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"We have used MARS for over 15 years as our exclusive DC destination management operator. Their personal service, attention to detail, and planning is the best in the business. Our tours depend on quality service from all of our suppliers, and MARS hs always exceeded the expectations of our clients. If you are a student group, tour operator, group organizer, or any other club or organization looking to go to DC, I highly recommend MARS as your DC group planner."

Joey Spellerberg

Moostash Joe Tours

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Reinventing Travel for the Forever Young…

Mid-Atlantic Tours & Receptive Services (MARS) offers a variety of group tours that we can customize just for you. To narrow your search use the “Find The Perfect Tour” search box in the left column. We’ve designed our online-catalog to make your tour searching easier and efficient. It’s all About You and we’re here to help. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, call us, 800-769-5912. We are experts at developing new tours for our customers.

MARS specializes in creating a memorable and unique adventure for the mature traveler. As the leading operator in Washington, D.C., the Mid Atlantic region, and beyond, we are the ultimate travel resource for the next generation of mature adventurers.

As a Tour Operator for Retail Groups you will appreciate that "Exceeding Every Expectation is our Specialty". MARS is dedicated to offering value, quality, and reliability. Whether you are a traditional motorcoach vacationer or seek the “active” relaxation of adventure tourism, we will surpass your travel expectations. MARS has reinvented the conventional group travel package to appeal to the young at heart and your group will enjoy our individual attention and hospitality. We specialize in Cultural Tours, Women’s Travel, Historic Tours, Civil War Tours, Mystery Tours, and Special Interest. MARS has served as a reliable host for adult preformed tours throughout The United States, Canada, and Europe. As your ultimate resource, MARS provides expertly planned tour arrangements including custom accommodations, meals, sightseeing, transportation, knowledgeable guides, entertainment, and adventure for all pricing tiers. We carry a comprehensive insurance package that adheres to all mandated and suggested protocol.

MARS supports the environment and encourages you to Go Green. By supporting motorcoach travel, which gets 184 passenger miles per gallon, we are working together to ensure our world remains beautiful for the next generation of travelers.

Browse through our Online Catalog to “Find the Perfect Tour” for travel ideas and sample itineraries. Contact us today for your custom proposal.

Group Tour Operators and Leaders…
Check our Individual Tours.
Most are available to groups and can be customized for you.

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