Flydubai offers affordable travel packages
Dubai, June 8, 2013
Dubai's budget carrier flydubai has joined hands with Tourico Holidays, an innovate leader in travel wholesale, to launch a new hotel offering which allows passengers to plan their entire holiday with the airline.
Tourico Holidays is a subsidiary of Travel Holdings, one of the most distinctive and expansive travel distribution companies in the world.
The move comes as flydubai celebrates its fourth anniversary. With this tieup, customers will have a wide range of accommodation options both within its network and beyond, said a statement from the Dubai carrier.
Along with everyday affordable rates, flydubai will also have regular special offers on resorts and attractions, it added.
Commenting on the move, CEO Ghaith Al Ghaith said: "This is a very exciting time for flydubai. We have listened to our customers, many of whom have asked if they can book hotels and other travel-related services along with their flights, we are pleased to now offer this service through our partnership with Tourico Holidays."
"We constantly strive to offer our passengers more and thanks to the addition of these travel packages, everything can be booked easily and conveniently at flydubai.com," he noted.
In addition to hotels, customers can also book cruises, transfers and tickets to thousands of attractions around the world. Partner hotels include Accor Hotels, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotel Group, Hilton Worldwide and Best Western.
Attractions vary from city tours and desert safaris in the UAE through to entry tickets to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
Jason Soss, the president (Global Business Development) Travel Holdings said: “As one of the leading global travel wholesalers, we are delighted to bring our extensive portfolio to flydubai’s passengers. Whether they are looking for a back packing hotel in Istanbul or five-star luxury in the Maldives, with more than 36,000 hotels, cruises, vacation packages and attractions in over 4,500 destinations, we have something for every budget."
"We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship with flydubai," he added.-TradeArabia News Service