1999 ViaTour was born as a niche market solution
for non-profit and for-profit travel planners in the educational
travel market. ViaTour's goal is to remain the
industry's number one solution by providing the best product with
outstanding support. ViaTour has expanded to include
a wide range of users. Currently there are out-bound tour operators,
in-bound tour operators, coach companies, non-profits and alumni
programs all using the application.
Our clients have in common the desire to:
Via Tour was chosen as an all-inclusive, cost-effective solution.
ViaTour's design reflects our intimate knowledge of this industry's needs. The president of ViaTour worked in educational travel for 10 years in student travel, at an active museum travel program and as the owner of a domestic tour company specializing in custom tours. When we listen to our client's requirements, the conversation begins as colleagues and no time is wasted. Our experience in data management makes us the ideal partners.
The application is constantly enhanced with time saving buttons, powerful reports and useful new tracking - the result of an ongoing dialogue with current users. Via Tour users may opt into a collaborative model, where through an affordable annual maintenance plan frequent upgrades deliver enhancements for a fraction of the development cost.
ViaTour is a professionally-developed
Microsoft Access application and makes extensive use of VBA and
SQL. ViaTour works well with the Microsoft Office
Suite of products, allowing easy transfer of data in and out of
Outlook, Excel, Word, etc. ViaTour is supported
under Microsoft Access 2000, Microsoft Access 2003 and Microsoft
Currently, we are working on offering Viatour with Microsoft SQL server back-end data storage (local or remote hosting options). We are also developing "Viatour Web Services" using Microsoft's Net platform, thus providing connectivity between production SQL Server data and your website, facilitating the safe processing of online registrations, and the timely publishing of tour and related information. Viatour web developers are available to integrate Viatour Web Services into your specific website, as well as provide consulting and general web development services. Please contact us for more information.