Maine Tour Connection is your connection to wholesale
packages! A great way to build your group tour business.
"Thank you for your
continued excellence in servicing our tour groups at your
establishment. We look forward to receiving your group rates for
next year. Be sure to keep us posted on any new developments at
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Letter about Group Rates
2013 Rate Forms:
Hotels & Inns
The Maine Tour Connection
unique opportunity to increase your group business, particularly
during mid-week and shoulder seasons here in the Northeast.
Our 2013 tour package development is in full swing and we need your
rates as soon as possible. Not just your best wholesale group rates,
but also a commitment to TMTC that you will provide us with your best
services. With the varying economic factors we are all enduring, now
is the time to work together. We are requesting all providers hold
rates for 2013.
28 years of experience!
The Maine Tour Connection is a full service, wholesale tour
operator in business for 28 years. TMTC markets group travel
packages to domestic and international tour companies. Our clients
range from seniors to students; churches to corporate; with bankers
and baby boomers in between! TMTC attends
national marketplace events and regional tradeshows and promotes your
product through mailings and publicity in Maine Tour Magazine.
Be sure to keep us posted to news of your
organization - we will forward to our editor to be considered
for inclusion in The Bus Stops Here section of Maine Tour Magazine.
TMTC needs your lowest rates to package and
to sell competitive tour product for 2013 to wholesale tour operators.
TMTC’s value to your establishment can be multiple reservations at no
direct cost to you. Include your brochure, menus, directions, and any
other pertinent information to assist us in tour planning. Rates to
TMTC must be at least 10% lower than your published tour operator
TMTC is an active member
of National Tour Association, American Bus Association, Pennsylvania
Bus Association and the International Motorcoach Group. We also
attend the National Bank Travel and African American Travel annual
conventions to promote tours to the Northeast.
Jeanne M. McGurn serves on numerous tour and travel industry boards
and committees offering additional exposure in the tour and
- If you were to tally the cost of tradeshows,
travel, memberships etc., you would see that our competitive request
for rates and comps is minimal. TMTC is an additional sales
person for you at no direct cost! To be a packaging partner with The
Maine Tour Connection does not cost you anything
except your lowest rates. TMTC can sell dates according to your
availability and calls you for status prior to making reservations.
Let us know of any "hot dates" and need periods you have open and we
will try to steer groups towards your slower dates. TMTC operates most
of its tours from May - October, with occasional holiday and special
event trips in the off-season.
96 Ocean Street, Suite 3
South Portland, Maine 04106
Donna Hanson & Chris Rackmyre
Fill out the appropriate form to be included in our tour planning &
pricing database. Please read the agreement carefully and ﬁll in
ALL of the spaces accordingly. Your signature indicates that you have
read thoroughly and will honor all pricing and comp policies as
outlined. Rates must be in effect thru 12/30/13 or the end of your
2013 operating season. We cannot enter you
into our pricing program if you leave blanks and open ended prices on
menus. Restaurants, be sure to customize a speciﬁc menu with per
person prices including tax and gratuity, and not generic banquet menus. Contact us if
you have any questions. We occasionally make exceptions to the advance
meal count requirements and other policies, as needed.