This month, USTOA is celebrating its third annual Travel Together Month with a bounty of special offers and exclusive savings for travel agents, such as free trips and bonus commissions. This year’s selection of offers from the country’s leading providers of independent and escorted group travel include:
- African Travel, Inc: Agents earn 15 percent commission for each Scenic Cape Town & Kruger Safari Vacation package booked. The itinerary includes a visit Cape Town and Kruger National Park plus international and internal air. This offer is valid for travel Jan. 1 through Dec. 1, 2017.
- Alexander+Roberts: Agents earn a $50 pp booking bonus every time clients pay-in-full, in addition to saving $1,000 per couple ($500 solo), on three new Small Group Journeys, including the Pacific Northwest, Canada by Land, Water + Rail; and Stories of the Old South. This offer is valid for travel through April 2018.
- Austin Adventures: Agents receive 12 percent commission plus an additional $100 pp booking bonus; applicable on all itineraries and destinations for departures within 2016.
- Celtic Tours World Vacations: Agents receive a 16 percent commission plus $50 pp discount on all European self-drive tours, with a minimum of six nights. Departures are available through November 30, 2016.
- Cox & Kings, The Americas: Agents receive a $150 bonus commission when booking guests during the early booking incentive. Guests save $500 per couple when travelers book any Custom Private Journey in the 2017/2018 brochures or online.
- Collette: After making their qualifying first booking, agents can earn $50 for their second booking and $100 for every booking after their third with the Book Your Own Bonus promotion. This offer is valid on new retail bookings made through March 31, 2017 for departures in 2017. In addition, Collette has launched its new Exotic Brochure for 2017/2018 featuring more than 25 exotic tours to Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica, South America and Central America. For more information, visit gocollette.com.
- Lindblad Expeditions: Agents receive a complimentary Double cabin aboard the National Geographic Endeavour or National Geographic Endeavour II to the Galapagos Islands when six full-paying guests are booked aboard the same departure. This offer is valid on September 2016 to April 2017 departures.