strategic responsibility for tourism and performs the functions of destination management and marketing in the county.
Many others are involved in delivering a vibrant visitor economy, one organisation cannot do it alone, which is why we are a partnership.
Save the date: English Tourism Week 2019
Start planning for the next English Tourism Week (ETW) which will take place on 30 March - 7 April 2019.
Update for accommodation businesses
VisitEngland and the AA* have agreed updated common standards and criteria for hotels and self-catering accommodation in the UK.
Visit County Durham vacancy deadline
Today is the final day to apply for the role of Partnership & Sales Executive.
National Hotel Marketing Conference Discount - £50 off savings
This year’s National Hotel Marketing Conference takes place on Thursday 5th July at the Hilton at St George’s Park in Staffordshire and is open to independent and group hoteliers alike.
Kynren flies high: BA High Life Magazine
With the Kynren: An Epic Tale of England 2018 premiere just around the corner, Visit County Durham were delighted that Kynren had made the list of top 10 things to do in England this Summer by the UK's biggest travel magazine, BA High Life.