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Client Profile: The Older Couple

These destinations and experiences are perfect for your clients that are very well traveled and love experiencing destinations in the way locals would. This demographic is between 45 and 70 and most are couples or couples traveling with other couples. They are discerning travelers who appreciate high quality amenities and expect a high level of service alongside well-appointed accommodations, but are not status driven.

They are active and enjoy the convenience of the thoughtfully planned itineraries that allow for exclusive local experiences and a diverse range of recreational activities. These clients spend time online planning their perfect getaway and love intuitive and personable service.

Clients seeking an unpretentious and relaxed atmosphere perfect for socializing and exploring seek out these Xanterra Travel Collection Partners. They love to travel the world and have the wealth to do so. They travel for more than just souvenirs and pictures, but to learn about new cultures and gain a different perspective of the world.

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Private Yacht-Style Cruises that Go Beyond the Ordinary

Windstar Cruises bring guests to places you can only get to on a yacht.  Their fleet of all suite and sailing yachts serve only 148 to 342 guests meaning your clients will feel like they are on their own personal yacht with a thoughtful and genuine crew. Each yacht has a relaxed onboard environment by design, meaning guests always have room to roam on the large, open decks and plenty of space at the railings for majestic views during scenic cruising. Your clients will have the voyage of a lifetime as they taste food created by James Beard Foundation chefs, see small ports and hidden harbors in an authentic way, and stay in beautifully appointed ocean-view staterooms of at least 188 square feet.

All three of the all-suite Star Plus Class yachts have even more room for stretching out after a major transformation with the $250 Million Star Plus Initiative. Your clients’ experience is enhanced with a gorgeous elevated pool, two new restaurants, and expanded World Spa by Windstar.

6 Spacious Yachts

148-342 Guests per Voyage

Uncrowded Public Rooms

Intimate Shore Excursions

Genuine and Attentive Crew

Ways to Maximize Commission with Windstar Cruises

Beverage packages are commissionable at 10%.
Internet usage plans commissionable at 10%.
Pre- and post-cruise hotel or land packages are commissionable at 5%.
Peace of mind travel protection is commissionable at 10%.
Personal laundry service so your clients can pack lighter.
Gifts and services so your clients can make any celebration more special

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Make a Grand Trip the Grandest

Xanterra Travel Collection is for the adventurous client who wants a captivating experience that goes beyond the expected. The Grand Canyon Railway & Hotel gives your clients the chance to ride a historic train on a 2 hour and 15 minute journey between the retro-cool town of Williams, Arizona and the stunning South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. While on the train, your clients will receive superb service and be delighted by Old West entertainment both on and off the train.

For an even more immersive experience, your clients will have the chance to relax in the comfort of a bygone era at the newly refurbished Grand Canyon Railway Hotel, located in Williams and just a block off the historic Route 66. Your clients will see what comfort and leisure are like before and after their Grand Canyon adventure.

Historic Train Travel

Entertainment On and Off Train

6 Classes of Service

Packages Including Lodging Inside the Park and at Grand Canyon Railway Hotel

Private Charters Available

Ways to Maximize Commission with Grand Canyon Railway & Hotel

Educational materials and webinars.
Access to approved images, logos, and videos.
Experienced regional sales managers to help you out.
Turnkey packages, some include an overnight at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
6 classes of service offer your clients options.
The most highly-rated Xanterra Travel Collection product from a guest satisfaction perspective.

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Everything your clients need for an active vacation

Do you have clients who want to stay active while traveling past gently rolling hillsides, through quaint towns, and dipping their toes in the refreshing waters along the shore? VBT Bicycling Vacations offers biking tours in a range of activity levels. Your clients pick their comfort level, and if they want a guided, guided bike and boat, or self-guided tour.

The best part? All your client has to do is show up at the airport—we handle the rest from there! From tour consultants who help you find the perfect vacation to expert local leaders who show your clients the best place for gelato, we take care of all the little details that make your client’s trip memorable. We even book their flights, arrange all their transfers and accommodations, and transport their bags between hotels. Our tours bring your clients on immersive journeys that will have them coming back to you, ready to plan the next adventure.

For your clients who like to seek out spontaneity, a self-guided tour means they can follow their own schedule, starting and stopping whenever they want. Your clients will embrace their independence on a biking vacation with no guides, while still relaxing fully, knowing every detail is taken care of.

Biking Tours for Any Comfort Level

Guided & Self-Guided Tours

Local Expert Guides

Exceptional Value

E-bikes Available on Most Tours

Ways to Maximize Commission
with VBT Bicycling Vacations

10% commission of the base land tour price with an opportunity to earn more.
In 2019, the average commission paid $648 per booking.
In lieu of commissions, receive 25% off the tour-only price and 20% off for a companion.
We offer cash bonus potential on travel advisor groups with our group-travel bonus.
Take advantage of a dedicated group specialist for group travel.
Our guides are always local.
Price-points are much more attractive than other similar options.

For Travel Advisor Registrations email: [email protected]

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Active, Authentic, and Immersive Walking Adventures

Your active clients will visit places they’d never discover on their own with Country Walkers. These tours let your client live like a local while making authentic connections with people in the most memorable destinations in the world. Country Walkers provides captivating adventures, led by local guides with insider knowledge. Local representatives are available 24/7, many meals are included, and your client has access to detailed maps and route notes. No matter how easy or challenging a walk or hike your client wants, there’s a Country Walkers tour they’ll enjoy.

Whether your clients are independent and spontaneous or love the camaraderie of a group adventure, we have the perfect travel option for them. Traveling on foot with local guides frees your clients to experience life in new and delightful ways. Let our insider expertise broaden their horizons on a guided tour. If they’d prefer to linger in the piazza or stretch their legs on an after-dinner stroll, our Self-Guided Walking Adventures let them enjoy their vacation their way.

Over 40 Years of Experience

Guided and Self-Guided Tours

Local Expert Guides

Sustainable Travel

Ways to Maximize Commission
with Country Walkers

10% commission of the base land tour price with an opportunity to earn more.
In 2019, the average commission paid $648 per booking.
In lieu of commissions, receive 25% off the tour-only price and 20% off for a companion.
We offer cash bonus potential on travel advisor groups with our group-travel bonus.
A dedicated group specialist for group travel.
Our guides are always local.

For Travel Advisor Registrations email: [email protected]

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Getaways that Have it All

Show your clients what it’s like to go on an enriching travel experience where all the details are handled so they can enjoy a carefree vacation. Operating guided tours since 1973, Holiday Vacations offers incomparable value with comprehensive tour prices including roundtrip airfare, exceptional accommodations, premier attractions, and many excellent meals. Our built in protections like a low-risk and fully- refundable $200 deposit, guaranteed prices, and no hidden costs, offer your clients peace of mind knowing their travel investment is protected. As a nationwide provider of air, rail, motorcoach, and cruise-guided vacations to over 65 destinations worldwide, you’ll discover unforgettable itineraries that meet the desires of every client.

Airfare Included

Refundable $200 Deposit

Guaranteed Prices

Professional Tour Directors

Turn-Key Product

Nearly 50 Years of Experience

Ways to Maximize Commission
with Holiday Vacations

Full 10% commission on all components of the tour package.
15% of the cost of a tour for yourself and a travel companion in lieu of commissions.
Group benefits include hometown pickup, excellent savings, services of a group specialist, and professional communications support when you book a pre-formed group of 10 or more.

For Travel Advisor Registrations email: [email protected]

North America’s Only True Desert Oasis

The Oasis at Death Valley is ready for clients who want to experience one of the most Beautiful Places on Earth, relaxing at a resort surrounded by the desert of Death Valley National Park in California.

Find two hotels at this lush oasis. The historic Inn at Death Valley is completely revitalized after a $100 million renaissance, bringing even more luxury to the AAA Four Diamond hotel that makes for a great location for romantic getaways. Originally built in 1927, the renovation preserved the historic elements of the 1920s that guests have loved for decades.

Clients will escape and reclaim their senses at the spring-fed pool, always an inviting 87 degrees. For great California desert resort golf, play The Furnace Creek Golf Course at Death Valley, home of the world’s lowest-elevation golf course with majestic mountains as a backdrop. For clients with families, The Ranch at Death Valley is the perfect home base for exploring the sites of the park.

Two Distinct Hotel Experiences

Family-Friendly Accommodations

22 New Casitas

Spring-Fed Pools

World’s Lowest-Elevation Golf Course

Largest National Park in the Contiguous United States

Bad Water Basin, the Second-Lowest Point in the Western Hemisphere

Original Star Wars Filmed Here

Ways to Maximize Commission
with Oasis at Death Valley

Earn commissions and book with confidence at a resort with a storied past in the heart of Death Valley National Park. Surrounded by natural beauty, next to a challenging and one-of-a-kind golf course, and a National Park full of fun activities, you can create the perfect travel experience that surpasses your client’s needs. Our experienced staff is happy to provide you all the support and tools you need.

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