Tour Director Resume

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Career Objective:

Seeking the position of a tour Director in a well-established organization that will provide me with opportunities to plan and arrange tour programs for travelers and make their dreams come true.

Summary of Skills:

  • Possess more than nine years of experience in coordinating daily tour operations and catering to the needs of travelers

  • Up-to-date information about the travel and tourism industry

  • Unique ability in reading maps and weather forecast, including collecting information on different tourist destinations

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills

  • Self-starter with multitasking ability

  • Patience, and matured with strong interest in fulfilling traveler’s demand

  • Excellent communication skills and pleasing personality

  • Ability to read reference materials, transportation and hotel directories

  • Skilled in handling emergency situations

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and internet

  • Creative, enthusiastic and keen interest in traveling

  • Capable of organizing tour program for business and leisure purpose

Professional Experience:

Tour Director

Houston International Tour Association, Williams, California

2012 – present

  • Act as a guide for travelers, understand their purpose of taking the tour, show them new places, point out important historical information and provide scientific information on tourist destinations

  • Conduct tour hosting and oversee travelers throughout the tour program

  • Serve as a mediator between travelers and local personnel

  • Performs tasks as per the policies and procedures in tour director manual

  • Generate interest in travelers by highlighting interesting facts of the region and country

  • Act as a translator for travelers

  • Coordinate travel arrangements and hotel reservations

    Tour Coordinator

    AXC Travels and Tour Agency, Williams, California

    2009 – 2012

    • Handled problems related to arranging tour programs

    • Assisted tour members in times of medical and personal difficulties

    • Educated travelers on necessary things to carry with them during the tour

    • Drafted and advertised package tour targeting corporate clients

    • Researched and shared information about the places with tourists

    • Collected fees for optional excursions

    • Arranged road, rail and air transportation for tourists

    • Communicated clearly and concisely to the bus drivers on following particular road

    Tour Guide

    Horizon Travel Agency, Williams, California

    2007 – 2009

    • Conducted and planned activities and itineraries for tourists

    • Drafted various recreational programs for tourists

    • Guided Visitor in historical monuments, museums and famous spots

    • Monitored visitors’ activities in order to ensure maintenance of tour regulations and practices

    • Answered visitors queries regarding importance and significance of various tourist spot

    Education Summary:

    Master’s Degree in Travel and Tourism from California University – 2008

    Bachelor’s Degree in Travel and Tourism, College of Tours and Travels, California – 2006

    Certification:

    Certification Course in Spanish, French and German Languages

    ABC Institute of International Languages, California

    2008

    Reference:

    Will be furnished upon request.