Thomas Cook & SOTC launch ‘India Holiday Festival’ to encourage people discover India
Thomas Cook India, and its Group Company, SOTC Travel, have launched the India Holiday Festival packed with special offers and discounts up to 50%. The India Holiday Festival extends from July 28 – August 6, 2021, with bookings open across the companies’ omni-channel network of retail outlets, websites, virtual holiday stores and apps.
Thomas Cook India & SOTC’s Third Holiday Readiness Report (June 2021) reveals that over 69% of Indians are keen to resume travel in 2021 — with a sizeable 52% preferring domestic holidays. Thomas Cook India & SOTC’s India Holiday Festival has hence been conceptualised to accelerate domestic tourism demand/conversions with an extensive product range and attractive discounts.
In order to ensure personal, physical, financial and mental safety and build consumer confidence in travel, Thomas Cook India & SOTC’s comprehensive TravShield – Travel Safety Commitment encompasses meticulous safety protocols in association with Apollo Clinics: Vaccinated Travel Advisors & Contactless Bookings; Free Re-scheduling & Cancellation; Covid Insurance Cover with 24/7 Doctor On Call; Vaccinated / Covid negative fellow travellers; Covid negative/ Vaccinated Drivers, Hotel Staff; Sanitised Rooms & Vehicles.
Commenting on this, Rajeev Kale, President & Country Head – Holidays, MICE, Visa, Thomas Cook (India) Limited said, “India has such an incredible range of exciting locales and experiences waiting to be explored. And so we’ve created our unique India Holiday Festival as a special celebration – welcoming Indians to discover their own country. To sweeten the deal, we have great offers available for our customers – with up to 50% off on India holidays booked between July 28 – August 6, 2021.”
Daniel D’souza, President & Country Head, Leisure, SOTC Travel, said, “India is a traveller’s paradise! Our India Holiday Festival has been created with an array of options, from outdoor-adventure, wildlife, spa-wellness, to staycations, with strong appeal across segments, be it families, millennials, groups of friends, honeymooners, etc. We invite Indians to avail of the unbeatable discounts on offer and book a truly memorable India holiday.” “Our holidays come with our unique TravShield Travel Safety Commitment – with comprehensive safety protocols in partnership with Apollo Clinics to ensure you travel safe with us,” he added.