With Valentine’s Day approaching and easing of restrictions, Thomas Cook (India) Limited – India’s leading integrated travel services company and its Group Company, SOTC Travel, have announced a range of exceptional products to celebrate the month of love. The companies’ Valentine’s Day holidays come at attractive price points and special offers, with exclusive experiences to make the occasion a memorable one.
As Valentine’s Day falls on a Monday this year, India’s couples are looking to extend their celebration with a long weekend getaway to nearby destinations. Additionally, with the variant putting a pause to honeymoons, the long weekend is also seeing demand from the honeymoon segment.
Thomas Cook & SOTC’s Valentine’s Day portfolio intends to leverage both segments and includes favourite domestic destinations like Goa, Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Agra, North East, Coorg/Ooty, Pondicherry and the Andamans; international locales like Maldives, Switzerland, Turkey, Egypt, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Abu Dhabi and Dubai with Expo 2020.
Thomas Cook & SOTC’s romantic escapades offer private dining, couple spas and wellness, wine tasting; also fun/adventure experiences like yachting, water/winter sports, camping, trekking, safari drives and jungle experiences. Accommodation too is unique: from tree-top stays, cave hotels and igloos to private villas, havelis/ palaces and uber luxury resorts. To make the couple feel extra special, the Companies’ personalised options offer exclusive transfer-sightseeing experiences on board a limousine, vintage car, Harley Davidson or helicopter!
Mr. Rajeev Kale, President & Country Head – Holidays, MICE, Visa, Thomas Cook (India) Limited said, “The long weekend offers a delightful extended Valentine’s Day celebration and we’ve designed memorable experiences for India’s couples and honeymooners. Our range of Valentine’s Day holidays allows our customers to indulge in stunning natural beauty, romantic private dining and wellness, unique local experiences and outdoor/adventure too! We want our customers to make most of this special opportunity and so our romantic breaks come with a host of exciting deals, discounts and value offers.”
Additionally, to restore customer confidence in travel, our itineraries are covered by our “Assured” Safe Travel Program – developed in association with Apollo Clinics, that ensures best in class travel safety protocols covering every distribution, delivery and partner touch point in the travel ecosystem. “TravShield” an upgraded safety commitment of only vaccinated staff and co-passengers among many other precautions, ensures traveller safety in the pandemic era.”
Mr. Daniel D’souza, President & Country Head, SOTC Travel said, “Post extended restrictions of the third wave, Indian couples are yearning to travel and celebrate life in a special way. So, with Valentine’s Day falling on a Monday, we have clubbed the weekend in our exceptional array of long weekend getaways, romantic escapades and honeymoons – to help our couples relax, rejuvenate and spend quality time together. To ensure a one-of-a-kind experience, we have included exclusive romantic and fun elements in our products, with great pricing and unbeatable deals.”