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Many tour and travel companies offer mainly ‘canned' trips. Not Educational Destinations. We create a unique trip based on your needs. Educational Destinations uses certified vendors held to the highest quality standards, and Educational Destinations guarantees truly inclusive pricing.


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Music For All

Educational Destinations is honored to be Music for All's Official Travel Partner. One of the largest and most influential national music education organizations, actively involved in support of active music-making, Music for All uniquely combines national level programming and awareness campaigns, research and advocacy. Bands of America, Orchestra America and BOA Summer Symposium are three of Music for All's best-known programs.

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Disney Parks Recognized Youth Travel Planner

The Recognized Youth Travel Planner designation and logo is a Mark of Excellence awarded by Walt Disney Parks & Resorts to its top youth travel partners. It comes with a travel company's selection to participate in the prestigious Walt Disney World Resort/Disneyland Resort Youth Travel Planner Symposium.

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Student & Youth Travel Association

As a charter member of SYTA (Student & Youth Travel Association), founded in 1997 to protect travelers younger than 26 years of age, Music Travel endorses and complies with SYTA's strict code of ethics. In addition, Music Travel meets SYTA's requirement that members have tour protection coverage of $200,000 more than that offered by NTA's Consumer Protection Plan.

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American Bus Association

ABA (American Bus Association) is the trade association of the intercity bus industry. Active in representing members' interests before the U.S. Government, it also facilitates relationships between North American motorcoach and tour companies. Promoting motorcoach travel to consumers is a major ABA focus.

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National Tour Association

NTA is made up of over 600 professional tour companies and allied travel suppliers. NTA members must carry a minimum of $1 million dollars of professional liability insurance coverage, and each must have had two years experience in tour operations.

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The Free Enterprise System

One of the leading coach companies in the USA, The Free Enterprise System is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sodrel Truck Lines, Inc., a family transportation service business founded in 1915. The parent company also owns and operates Star of America motorcoaches. Recipients of numerous industry safety awards, International Driving Championships and Fleet Safety awards, the firm is recognized by the American Bus Association, the National Safety Council, The Department of Transportation, and the Department of Defense. With coaches based in Indiana, Kentucky and Illinois, The Free Enterprise System prides itself on the outstanding condition of its late-model coaches and the service provided by its highly-trained and skilled drivers.

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Music Travel Consultants

Music Travel Consultants, the parent company of Educational Destinations, is a Tour Operator, a travel company that puts together customized trips for its clients. Since 1987, led by accomplished scholastic music directors and musicians, Music Travel Consultants has become first choice for student music group tours by listening to customers, providing industry-leading on-line services and by having professional Tour Directors conduct most trips. Focused on creating custom trips that provide relevant, memorable and rewarding student travel experiences, Indianapolis-based Music Travel partners with customers to successfully do just that, in destinations within the United States and world-wide. Over 165 years combined travel expertise earned in over 68 countries means Music Travel Consultants will anticipate your needs and fulfill your group's wishes, without surprises or hidden costs.

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