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Kuala Lumpur and Singapore (28 August 2019) Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold, the leader in premium and luxury guided holidays has appointed Malaysia’s leading total travel specialist, Mayflower Holidays as its Exclusive General Sales Agent (GSA) in Malaysia.
Mayflower group is a leading total travel specialist in Malaysia with a heritage spanning 60 years and caters to both individual and corporate clients with its diversified range of services. With an extensive regional and global sales network, Mayflower’s group infrastructure is one of the most comprehensive in the travel industry. The company also owns a travel portal www.mayflower.com.my, a home-grown online portal that allows users to book air tickets, accommodations, and transportation as well as bundle packages online and it also offers a B2B service where travel agents can access via their online service.
The new partnership will commence from 1 September 2019 and Mayflower is responsible for the sales and marketing as well as reservation and operations for both B2B and B2C markets for all of Malaysia.
Insight Vacations has been crafting magical journeys for 40 years that embody The Art of Traveling in Style. Through meticulous planning, detailed preparation and boundless passion, Insight’s collection of 130 premium itineraries showcases the most outstanding destinations in Europe and North America. Luxury Gold’s worldwide collection offers the perfect blend of guided and independent exploration with over 50 luxury escorted journeys to Europe, Africa, North & South America, Asia, India, Australia and New Zealand.
Chin Ten Hoy, Mayflower Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) said that the appointment of Mayflower Holidays as the Exclusive General Sales Agent (GSA) in Malaysia earmark another milestone to the group. “We are pleased with this appointment and we look forward to strengthening this partnership in the years ahead to forge a win-win collaborations. We will promote the Insight Vacation & Luxury Gold products at all our distribution channel be it B2C via online and B2B network. Currently, our Wholesales department are servicing more than 500 travel agents nationwide and we will capitalize our distribution network to ensure Insight Vacation & Luxury Gold brand at the ‘top of mind’ when the traveller think of going for holidays.”
Mayflower Holidays first appearance to the public under this brand is during the forthcoming Matta Travel Fair at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) from 6th to 8th September, 2019. Thereafter, there will be a series of B2B product launch and selling education roadshow at Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Penang and Kota Kinabalu. “We will offer substantial discount to the consumer during the Matta Travel Fair and competitive air fares from selected airlines to ensure that our customer has the best deal in town for their holidays” Chin added.
Anthony Lim, Managing Director for Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold commented on the partnership, “We are excited to leverage on Mayflower Holiday’s extensive global touristindustry network, and their strong relationships with trade partners to embark on offering our range of premium and luxury holidays to discerning travelers seeking the finer things in life. For Luxury Gold, we have enhanced our immersive small group journeys, each with VIP Experiences, Exceptional Dining, elegant hotels and a personable Travelling Concierge who is there to offer personalised experiences and we see huge opportunity for growth to cater to customers who want to journey beyond the ordinary.”
Insight's 40-seat customised coach offer passenger’s comfortable seating with double the standard legroom. Personal radio headsets offer travellers with Insight or Luxury Gold the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of their Local Expert's fascinating commentary. With Insight, travellers can expect seamless, stress free travel: from hotel check-ins to restaurant reservations. Upon hotel arrival, luggage is delivered directly to the hotel room and Insight includes all taxes and porterage charges at hotels, restaurant tips. Insight’s highly-skilled Travel Director and Luxury Gold’s travelling concierge will serve as each guest’s expert guide, consummate organiser, and friend overseas.
Customers can save with a Preview Price Guarantee by booking during the preview period up to 25 September 2019 and take advantage of 10% savings with Insight Vacation’s Early Payment Discount. Choose from a selection of 87 Europe & Britain 2020 summer journeys and if the prices of the trips increase, the company will honor the Preview price and similarly, customers will receive a refund of the difference if prices go down.
About Mayflower Group
Established in 1960, Mayflower is a leading total travel specialist in Malaysia with a heritage spanning 60 years and caters to both individual and corporate clients with its diversified range of services. With an extensive global sales network, Mayflower’s travel infrastructure is one of the most comprehensive in the travel industry. For more information, please visit www.mayflower.com.my or call us at +603 9232 1888
About Insight Vacations
As a global leader in premium guided vacations, Insight Vacations has been crafting magical journeys that embody the “Art of Travelling in Style” for over 40 years. Through meticulous planning, detailed preparation and boundless passion, Insight’s collection of award-winning itineraries showcase the most outstanding destinations and curated experiences in Europe and North America. Guided by a highly-skilled Travel Director, guests can look forward to travelling in smaller groups, savouring authentic dining and enjoying a range of immersive Insight Experiences. To find out more, visit insightvacations.com.
About Luxury Gold
Luxury Gold sets an unmatched standard with its collection of award-winning journeys. Guided by a Travelling Concierge, Luxury Gold is a journey beyond the ordinary, where guests enjoy exclusive VIP Experiences, savour exceptional dining and relax in luxury hotels on every curated itinerary. As global leaders in luxury travel with expertise accumulated over nearly 100 years, Luxury Gold epitomizes extraordinary exploration to some of the world’s most spectacular destinations. To find out more, visit www.luxurygold.com.