Start Your Own Specialty Travel and Tour Business

Start Your Own Specialty Travel and Tour Business

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by Rob Adams, Entrepreneur Press
     
 

If you're looking for a business loaded with adventure, you've found it. Imagine exploring the pristine wilderness of Alaska, paddling down the Amazon River, or scuba diving Australia's Great Barrier Reef-and getting paid for it! That's the kind off excitement that awaits you in the specialty travel industry. Unlike traditional travel agencies, you'll focus on

Overview

If you're looking for a business loaded with adventure, you've found it. Imagine exploring the pristine wilderness of Alaska, paddling down the Amazon River, or scuba diving Australia's Great Barrier Reef-and getting paid for it! That's the kind off excitement that awaits you in the specialty travel industry. Unlike traditional travel agencies, you'll focus on specialty tour packages that offer travelers truly unique experiences ranging from white-water rafting to wildlife safaris to tours of gourmet restaurants. The key to success in this business is finding your niche and creating unusual tour packages that will intrigue and excite. This step-by-step guide tells you everything you need to know, including:

Start-up costs and how to find financing

Tips for making your tours different and better than the competition

How to find top-notch guides

Surefire techniques for marketing your services

Valuable advice and suggestions form successful specialty travel professionals

You also get useful sample forms, a glossary, additional resources, plus step-by-step instructions, checklists and work sheets to guide you through each step of the start-up process and help you get started making your dream of owning your own business come true.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781891984730
Publisher:
Entrepreneur Press
Publication date:
03/01/2003
Series:
Entrepreneur Magazine's Start up Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
7.18(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.52(d)

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Start Your Own Specialty Travel and Tour Business 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Great book...and very thorough.