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65th RDA Annual General Meeting 2016

The 65th RDA Annual General Meeting took place on the afternoon of 7th July 2016 at the end of the third RDA-Workshop day - the plan being to attract more visitors to the final day of the exhibition and to save both members and federation time and resources. Nobody planned for Germany playing in...

Industry News


German holiday booking trends Summer 2016

Anxiety in the light of the current wave of terror and amok attacks in Europe is definitely having an adverse effect on Germans’ holiday bookings and travel behaviour in 2016. German package holiday...


RDA Member Hever Castle & Gardens awarded with TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence

Hever Castle & Gardens in Kent, the Garden of England, has been awarded a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence as both a Visitor Attraction and for its luxury Bed & Breakfast accommodation...


Technology is not making tour guides superfluous

Tour guiding and qualified tour guides are essential for memorable and smoothly running group travel programmes and experiences. That is why the RDA lays such important emphasis on tour guides and...



The RDA Academy Calendar 2016 / 2017

The coach and group tourism sector is constantly facing new challenges and opportunities. We have to continually research and develop concepts for new or adapted group tourism offerings, launch them...



35th Day of Coach Tourism - “Upheaval in the coach tourism market – Challenges & Opportunities”

The 35th Day of Coach Tourism start-of-year get-together and conference will take place on Monday, 9th January 2017 in the GOP Varieté-Theater Bremen, with an informal B2B networking get-together on...


The RDA Market Research Report 2016 – current trends in coach and group tourism

This new 32-page report - exclusively available to RDA members - contains many very useful statistics, current analyses and succinct information on the German coach and group holiday travel sectors...



RDA-Workshop 2017 in Friedrichshafen

Next year’s RDA-Workshop will take place from 20th to 21st April 2017 in Friedrichshafen and from 4th to 6th July 2017 in Cologne. The RDA-Workshop prologue exhibition will take place for the second...

Dates & Events

  • 66th RDA Annual General Meeting
    in conjunction with the
  • RDA-Workshop Friedrichshafen
    20th - 21st April 2017, Trade Fair Friedrichshafen, Germany
  • RDA-Workshop Cologne
    4th - 6th July 2017, Cologne Trade Fair, Germany