Introduction

For resellers looking to sell products on the Ventrata platform

This documentation details Ventrata's implementation of the OCTo API Specification which is an open API standard initiative for the experiences industry. More information about the OCTo specification and who's part of it can be read here: https://octospec.com/‚Äč

Ventrata implement's the core specification but also provides 5 optional capabilities:

  • Pricing

  • Content

  • Offers (special offers and promotions)

  • Cart (multi-booking orders)

  • Card Payments

Glossary of Terms

OCTo defines core terms that are re-used throughout the specification. A full description of those terms can be found on OCTo Spec Website but we have included a table below to get started.

Name

Description

Reseller

You are the reseller, connecting via the API

Supplier

The supplier on Ventrata which you are connecting to

Product

The attraction, activity or tour

Option

A variant of the product, all products must have at least one option

Unit

The ticket type, e.g. Adult, Child, Senior etc.

Booking

A booking made for a specific product and option and one or more unit items

Unit Item

A line item per unit within the booking

Voucher

A single barcode that can be used for the whole booking

Ticket

A barcode that can be used per unit item