32nd Day of Coach Tourism in the Europa-Park in Rust, Germany

The 32nd Day of Coach Tourism will take place on Monday, 25th November 2013 in the "Europa-Park" leisure and theme park in Rust, Germany. The subject which will be addressed and discussed by a panel of industry leaders end experts will be: "Stationary, online, mobile - optimising the distribution and sales of coach holiday travel ". Full programme and speaker details will be published in Autumn 2013.

The Europa-Park is a very exciting conference venue for this popular one-day event, located in the heart of Europe, between the Black Forest in Germany and the Vosges mountains in France. More than 4.5 million people from all over the world visit the park each season to enjoy the excitement offered by more than one hundred attractions and shows.

An innovative European theme concept; one of the largest hotel resorts in Europe; various decorations for each season; and a large number of diverse and colourful events make Europa-Park a one-of-a-kind holiday destination all year round - for families, for coach groups and for conferences. The Europa-Park is also the second most popular visitor attraction in Germany (after Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria) according to a recent GNTB survey.

RDA CEO Dieter Gauf has been responsible for the conception and organisation of the "Day of Coach Tourism" since 32 years. The Day of Coach Tourism target audience includes coach holiday and group travel operators, their contract and distribution partners, advisors, suppliers, coach outfitters and manufacturers on the one hand and tourism and destination marketing organisations on the other. The conference is also addressed to transport providers and tour operators who include coaches in their offerings – with a view to optimal co-operation and coach-friendly conditions; to members of the press, to politicians, officials and organisations who are concerned with group travel and economic development.

Participation is free and open to trade members only.