Richard Groesz
American Ring Travel, Inc.
25020 W. Stanford, Suite 20
Valencia, CA 91355

Celebrating 40 years in business, American Ring Travel American Ring Travel (ART) operates several dozen scheduled/private-label motor-coach tour itineraries throughout the USA & Canada. In 2020, ART announced that all of their tours would be Carbon Neutral. As a “Green Driven” company we believe we can deliver a high-quality tour experience while protecting our national parks, history and Native American cultures.

Business classification: 

  • Inbound/Receptive Tour Operator

Type of travelers:

  • Group (average size: 50)
  • Leisure
  • Scheduled

Percentage of business that is: 

  • 100% B2B – Business-to-Business

Percentage of business that is international inbound to the U.S.: 100%

Estimated number of room nights for 2023:  150,000

Hotel types utilized by your travelers:

  • Standard/Moderate
  • First Class/Superior

Number of years conducting international inbound travel to the U.S.: 29

Percentage of travelers during: 

  • Winter: 10%
  • Spring: 40%
  • Summer: 20%
  • Fall: 30%

Types of products purchased: 

  • Accommodations
  • Dining
  • Entrance Tickets
  • One-Day Tours
  • Shopping
  • Transportation
  • Attractions

How do you contract with hotels/suppliers:

  • Group Rates
  • Static Rates

Types of packages offered:

  • Cultural/Historical Tours
  • National Parks
  • Adventure/Outdoor Tours

Languages offered:

English, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian

U.S. destinations served:

  • Entire United States

Top markets served (countries of origination): 

Germany, Netherlands, United Kingdom, Denmark, Belgium, France, Italy, Switzerland

What’s Trending:  Sustainable Tourism – We have partnered with Travelife, a third-party non-profit, engaged in providing impartial oversight, online training and practical tools for sustainability planning, management and reporting. In 2022, Our Carbon Offset contributions helped support reforestation and renewable energy with a measurable impact on reducing Green House Gas (GHG) emissions.

What are you looking for from Suppliers/DMOs in 2024/2025: 

New and less traveled destinations that create a more personal connection with nature, locally sourced food and unique one of a kind experiences.