Noel Irwin Hentschel, Chair and CEO of America’s largest Visit USA travel organization AmericanTours International (ATI), officially launches the company’s innovative “USA National Parks Service Centennial Tours”. Hentschel’s AmericanTours creates the most comprehensive range of multi-lingual tours across America, highlighting the national parks. Bookings are pouring in commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the USA National Park Service. Pioneer and visionary Hentschel, with partner Michael Fitzpatrick, are the Visit USA industry leaders. A group and individual travel wholesaler, AmericanTours International is a successful export and marketing company, generating significant revenues into the U.S. economy offsetting trade deficits with countries. Hentschel is known for her accomplishments in negotiating international strategic agreements including in complicated, desired markets like China. Her company not only impacts the U.S. economy, generating $3 billion annually, it also plays a vital role in diplomatic relations by forging public-private alliances, working closely with the U.S. Commercial Services globally and organizing multi-cultural travelers from 70 countries to travel together in ATI Motor-coach, private Air-tours and Drive-tours.
“We are excited to share America’s national parks with travelers from around the world through AmericanTours specialized programs. America’s magnificent parks are the favorite attraction for our clients. The Preservation Act, signed in 1916, is a testament to National Parks Service founder, President Theodore Roosevelt, whose foresight created a legacy for the world to enjoy”, Hentschel stated.
AmericanTours offers unique experiences at Yosemite, Sequoia/Kings Canyon, Death Valley, Muir Woods, Grand Canyon, Bryce, Zion, Canyonlands, Monument Valley, Mesa Verde, Glacier, Yellowstone, Mount Rushmore, Shenandoah, Great Smoky Mountains, Acadia, Gettysburg, Everglades, Denali and Hawai’i Volcanoes. Since 1977 AmericanTours has brought millions of tourists to visit America’s national parks generating more than $500 million in fees and revenues for the parks and creating thousands of jobs for tour directors, hotel and restaurant workers, and motor-coach companies. “We proudly showcase and promote, “America the Beautiful, from Sea to Shining Sea”, remarked Hentschel.
AmericanTours, a preferred partner with the American Automobile Association (AAA), offers “member exclusive” experiences to 50 million members. The company also offers specialized experiences throughout China and Cuba.
AmericanTours International is headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in New York, Orlando, Miami, Honolulu and Beijing.