Updated: Nov 29, 2022
World Travel Market - the UK's most important trade fair - is fast approaching. We're expecting the 2022 event to be extremely well attended as face-to-face meetings make a welcome comeback.
The Adventure Connection is pleased to announce that we have several trusted DMC partners attending this year from around the globe, all offering exciting experiences for UK tour operators. See below for brief information on some outstanding providers of travel experiences in some of the world's most amazing places.
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We look forward to seeing you in a few weeks!
Betis Travel - Greece
Family-owned Betis Travel has been in operation since 1975 and have extensive experience in FIT and group travel. Betis are passionate about creating itineraries that showcase the 'real' Greece and explore lesser-known islands away from the tourist crowds, whilst incorporating classic highlights.
DMC Madeira - Madeira
DMC Madeira has been designing tours in Madeira for over 15 years. They create innovative programs with a focus on authentic island experiences such as coastal boat trips, mountain hiking, breathtaking coasteering, whale & dolphin watching, botanical tours and, of course, wine tasting.
Futurismo - The Azores
Futurismo are the leaders in ethical and responsible tourism in the Azores. They started operating responsible whale and dolphin watching experiences in 1990, and have since expanded to offer multi-activity trips throughout the Azorean islands with a focus on nature and cultural immersion.
Outdoor Croatia - Croatia
Outdoor Croatia are recognised as one of the best adventure tour operators in Croatia. They started as kayaking and rafting specialists in 2012 and have expanded to offer original multi-activity trips combining adventure and culture throughout Croatia. Safety and customer care are their biggest priorities.
Visit Georgia - Georgia
Visit Georgia is one of the longest-established tour agencies in Georgia and have been successfully working with the UK market for over 20 years. They operate a wide range of FIT, group and self-guided tours, using their extensive expertise to showcase the country's highlights and hidden secrets.
GAT Adventures - Jordan
GAT Adventures is one of the region's most respected and longest-standing DMCs. They have extensive experience in operating classic and adventure tours for FITs and groups. Itineraries combine activities such as hiking, walking, cycling and canyoning with culturally immersive experiences.
Jerusalem Tours & Travel - Israel & Palestine
JT&T operate historical, cultural and adventure tours in Israel and Palestine for FITs and groups. Itineraries showcase the best of the region through authentic local experiences such as stargazing with Bedouins in the desert, discovering architecture in Bethlehem and cooking with a Palestinian family.
Footprint Travel - Vietnam
Footprint Travel has been operating personalised tours for FITs and groups throughout Vietnam since 2001. They create active itineraries, focusing on authentic experiences that immerse visitors in the culture and nature of the region whilst benefiting local communities.
Happy Trails Asia - Malaysia & Indonesia
Happy Trails is a forward-thinking, sustainable DMC operating in Indonesia, Malaysia and Borneo. They create soft adventure tours for FITs and groups, focusing on unique and authentic experiences that immerse clients in the amazing culture and nature of the region whilst benefiting local communities.
Nkar - Sri Lanka
Nkar has been operating for over 40 years! They offer a wide selection of tours for visitors who want to discover the culture, wildlife and natural beauty of Sri Lanka. They are extremely experienced in working with European tour operators, know how to provide exceptional service and have a well-trained team of professional guides.
Secret Paradise - Maldives
Secret Paradise are an established DMC with a vision to showcase the ‘real’ Maldives. Tours led by Maldivian guides allow visitors to engage with locals through authentic, community based experiences, and discover off-the-beaten-path locations. Sustainable, responsible tourism is at the heart of what they do.
The Wander - Pakistan
Established in 2012, The Wander specialise in adventure mountain treks and cultural experiences for FITs and groups. Working closely with local communities, they create innovative itineraries that introduce travellers to Pakistani traditions, culture, history, cuisine, nature and genuine hospitality.
Trunk Travel - Thailand
Trunk Travel operate professionally organised guided trips that focus on offering visitors an authentic Thai experience, away from the tourist crowds. They excel in culturally immersive experiences and responsibly operated wildlife activities that positively impact local communities and animals.
Andean Travel Company - Ecuador & Galapagos
ATC offer flexible routes throughout the Galapagos Islands plus tailor-made journeys, cultural tours and active adventures in mainland Ecuador. The owners of ATC have a passion for nature and travel. This is matched with a focused drive for excellent customer service and to provide their guests with the best possible experiences.
Cubania Travel - Cuba
Cubania organise sustainable, multi-activity tours and immersive cultural experiences throughout Cuba. Their itineraries encourage visitors to get under the skin of the country and explore the island’s natural wonders. Cubania is run by Lucy - a Brit who has spent many years in Cuba, is passionate about the island and understands how the country works.
Ideia Tours - Brazil
Established in 1994, Ideia is one of Brazil's leading B2B-only DMCs, focusing on adventure, luxury, self-drive programmes and more. They are true local experts with a passion for sustainable and ethical travel and provide a great combination of European efficiency with Latin flair.
Swiss Travel - Costa Rica
Established in 1971, Swiss Travel are a highly respected DMC with extensive experience organising FIT and group tours. They create innovative itineraries that feature classic highlights but also activities beyond the norm. Expect exceptional levels of customer service and attention to detail.
Liberty Africa Safaris - Kenya
Established in 1997, Liberty Africa Safaris offer exceptional tailor-made African experiences for FITs and groups. They have their own fleet of 4x4 vehicles and highly experienced, hand-picked driver-guides. With Liberty Africa Safaris, there are no half measures; they aim to ensure that each guest leaves with the feeling that they have genuinely had the safari of a lifetime.
Redroad Tours - Uganda
Redroad Tours offer exceptional safaris for FITs and groups, alongside off-the-beaten path adventure activities, unique cultural immersive experiences and rewarding volunteering opportunities. They pride themselves on their product innovation, expert guides, attention to detail and excellent client service.
Tamàna - Madagascar
Tamàna has been creating unique Malagasy experiences for FITs and small groups since 2007. They take great pride in designing sustainable and responsible trips that are rich in wildlife and traditional culture, and offer an authentic insight into the different aspects of Madagascar.
WTM drinks - Save the date!
Keep the early evening of Tuesday 08 Nov free to attend our legendary WTM drinks and networking event at The Fox (next to Excel) from 5.30pm onwards. Come and meet our DMC clients and chat to The Adventure Connection team over a drink or two!