Welcome to the Pacific Asia Travel Association – San Diego Chapter

San Diego Chapter – SANPATA

The San Diego Chapter of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (SANPATA) was formed in 1979 and consists of travel industry professionals who are passionate about travel to various destinations in the Pacific Asia region. SANPATA concentrates on educating its Travel Agent members on this region through educational seminars, events and workshops with our top suppliers.  See our Events Page for our upcoming events.

Founded in 1951, the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is a not-for profit association that is internationally acclaimed for acting as a catalyst for the responsible development of travel and tourism to, from and within the Asia Pacific region. The Association provides aligned advocacy, insightful research and innovative events to its member organizations, comprising 97 government, state and city tourism bodies, 27 international airlines, airports and cruise lines, 63 educational institutions, and hundreds of travel industry companies in Asia Pacific and beyond.


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Upcoming Events



2021 San Diego Travel Professional Holiday Party

Your Menu Choices:

  • Deluxe appetizers served on arrival
  • Herb Encrusted Filet of Beef
  • Grilled Salmon
  • Portobello Mushroom Wellington (Vegetarian)
  • Portobello Mushroom (No crust) (Vegan)

Your optional overnight Accommodations

Note: Click here to book you room.

The Dana on Mission Bay

Located at:  1710 W. Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA. 92109SD Holiday Party Block. Effective 3 days prior and 3 days after 12/09/2021: Includes: Standard Room $109 plus tax, Wi-Fi, Parking, Business Center with complimentary printing, discounted Daily Resort Fee of $20, 50% off Daily Hot Breakfast Buffet at the Firefly Eatery, shuttle to Sea World.

Reserve Now as Limited Number of Rooms.

Payment Information:

Please RSVP to sanpataadmin@gmail.com about your planned attendance.

Your payment options:  

  • A. Send a check payable to:  SANPATA and please specify your meal choice on the check.
  • B. Mail payment to:  P.O. Box 928523, San Diego CA 92192
  • C. Make your payment Online at the PayPal link found below.

We look forward to seeing you again!

Make your payment here online with PayPal


Our chosen 2021 Charity is

Event Supplier Sponsors For:

2021 Travel Professionals Holiday Party  

Become a Member


Membership in SANPATA is open to anyone who works in the Travel and Tourism Industry or a related field and “who sells and/or promotes travel” to the Pacific Asia region.

As a member of SANPATA you are eligible to attend all SANPATA sponsored events at the discounted member rate.  This includes Monthly or Bi-monthly Destinational Programs, Educationals, Out-of-Country Workshops and Special Events including drawings for travel and more.


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Past Events