Hospitality, Events & Tourism internships in Toronto

Toronto is the perfect location for an international internship in Hospitality, Events and Tourism. This dynamic city will prepare you for a successful career, thanks to internships that offer real-world professional experience. Hospitality, Events and Tourism internships in Toronto offer young professionals the unique opportunity to gain insider experience in Canada’s largest city and hot travel destination. Working alongside top professionals from around the world, interns will get their foot in the door in this competitive and lucrative industry.


Toronto is a major city for Hospitality, Events and Tourism. Its numerous hotels, 25 museums, galleries, and sports infrastructure are a few reasons why. The financial and commercial capital of Canada, Toronto also attracts international business professionals. Beyond the professional opportunities this city offers, Toronto is a welcoming, multicultural metropolis.  The city has a rich arts and culture scene too.  An internship in Toronto is the perfect opportunity to develop professionally. While doing so, you’ll also get the chance to explore a fun city with people from all over the world.


Hospitality, Events and Tourism internships in Toronto


Living in Toronto

Despite the sometimes nippy climate, Toronto is a wonderful place to live. In 2015, The Economist magazine ranked Toronto as the World’s Best Place to Live in their Economist Intelligence Unit. Toronto ranked highly based on its safety, cost of living, business environment, liveability, food security and democracy. The Intern Group program goes beyond simply providing first-class internships. Despite Toronto’s size, the city will still feel like home for interns abroad. Accommodation, your first month of public transportation, and advanced professional training are included in the program. Cultural and social events, and 24/7 local support are also included with Hospitality, Events and Tourism internships in Toronto.


Hospitality, Events and Tourism internships in Toronto


Sightseeing in Toronto

Toronto is a city with a wide variety of sights and activities to offer international interns. Fun, vibrant markets, like the St. Lawrence Market and Kensington Market, can be entertaining places to pursue for unique products to bring back home. Dine at the revolving restaurant in the CN Tower for a breathtaking view of the city. The Royal Ontario Museum is a classic spot for visitors too. Made in the gothic revival style, the 18th century castle, Casa Loma, is another among many gorgeous spots for sightseeing.


Toronto’s arts and culture scene

Toronto is a hot-spot for arts and culture. Even on the coldest winter nights, you can find a warm venue to watch live performances and socialize with interesting people from around the world. Toronto offers many top-notch performing arts spaces, from ballet and opera to musical theatre and live music. Restaurants, dance halls,  museums, bars, and coffeeshops keep Torontonians busy. In terms of live music, interns can catch major acts at the outdoor venue Budweiser Stage or the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre. There are also dozens of intimate concert spaces in the city, where young people can catch new North American bands.


Apply now to boost your career with one of our leading Hospitality, Events and Tourism internships in Toronto.




1. based on 40MP Toronto Night Skyline Panorama, by Anton Bielousov, CC-by-2.0

2. based on TORONTO – in colour, by Ian Muttoo, CC-by-SA 2.0

3. based on toronto, by VV Nincic, CC-by-2.0


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Elizabeth Trovall

After short stints in Argentina and Belize, Elizabeth is finishing up her fourth year in Santiago, Chile. Elizabeth writes about international internships, life abroad and professional development for The Intern Group. She also reports on politics, business and culture in Latin America for public radio and print media. An Austin, Texas native, Elizabeth first left home to earn her journalism degree from the Reynolds Institute of Journalism at the University of Missouri. Besides her friends and family, she misses live music and Mexican food the most.
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