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Hosting ASTA's Destination Expo

ASTA's Destination Expo is an innovative conference developed to provide travel agents with in-depth, in-country training in a comprehensive business format. By hosting ASTA’s Destination Expo, your destination will benefit from an extensive promotional campaign delivered repeatedly to the entire travel industry.

During the conference, hundreds of travel agents from around the globe will visit your country to train as host destination experts. The conference will include:

  1. Intensive destination education — travel agents can become destination experts of the host destination at the conclusion of the conference
  2. Business-oriented exhibition and networking events
  3. First-hand travel agent experience through informative sightseeing and pre- and post-tours options



Current years open for bid are: 2018 and beyond
  2017 Nairobi, Kenya    
  2016 Seville, Spain Program Photos
 ASTA Destination Expo 2015 2015 Marrakech, Morocco  Program  Photos
 ASTA Destination Expo 2014 2014 Merida, Mexico  ASTA Destination Expo 2014 ASTA Destination Expo 2014
  IDE 2013 Dubai

2013 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 IDE 2013 Dubai Brochure

IDE 2013 photogallery 

 IDE 2012 Peru

2012 Lima, Peru

IDE2012 Peru 

IDE 2012 photogallery 


IDE 2011 Puerto Rico


2011 San Juan, Puerto Rico 

 IDE Brochure - Puerto Rico

IDE 2011 Photogallery


IDE10 Istanbul


2010 Istanbul, Turkey

IDE 2010 Turkey Brochure 


 IDE09 South Africa

2009 Sun City, South Africa

IDE 2009 South Africa Brochure 

 IDE 2009 photogallery

 IDE08 Lyon 

 2008 Lyon, France

IDE 2008 Lyon Brochure  IDE 2008 photogallery 

 IDE07 Jeju 

2007 JeJu Island, Korea

IDE 2007 Jeju Brochure IDE 2007 photogallery

 IDE06 Prague

2006 Prague, Czech Republic

 IDE 2006 Prague Brochure IDE 2006 photogallery


Hosting an ADE provides the optimal platform for a destination to train travel agents on how to sell their destination and to meet local suppliers that they can establish important business relationships with. 

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ASTA - American Society of Travel Agents
675 N Washington St, Ste 490
Alexandria, VA 22314 U.S.A.