Launches exclusive ‘Fly-Cruise’ vacations onboard Royal Caribbean International Cruise Ship, Mariner of the Seas® - The largest cruise ship to be based in Asia this year
New Delhi, 27th May, 2013: TIRUN Travel Marketing, India Representative of Royal Caribbean International recently collaborated with JetEscapes, the holidays brand from Jet Airways, India's premier international airline to launch ‘Fly-Cruise’ vacations. These exclusive vacations will offer JetEscapes guests from India, exciting vacation options on the largest cruise ship to be based in Asia this year - Mariner of the Seas.
This ‘Fly-Cruise’ vacation is a comprehensive and valuable offer for Indian travellers as it combines the most attractive airfares from Jet Airways with Royal Caribbean International’s cruises, which sail out of Singapore.
Packages are valid for sailings from Singapore on June 01, and June 04, 2013, which include a 3-Night cruise priced upwards of INR 85,135 and a 4-Night package with prices starting from Rs.94, 290 respectively.
These packages include accommodation in scenic balcony cabins aboard Mariner of the Seas with its itineraries calling on ports such as Kuala Lumpur and Langkawi in Malaysia, as well as an overnight stay in Singapore, and return air travel in Economy class to/from Singapore. Besides offering other value adds, these holiday packages from JetEscapes offer guests an affordable and perfect summer getaway, when booked on a world class cruise line - Royal Caribbean International.
Mariner of the Seas will leave guests spoilt for choicewith 15 decks replete with activities, including many first-at-sea innovations. Luxurious staterooms, entertainment and multi cuisine dining options at 8 world class dining venues, an ice skating rink, a full size sports court, 3 swimming pools and 6 whirlpools, a rock-climbing wall, a mini-golf course, an inline skating track, multiple entertainment options including complimentary ice shows and theatre performances, Casino Royale®, VitalitySM Spa, Adventure Ocean® Youth Program, DreamWorks® experience and much more - a cruise aboard Mariner of the Seaswill prove to be a once in a lifetime experience.
Commenting on the partnership, Ratna Chadha, Chief Executive, TIRUN Travel Marketing, India Representative of Royal Caribbean International said, “This collaboration between Jet Airways and TIRUN Travel Marketing will allow guests a convenient and valuable option to book their cruise and air travel. With the growing popularity of cruise vacations amongst Indian travellers, this initiative offers an ideal getaway option from Singapore aboard the largest ship to be based in Asia, which is truly designed to ‘WOW’ guests with its onboard amenities, innovative features and world-class service.”
Sudheer Raghavan, Chief Commercial Officer, Jet Airways, said, “This partnership further provides considerable synergies for both Jet Airways’ and TIRUN Travel Marketing in the corporate and leisure markets, both ensuring a seamless experience for guests travelling between India and Singapore, serviced by two of the travel industry’s most recognized brands – Jet Airways (JetEscapes) and Royal Caribbean International. We are confident that this initiative will prove to be extremely popular with our guests who can expect truly memorable holiday experiences.”
These package can be booked at JetEscapes Service Centre 1800 209 6101 (toll-free), +91 22 424 95 999, our ticketing offices or any IATA approved travel agent in India. Guests can seek more details by writing at email@example.com or on jetairways.com. All rates are per person on twin sharing basis, subject to availability and as applicable at the time of booking.
About Royal Caribbean International
Royal Caribbean International is an award-winning global cruise brand with a 40-year legacy of innovation and introducing industry firsts never-before-seen at sea. The cruise line features an expansive and unmatched array of features and amenities only found on Royal Caribbean including, jaw-dropping, Broadway-style entertainment and industry-acclaimed programming that appeals to families and adventurous vacationers alike. Owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE/OSE: RCL), the cruise line sails 21 of the world’s most innovative cruise ships to the most popular destinations in the Caribbean, Europe, Alaska, South America, Asia and Australia and New Zealand. World renowned for its friendly and engaging Gold Anchor Service, delivered by every staff and crew member, Royal Caribbean has been voted “Best Cruise Line Overall” for 10 consecutive years in the Travel Weekly Reader’s Choice Awards.
About TIRUN Travel Marketing
TIRUN Travel Marketing is the exclusive India Representative for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. with a portfolio of 3 of its cruise brands, including Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises. A leading travel marketing company, TIRUN Travel Marketing has been representing Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. in the country since 1993 and continues to successfully undertake exclusive marketing and sales for the various brands while also providing operational support pan-India. Headquartered in New Delhi, the company has proprietary offices in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Chennai as well as representative presence in Hyderabad and Kolkata.
Recognized as India's premier cruise counsellors, in 2013, TIRUN Travel Marketing celebrates 20 years of its partnership with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. in India.
About Jet Airways
Jet Airways currently operates a fleet of 115 aircraft, which include 10 Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft, 10 Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 4 Airbus A330-300 aircraft, 73 next generation Boeing 737-700/800/900 aircraft, 17 ATR 72-500 and 1 ATR 72-600 turboprop aircraft. With an average fleet age of 5.45 years, the airline has one of the youngest fleet of aircraft in the world. Flights to 72 destinations span the length and breadth of India and beyond, including Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Bangkok, Brussels, Colombo, Dammam, Dhaka, Doha, Dubai, Hong Kong, Jeddah, Kathmandu, Kuwait, London (Heathrow), Muscat, New York (Newark), Riyadh, Sharjah, Singapore and Toronto.
The JetKonnect service is a dedicated product designed to meet the needs of the low fare segment. JetKonnect will also offer guests a Premiere service on nearly all domestic routes. With its mixed fleet of Boeings and ATR aircraft with over 500 daily flights connecting 52 destinations across India, JetKonnect provides more flexibility and choice to its guests. JetKonnect’s convenient schedules, reliable service and low fares promise to bring greater value and a seamless flying experience to our customers.
TIRUN Travel Marketing partners with Jet Airways’ JetEscapes