Great Atlantic Sports About Us

Corporate Accounts | Travel Insurance | Our Guarantee

Since 1981, Great Atlantic Sports Travel has served the public in all aspects of travel specializing in domestic and international sporting events. Our reputation as a highly ethical supplier is built upon a wealth of experience and dedication to customer service. Whether our client is an individual traveler or a Fortune 500 company, we work diligently to accommodate their specific needs and to create memories that will last a lifetime. Great Atlantic Sports Travel is a member in good standing of the National Tour Association (NTA), Better Business Bureau (BBB), and of the International Association of Travel Agents (IATA), the leading industry associations of domestic and international travel respectively. We maintain general public liability coverage to insure complete client security and consumer protection. This means peace of mind for our clients. 

Domestically, Great Atlantic Sports Travel provides quality sports travel packages and tickets to all sporting events including National Football League (NFL) tickets and tours such as our famous Washington Redskins Travel Packages, Professional Golf Association (PGA) events such as Masters Badges and Masters Packages, US Open Packages and Ryder Cup Packages, NASCAR Ticket and Tour packages to most races, as well as Kentucky Derby Packages. As season ticket holders for the Carolina Panthers, Washington Redskins, Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles, and Atlanta Falcons, we provide the ultimate fan travel programs to all games. Our expertise in annual travel packages extends into many other exciting sports events including Super Bowl Packages, College Bowl Game Packages, Final Four Packages, US Open Tennis, Wimbledon, French Open, and of course, Kentucky Derby Hospitality Packages. Year after year, our clients know they can count on the quality, variety, and attentive service that have become our hallmarks.

Great Atlantic Sports Travel and Tour is honored to have enabled our clients to experience the thrill of events like the Summer Games in Atlanta in 1996, Winter Games in Nagano in 1998, Winter Games in Salt Lake City in 2002, the Summer Games in Athens in 2004, Winter Games Torino in 2006, Summer Games in Beijing, China 2008, Winter Games in Vancouver 2010 and Summer Games in London 2012. We are currently preparing for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For almost two decades, we have provided serious soccer fans with distinct travel packages as an official operator to FIFA World Cup™ held in the United States in 1994, France in 1998, Japan/Korea in 2002, Germany in 2006 and South Africa 2010.  In addition in 2010, Great Atlantic Sports Travel was appointed by FIFA World Cup Sponsor Emirates Airlines to be the exclusive United States distributor of Emirates Airlines Travel Packages to the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa.

We have also been appointed "Official Travel Agency" for Rugby World Cup - Australia 2003, France 2007 and Rugby World Cup 2011, New Zealand. We also were appointed as an Official Travel Agent of ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 in the West Indies and ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.  Great Atlantic Sports Travel's other recent international appointments include Official Travel Agency for IRB Rugby World Cup Sevens 2009 in Dubai and ICC World Twenty20 London, England 2009.

Our reputation in the sports travel industry distinguishes us from the rest. Longevity in this business is the direct result of consistently providing exceptional customer service, as evidenced by our high percentage of repeat customers. The professional staff at Great Atlantic Sports Travel is dedicated to maintaining the company's high standards by working diligently, one detail at a time, to provide our clients with memories that last a lifetime. We carefully evaluate the needs of each individual client or group and work hard, not to just meet their needs but to exceed their expectations! That is how we have earned our extraordinary reputation, and that is why our valued clients turn to us again and again.

Corporate Accounts: Integrating incentive travel into your company's marketing plan is not just a good idea to consider, but an essential strategy used for increasing market share and improving customer service. Incentive travel provides a distinctive opportunity for your staff or customers to strive to increase sales revenue. It is also an excellent way to introduce a new product line. Whether your company is best suited to sponsor a consumer sweepstakes or an internal, regional, national, or even worldwide corporate event, we can assist. From concept to completion, Great Atlantic has the experience you need to help you boost your sales in an exciting ways. 

  • Benefits of Corporate Incentive Travel: Create new customers | Increase Sales | Raise productivity | Recruit new employees | Entertain Existing Clients | Turn over Inventory | Beat your competition
  • Corporate Sports Travel: Entertain important clients | Reward Staff| Networking| Launch new products and services | Improve corporate communication | Annual Staff Party/Team Building

 

Travel Insurance: Now that you have purchased your travel package, we highly recommend the purchase of travel insurance. In the event of unforeseen circumstances (illness, death etc.) if you have insured your trip you will not suffer a financial loss (except the cost of the insurance premium). Our standard Allianz Travel Insurance plans provide excellent coverage for all types of trips.

  • Basic PlanInsurance and assistance for travel on a budget. This package includes the essential coverage for cost-conscious travelers.
  • Classic PlanInsurance and assistance for vacations, cruises and tours. This plan offers exceptional value with a combination of generous pre-departure and post-departure insurance and assistance benefits.
  • Classic Plan with Trip+Insurance, assistance and concierge for international and other high-end travel. This is the top of the line insurance package designed for those who require the best of everything.

 

Our Guarantee To You: Great Atlantic Sports Travel know that each and every client has individual requirements and since we have expertise in all aspects of the sports travel industry, we are not only capable but eager to accommodate your specific needs, whatever they may be. We offer courteous, personal service, and the most exciting itineraries possible. As one of the largest sports travel companies in North America, we have the ability to offer you the highest quality travel package at the most affordable rate. Let us make your job easier and your group’s trip more enjoyable.

At Great Atlantic Sport Travel, our experienced staff is continuously gathering the latest information on accommodations, attractions, transportation and sporting events throughout the world. We work with multiple properties, transportation companies, caterers, attractions, sporting events, hospitality sites, etc. therefore, since we are not affiliated with any one entity, we are not obligated to anyone but you! All properties, businesses, etc., are chosen and based not only on availability, but also on reputation, location, and their ability to deliver their product well. Your satisfaction is always our priority.

Great Atlantic Sports Travel is a member of TUI Travel PLC. TUI is a global leader in travel. As such TUI has an extensive and established inbound and outbound travel programs for the US market. Based on our vast experience we already have proven contacts, partners and suppliers for all travel needs to include airlines, accommodations, transfers, and tours.

‘Making travel experiences special’ underpins everything we do and keeps our focus on providing the unrivalled choice, professionalism and confidence our customers can rely on, now and in the future.

The diversity and international reach of Great Atlantic Sports Travel and our parent company, TUI Travel PLC with its existing volumes of global passengers and our portfolio business, together with what we believe to be unrivalled heritage in sports travel, both in the US and overseas, positions TUI and Great Atlantic Sports Travel as a strong and willing partner for all of our clients.

We are truly a global business, employing 54,000 people and operating in 31 key source markets worldwide. As a dynamic, influential company we are committed to responsible leadership in the travel sector. Our head office is in the UK and TUI Travel PLC is listed on the London Stock Exchange.

Remember, purchasing sports travel through a questionable or inexperienced source may end in disappointment to you and your guests. Booking with Great Atlantic Sports Travel can be done with confidence. Flexibility and extraordinary customer service will surely result in great memories that last forever. When considering value and reputation the choice is clear, contact Great Atlantic Sports Travel.