Incentives, Meetings, Conferences, Congresses, Organizing Trade Fairs, Hospitality Programs, Special Interest Groups
Compass Tours Incoming was founded in 1974 and is Germany's only DMC with 4 own local offices. In Hamburg, Berlin, Munich and Frankfurt, the staff delivers local on-site assistance. The company promises an exceptional experience to the German MICE market. The teams of passionate professionals are committed to live up to this promise, they are backed by a huge number of years of combined experience in the group travel, incentive, conferencing and event industry.


Top Tours Travel / Compass Tours Incoming

April 2009

Compass Tours Incoming & Top Tours Travel, Germany’s only DMC with 6 offices across the country, has been taken over by Michael Kater, Managing Director of the company since 2005.

Effective as of the 4th of April 2009, Mr. Kater has purchased the business with the new company Kater MICE & Tours GmbH, which will take over of all of the offices and staff.

I am delighted to have completed the buy-out,” says Mr. Kater. “The company is a thriving business that has experienced a strong growth over recent years, and I am focused and motivated to continue this success.”

Compass Tours Incoming & Top Tours Travel look back on more than 30 years of history.  Both divisions were founded in 1974, with a single office, and the company grew into a full service business with 6 regional offices and more than 3.000 clients worldwide.

“I am very thankful to my staff for the great work they have done in the last years with me and the progress we have made together”, Mr. Kater adds, “In these times it is hard to talk about the possibility of growth, but I still see the opportunity for new offices in Germany and new clients both in developed and emerging markets”.

Compass Tours Incoming & Top Tours Travel specialize in arranging creative corporate events for blue-chip companies, delivering ground handling services for travel operators, arranging special interest tours throughout Germany and providing cruise-lines with land excursions. 

For further details please contact, please e-mail Michael Kater at

Michael Kater