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RDA-Workshop renamed as RDA Group Travel Expo

The RDA-Workshops have been renamed as the RDA Group Travel Expo Friedrichshafen (20th and 21st April 2017) and RDA Group Travel Expo Cologne (4th to 5th July 2017). The new name reflects the true international nature of Europe’s largest sales and purchasing exhibitions for the coach and group...

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PAFOS – European Capital of Culture 2017

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation and their partners are regular exhibitors at the RDA Group Travel Expo in Cologne. This year, the historic port and UNESCO Cultural Heritage city of Pafos (33,000...


German market trends - tour operators report good start to 2017

German travel agents and tour operators reported upbeat bookings in January 2017 as a sales recovery continues into January - traditionally the strongest booking period of the year. Market...


2017 is the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development

The United Nations General Assembly declared 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development recalling the potential of tourism to advance the universal 2030 Agenda for...



RDA Exhibitions Preparation - Coach Tourism Partnership Seminar

This RDA Academy English-language seminar on 28th April 2017 at the RDA Head Office in Cologne aims at optimizing the co-operation between coach operators and their business partners. Interpretations...


02.02.17 – new platform for coach rentals now online

The RDA – International Coach Tourism Federation has just launched its new tour coach rentals platform RDA member coach companies can now register to rent their coaches online to tour...


RDA at ITB 2017 from 8th to 12th March in Berlin

The ITB Berlin from 8th to 12th March 2016 (opening times daily: from 10.00 am to 18.00 pm) is the largest travel industry exhibition worldwide (160,000 m²). In 2016 120,000 trade visitors attended...

RDA Group Travel Expo


RDA Group Travel Expo 2017 in Friedrichshafen: more exhibitors than 2016

“We already registered a total of 274 exhibitors at the beginning of January 2017. That are approx. 35 % more than in 2016 at the same time.” says Benedikt Esser, RDA-Vice President and General...

Dates & Events

  • 66th RDA Annual General Meeting
    19th April 2017, Friedrichshafen, Germany