Posted: 22 Oct 2018 New for Insight Vacations in 2019
Discover the Art of Travelling in Style with Insight Vacations New 2019 New Europe and Britain Collection
Clients get up close and personal with 70+ unique Insight Experiences and new premium escorted journeys to Scandinavia and Greece
Alberobello, Italy: Nonna welcomes guests to her home for a Dine-At-Home dinner of Southern Italian specialties. Related Journey: Country Roads of Southern Italy & Sicily.
Insight Vacations the award-winning global leader in premium escorted journeys is thrilled to show clients the insights and not just the sights of Europe with the launch of their new 2019 Europe and Britain collection with 96 unforgettable journeys including 3 brand new trips to Scandinavia and Greece.
Guests will embark on this new 10-day Country Roads Journey and begin their guided holiday in Helsinki with its beautiful seaside architecture. They will board a scenic flight to the charming village of Ivalo to view the spelling binding aurora borealis through their hotel room’s glass ceiling at the Aurora Village located near Urho Kekkonen National Park.
Onwards to stunning Norway, clients will travel to Nordcapp, a legendary place to witness the Northern Lights dancing across the night sky and then an unforgettable drive from North Cape to Alta to admire the majestic fjords and enjoy the local ice bar. Guests will embark on a one-of-a-kind Insight Experience by visiting a working Husky farm and meet Trine Lyrek, a champion dog sledder and her adorable Alaskan Huskies. Guests can join an exhilarating Husky dog sled ride with some of the best racing dogs in the country.
Clients can exhale and relax on this new 12-day Regional Journey as they explore the best of Athens and the most iconic islands. Their Greek adventure begins in Athens by spending their first day with a Local Expert to visit the ancient sights of the Acropolis and Parthenon. Guests will join the locals and take a ferry to Santorini and unwind for the next four days and witness the world’s most spectacular sunsets while sipping cocktails. They will also explore this Instagram hotspot and volcanic island with a local Geology Expert.
The adventure continues by sailing across to scenic Mykonos where they will spend another four days to explore the pretty white and blue streets, sun-kissed beaches and enjoy fresh Mediterranean cuisine including delightful Welcome and Celebration Dinners. Clients will also meet a local captain where they will embark on a leisurely cruise around the island.
Guests can unwind in style on either the spectacular islands of Mykonos or Santorini and enjoy the vibrant neighborhoods of Athens with a short break that is a perfect addition to any of Insight Vacations European journeys.
Top Five Reasons to Book
Agents can assist their clients to book with complete confidence by emphasizing the top five reasons to book with Insight Vacations including over 70 authentic Insight Experiences, a variety of deliciously authentic dining experiences, travelling and staying in style in the most desirable hotel addresses, smaller group camaraderie and the services of passionate Travel Directors.
Guests will enjoy numerous new 2019 Insight Experiences, including a Dine-at-Home dinner with the Willoughby family at historic Birdsall House, a special visit to Castel Gandolfo to explore the splendid gardens of the Pope’s summer palace, and savour a Farm-to-Table dinner paired with local wines in Bordeaux.
#MakeTravelMatter with #Insightcares
Insight Vacations have also further enhanced several itineraries including their Jordan Experience with a meaningful visit to the Iraq Al-Amir Women’s Cooperative, an Insight Cares and TreadRight project, Israel Discovery with a new Dine-at-Home lunch experience, Easy Pace Malta with memorable visits to Valetta and Mdina. Insight Vacations has created more selling and groups booking opportunities for travel agents which are only available to book for 2019 including commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the World War II Normandy D-Day landings. Guests will explore these significant historical sites by booking either the Normandy, Brittany & the Loire Valley or French Heritage guided journeys.
Early Payment Discount - changes
To help travel agents close more sales effectively and for a seamless booking experience, Insight Vacations has created only one singular opportunity for a 10% savings with their popular Early Payment Discount for clients who book and pay in full by January 31st, 2019. There will be no additional Early Payment Discount after this date, so agents must advise and highly encourage their clients to book as early as possible for the biggest choice of trips and available departure dates.
“As the Europe Specialists for the past 40 years, we highly value our loyal travel advisors and our goal is to help make 2019 their best booking year ever with our ‘Insight Difference’ by offering clients incredible activities, meaningful interactions and the best value across our 96 European premium guided journeys,” said Teresa Richardson, Managing Director for The Travel Corporation, the parent company of Insight Vacations. “We have already seen a significant increase in advanced 2019 bookings and we anticipated client demand by highlighting special times to visit certain destinations such as festivals with the locals including the Venice Carnival, Bastille Day, Oktoberfest, Edinburgh Tattoo and Christmas Markets.”
Clients can view the full collection of 96 Europe and Britain itineraries and they can discover the Insight magic with these three new premium escorted journeys:
For more information, contact your local Sales Manager or visit www.insightvacations.com.