founded in 1947, is one of America’s oldest tour companies.
The company’s guiding philosophy originated at the Geneva
Peace Conference following the Second World War with a
mission to build bridges of understanding between North
America and Eastern Europe.
Since that time, more than one million
travelers have enjoyed General Tours' programs and small
ship cruises to destinations including Asia, Japan, China,
South America, Costa Rica, India, Western and Eastern
Europe, Russia, Morocco, South Africa, Turkey and Egypt.
By blending thoughtful and unique experiences with
exceptional value, General Tours is able to offer terrific
travel at great prices. Arthur Frommer’s Budget Travel
Magazine has named General Tours as “One of America’s Top
Travel packagers.” The New York Times, Travel + Leisure and
the Los Angeles Times have all mentioned General Tours as a
tour company that offers great travel values.
And on NBC’s Today show, Mark Orwoll,
managing editor of Travel + Leisure magazine, called General
Tours “one of the most respected tour operators in the
business.” General Tours was named one of Top 20 Tour
Operators and Safari Outfitters in Travel + Leisure’s 2004
World’s Best Awards.