September 21-24, 2020 Phoenix, Arizona
Arival for Small Operators and Startups
Arival has created two special programs, one for small operators and one for startup companies.
Our mission is to help creators and sellers of tours, activities and attractions grow their business. This industry is made up of many small businesses and startups. We do not want cost to stop smaller companies from benefIting from Arival.
We introduce these two new programs – Arival for Small Operators and Arival for Startups – to enable more of you to attend our events so you can meet other operators just like you, grow your distribution and partner network, meet the best tech companies, and come away full of new ideas to grow your business.
These two new programs allow you to benefit from a 20% reduction on the Super Early Bird registration fee. You pay $596.00, saving you up to $549 on the cost of your ticket!
Arival for Small Operators
- Qualifying criterion: Gross annual travel sales of not more than US$100,000 in 2019
- Honor system with application form for the Arival team to validate
- Pricing is 20% lower than our Super Early Bird rate no matter when you register, so you can save hundreds of dollars.
To apply, please use this form: https://airtable.com/shrMbU45MtNz2YLbp
Arival for Startups
Arival is a great place for startups. We’re a startup ourselves so we get it. Funds are tight and going to a conference is a big investment. But if you are serious about the in-destination industry, you need to meet with operators of tours, activities and attractions, leading distributors and tech companies, gain insights to grow your business. our hope is that this pricing will encourage you to make an investment that can have a huge impact on your business.
Startups must meet all three conditions of our definition of a startup:
- You have raised not more than $1M in funding
- You have less than $1M of annual revenue
- You have been in business for not more than 3 years as of the date of your application
Your Pricing is 10% off of our Super Early Bird pricing for all events, this price applies whenever you register and you save hundreds of dollars.
To apply for the startup discount, please use this form: https://airtable.com/shrHsCWk10F0O9MyN
*Limited to two participants per company
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Hear What Attendees Say
“If you’re in the Tours and Activities space you MUST attend this conference, it’s as simple as that."
Ben Holz, Activity Maui
“Bravo Arival! Finally an industry conference dedicated specifically to the needs and wants of the tours and activities sector! The content was so relevant and the cost of the conference was accessible enough to allow a last minute add on. Can’t wait for next year’s conference!"
Michelle Israel, San Diego Zoo
“It’s a totally community oriented event. It was spectacular to meet everyone here. We are really witnessing the birth of our industry right here."
Alex Meerab, Checkfront
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How We Moved to the Caribbean and Built a Boat Tour Business from Scratch
Ellen Mannaert left her corporate job in Holland to start up a boat tour operator in Punta Cana. In this candid interview, Ellen of Breakers Boat Trips Punta Cana shares her lessons on not just setting up a tour business, but being a tour operator in a foreign country. We also talk about boat trips marketing, how Ellen sells tours through hotels and how most of her OTA bookings for her tours are coming via Bookit.
Ellen also shares why she decided to attend Arival for the first time and why it is important to follow our passion.
Meet David Naczycz of Urban Adventures, NYC
10 minutes with David Naczycz of NYC Urban Adventures. David sat down with Tourpreneur Podcast Host Shane Whaley and revealed how built his tour company and why he decided to work with Urban Adventures.