The RDA International Coach Tourism Federation was established in 1951. It is Europe’s largest umbrella organisation for the international coach tourism sector and its business partners. It is a major platform for coach holiday contacts, industry networking and company referrals, market research and sound business development. RDA membership currently consists of some 3,000 companies worldwide. The RDA represents member interests in both the public and political domains. Its sleek and serviceoriented approach to growing members’ business is a principal member benefit. The key to RDA success to-date lies in a practical working philosophy, industry know-how, dialogue with and closeness to its members.
RDA members save considerable business costs by availing of RDA member services, industry know-how, business networking, international contacts and expert consultancy.
RDA members have direct and speedy access to specialist knowledge in the fields of marketing, research, development, sales, purchasing, EU initiatives, climate protection, fiscal, legal and insurance issues.
A great RDA membership benefit is access to a vast and valuable European network of business contacts, market intelligence and representation of member interests. The RDA has regular liaison and intense co-operation with allied European federations, sister associations and other opinion leaders. RDA membership is an interesting proposition for any international tour operator working with German service providers – for an annual membership fee of only € 365.