THE ADAMS ADVANTAGE
1. ADAMS EXPRESS TRAVEL CORPORATION is a travel and tour company established in
1985 by travel professionals with now combined experience of more than 218 years. Its founder and prime mover, MAMERTO BANATIN, is a respected and very active leader in the Philippine travel circles.
2. Since its inception, the company has dynamically grown thru visionary direction, creative innovation of tour and travel itineraries, pioneering of new tour packages and destinations and above all personalized service. It’s enviable progress is attributable to quality of services and products, sound finances and REPEAT BUSINESS. It has always aimed to be a role model for other firms. The average in years of its 25 men staff is 14 years!
3. Recognition was given by the Department of Tourism and the Philippine Convention and Visitors Corporation (PCVC) when Adams Express Travel was given two awards during the 1st Kalakbay Awards in 1989 as:
1. “The Tour Operator with the Best Festival Packages”
2. “In recognition of its active support and contribution to domestic tourism, consistent focus and development and promotion of ingenious and creative tour packages”
Adams has received numerous awards since then.
4. Its scope of operation is nationwide, networking as a wholesaler with throughout the Philippines. It is global as it has alliances with reputable tour operators, hotels, resorts, etc. around the world. It has a high standing with the embassies.
5. On corporate culture, professionalism and know how, teamwork, passion and innovation are its hallmarks. An official of the U.S. Embassy noted Adams’ workforce are lengthily in its service. An index of high production is the biggest number of familiarization invitations Adams receives yearly.
Yearly, since 1994 it has served the World Jurist and International Law Associations, the Rotary and Lions and the Divine Mercy delegations to international congresses.
It had promoted International events such as Expo’s, festivals and other special events. Oberammergau, the Floariade (Horticulture Expo), Semana Santa in Sevilla, the canonizations of St. JoseMari Escriva, Juan Diego, St. Candida de Jesus, St. Faustina and St. Pedro Calungsodand the beatification of Mother Theresa, Pope John Paul, The Shanghai Expo, Floral Expo in Kunming, China, World Youth Day and Octoberfest, Germany.
It serviced the Couples for Christ in 2011. Two hundred fifty six in all as their leader summed; “Adam’s Underpromised But Overdelivered”. Such that they repeated for the 2012 Marian and Holyland pilgrimages. It pioneered in promoting:
Best of Europe
Cradles of Civilization
Jordan, Israel and Egypt
Marian Pilgrimage with Santiago de Compostela or Padre Pio
Nile River Cruise
Dubai/ Abu Dhabi
Nepal, Bhutan and Bangkok
Sri Lanka, Southern India and Maldives
Cherry Blossoms in Japan
Korea Telenovela sites
Scope and Services
ADAMS EXPRESS TRAVEL puts emphasis on the clients’ requirements such that its tour products are mostly custom-built following its motto “Serving Lifetime Memories”. Its services encompass a wide range.
SPECIAL LOW PLANE FARES
EXPERT VISA ASSISTANCE
PASSPORT, IMMIGRATION & OTHER DOCUMENTATION SERVICES
CONVENTION DELEGATION TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS
ITINERARY PLANNING & TRAVEL COUNSELING
HOTEL & TRANSPORT RESERVATIONS
TRADE MISSIONS AND FAIR EXHIBITIONS
AIRPORT DEPARTURE & ARRIVAL TRANSFERS
LOCAL SIGHTSEEING TOURS & EXCURSIONS
FESTIVAL TOURS AND SPECIAL INTEREST TOURS
Adam’s offers quality travel for individual or small group travelers, whether they are going on a business trip or enjoying as a family. Lowest fare and selected accommodation awaits! This is Adam’s forte: personalized comfort to its clients...
Adam's Historical Timeline
Some of our clientele:
Former Chief Justice Hilario Davide and several justices of the Supreme Court
Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales
Cardinal Gaudencio Rosales
Archbishop Socrates Villegas
Bishop Honesto Ongtioco
Dolphy and family
Sister Eppie Brasil
“The best sites with the best service at the best price!”
-Mrs. Rene (Dulce) Sagisag-
-Rev. Fr. Vic Robles-
Rector Emeritus, Nat’l Shrine of Divine Mercy
“Travel without worry. Leave it to Adams. The most trusted travel agency in the Philippines!”
-Chito Bertol, Pres. & Gen. Mgr.-
Manila Seedling Bank Environmental Center