Rating System for TAP Guaranteed Departure Tours

The descriptions below indicate what you can expect from a TAP tour in each of the TAP categories. Circumstances such as ongoing renovations, overbooking, and specific guest needs can affect the quality of your stay. Be sure to let your TAP Operator know about any special requests or requirements you have at the time of reservation. TAP ratings do not necessarily reflect all the amenities or services that might be available in every room or at every property with a particular rating. The features and amenities described here are often not available at inns, bed-and-breakfasts, and other specialty lodging. 
  
TAP Economy
Generally utilizes 1-2 star lodging establishments and includes limited sightseeing and admissions, few meals (normally less than 50%). Typically contains options and/or free time that may require additional fees.
 
TAP Superior
Generally utilizes 2-3 star lodging establishments and includes most sightseeing and meals (normally 50% or more including all breakfasts).
 
TAP Exceptional
Generally utilizes 3-4 star lodging establishments and includes most sightseeing and meals (normally 80% or more including all breakfasts and most dinners).
 
TAP Deluxe
Generally utilizes 4-5 star lodging establishments and includes all sightseeing and meals (normally breakfast and dinner daily – most meals are seated service).