Expedia.co.in launches its summer holiday sale for the Indian traveler

On April 19, 2011 at 01:24 AM

Summer holiday sale.jpg  ~ Upto 65% discounts on a host of global and domestic destinations ~

 New Delhi, April 18, 2011: Expedia.co.in, the world's largest online travel company, today announced its ‘Summer Holiday Sale’which provides up to 65% discount on hotels in global as well as domestic destinations. The sale is applicable on a unique basket of locations including frequently visited locations like Bali, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Las Vegas, Mauritius, Milan, San Francisco, Phuket, Orlando, Singapore, London, Zurich, Vienna, as well as new sectors like Greece, Brazil, Belgium, Norway, Iceland, Caribbean Islands etc. Key domestic locations such as Goa and Kerala will also be covered by this sale.

According to Manmeet Ahluwalia, Marketing Head, Expedia India,“Based on our consumer research, we have handpicked holiday destinations that cater to the Experimental & Experiential Indian traveler. The sale hence includes a mix of customary as well as uncharted destinations like the Greek islands, South America and Curacao that Indian travelers have shown a keen interest in exploring. Our ‘Build your own trip’ service will allow consumers to book flight & hotel of their choicetogether and save money on the itinerary”

The Summer Holiday Sale ends on the 29thof April 2011 and is valid for travel until 20thJune 2011. The bookings can be made through the online portal Expedia.co.in as well as the 24x7 call centre on the number 1800 102 1929.

In addition to the Summer Holiday Sale, Expedia.co.in also has a number of lucrative offers available to the traveler that can help them receive the best of offers at the best of prices

  • 72-Hour sale– Available only for 72 hours on a particular destination, this sale gives travelers upto 30-50% off on hotel reservation
  • Last-Minute deals– planning to travel within the next 21 days? Last minute deals provides travelers with 20% to 50% off or even free nights at top quality hotel accommodation.
  • Deal Hunter- Need a hotel outside 21 days? Find a great hotel deal with upto 70% discounts with the Deal Hunter

 Additional portal features that aid in improving the consumer’s booking experience, include -

  • ‘Build your own trip’– This product gives consumers the freedom to create their own packages, even while providing them with the best discounts on Expedia’s inventory of hotels, travel activities and car rentals.
  • Insider’s Select recognition - Look out for the Expedia Insider’s select ranking of the hotel, showcasing satisfaction levels for the hotel, by fellow travelers
  • Travel-simplifying features - Maps, weather forecasts, 360 degree virtual tours of hotels and a ‘Travel News Centre’ dedicated to providing travelers with insightful information about destinations and travel around the world.

Expedia’s distinctive booking experience provides users with thousands of independent reviews from fellow travelers and the opportunity to use travel-simplifying features such as maps, weather forecasts and 360 degree virtual tours of hotels. The company’s comprehensive inventory features more than 130,000 hotels, 430 airlines and 5,000 holiday activities and attractions from across the world.