The CTAI is registered Non-Profit advancing safe and responsible Cannabis Tourism. Committed to cultivating open communication, social equity and environmental sustainability, the CTAI was established to represent and support the diverse voices and perspectives of the emerging Cannabis Tourism industry. The organization originally started as the California Cannabis Tourism Association (CCTA) founded in 2017. In 2021 it changed its name– as well as its geographic focus– to the newly branded Cannabis Travel Association International (CTAI).
CTAI members and partners include major cannabis brands, tour operators, retailers, transportation companies, hotels, tourism boards, industry associations, media companies, and other organizations for whom cannabis tourism advocacy is important.