Although the tourism industry is on the mend, many tour companies had to shut down or downsize during the pandemic. While regrettable, this is great news for anyone starting their tour business because it means less competition and more opportunities in the tourism industry.
As a tour operator, your goal is to create memorable experiences for your customers. But sometimes things are outside your control. That's why it's so important to prepare customers before they arrive to make sure they have an amazing time despite any bumps in the road. Check out this video to master the art of managing expectations.
Does Earth Day have you reflecting on your business and wishing it were more sustainable? The good news is that as a tour operator, you have all the skills and resources you need to practice sustainable tourism. But while sustainability is a powerful goal, it might seem vague or out of reach. Defining sustainable tourism […]
Tour costing and pricing is one of the most important things to get right, especially for new tour operators. Even experienced operators with established pricing strategies can’t rest on their laurels, and need to review and tweak their pricing according to changing market and business conditions. Here are some helpful tips for how to price your tours.
Special interest tourism (SIT) is on the rise, and for good reason. It provides travelers the chance to explore their passions and gives you the opportunity to curate a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Special interest tourism focuses on providing leisure and adventure activities that cater to the needs of a specific audience. Tapping into your special interest […]