ASTA - American Society of Travel Agents - is the world's largest association of travel professionals. With 26,000 members worldwide, ASTA is the leading advocate for travel agents, the travel industry and the traveling public.
ASTA's mission is to enhance the professionalism of member agents by identifying and meeting the needs of the traveling public.
The Tour Operator Program (TOP) is a section of ASTA’s membership comprised of tour operators who agree to adhere to stricter membership standards and abide by a tour operator code of ethics.
ASTA T.O.P (Tour Operator Program) program requires the active member to maintain $1 Million Certificate of Insurance for use in reimbursing consumer deposits in case of bankruptcy or cessation of business.
The ASTA TOP logo is used to identify ASTA active tour operators who perform strict tour operator code of ethics and is recognized around the world as a symbol of professionalism and integrity.
Tour Beyond, Inc. ASTA membership number: 900146366