American Destinations, Inc. (ADI) is an experienced, professional tour operator that specializes in "educational" group travel throughout North America. Having served over a half-million passengers from coast to coast for over 28 years in the industry, we take great pride in our nationwide reputation for total group travel planning, high quality, affordable prices, unsurpassed value, outstanding service and customer satisfaction.

Our experienced and professional staff, customized (yet flexible) itineraries, complete insurance package, private nighttime security (student groups) will assist you in making your group tour a very safe, successful, economical and enjoyable one.

We welcome and encourage you to compare our exceptional services before making a decision on whom to trust with your travel plans. Dare to compare!

Why choose American Destinations, Inc. (ADI) to make your travel plans? You should, because you want honesty, value and commitment. Any travel package is only as good as the tour company that offers it. Take into consideration the following when comparing ADI to other tour companies, travel agencies or bus companies:

  • ADI has over 28+ years of student/group travel experience

  • Our impeccable reputation reaches nationwide. Having served over a half-million passengers from coast to coast, groups recognize ADI as the best value in group travel. Remember, the lowest price does not always mean the best value. We are pleased to provide you with a complete, economical tour package with exact, honest pricing for your safety and enjoyment. No hidden costs!

  • Dedicated, professional, full-time travel professionals are available to assist you with every detail of tour planning. Whether you are new to group travel or are a veteran, you will find our staff helpful, knowledgeable and courteous. We will lead you step-by-step through the entire tour process and offer advice in every phase of planning, making your travel experience an enjoyable one. Training and development is conducted year round for staff members on tour safety, planning and management. We adhere to all governmental regulations and safety guidelines regarding tour operation.

  • The Group Leader will be assigned a member of our professional staff to act as his/her personal Account Manager. He/she will address your concerns and provide solution-oriented information in planning your trip. The Account Manager will custom design an itinerary to anywhere in North America to meet your educational, economical and recreational needs.

  • Teachers look forward to planning and traveling with their students when utilizing ADI's proven and successful step-by-step travel plan. We are focused on expressing to students the educational and economical opportunities available to them throughout North America. We show the value of knowledge while on tour through educational commentary. Private nighttime security is also provided for student groups. It is provided for your group only to help ensure a safe, restful night for everyone.

  • College scholarships are available when traveling with ADI. Every time a student participates in an overnight tour, he/she will earn valuable credits toward future scholarships to be awarded in his/her region. Students must meet graduation guidelines of their accredited high school and other requirements set forth by ADI.

  • A national reference list is available upon request. We encourage you to call and find out why Group Leaders have traveled with us for up to 5, 10, 15, 20+ consecutive years.

  • Through our network of suppliers, ADI has the resources to negotiate the best rates on transportation, hotels, meals and attractions, resulting in savings we pass directly to your group.

  • ADI provides a comprehensive insurance package on every traveler including: General Liability, Fidelity Bond, Accident Medical, Physiotherapy, Sickness and Emergency Dental.

  • We maintain membership with professional associations to guarantee our reputation of quality and integrity within the tour industry. For example, ADI is a member of the NTA (National Tour Association) and CLIA (Cruise Lines International Association), both of which require members to follow a strict code of ethics. We also maintain current information on destinations throughout North America via subscriptions to professional travel trade journals.

  • Tour Managers must meet our high standards before certification by completing a comprehensive training program. During your tour a professional and friendly member of our staff will host your group and handle the details of commentary, directions, payment of bills and all other essentials of running your tour successfully. He/she will assist you in providing a safe, successful and enjoyable tour. Step-on guides for specialty tours are also available.

  • A stipend is available at your request as compensation for your leadership and professional time.

  • ADI takes personal pride in the success of each and every tour we plan.