India’s largest travel firm, Thomas Cook India and its subsidiary, SOTC Travel, say they have expanded their partnership with Vistara to benefit customers with Club Vistara (CV) points on every Vistara Getaways purchased. According to a press statement, the member’s account will be rewarded with the CV points earned on land-only components such as accommodation, sightseeing, and transfers, 60 days after the trip. Then, members can use their CV points to upgrade their cabin class, choose
award travel on any Vistara or partner airline, or apply for partial payment on a Vistara ticket.
The statement adds that the Vistara Getaways product extends across over 150 domestic and international holidays and can be purchased across a convenient phygital, physical or digital network, the Vistara Getaways portal or through Thomas Cook & SOTC Travel’s call centres and extensive branches across the country. The statement adds that customers can choose from a variety of holidays that Thomas Cook and SOTC Travel have especially created for Vistara Getaways, including minivacations, family getaways, spiritual sojourns, wildlife safaris, wellness retreats, city breaks, honeymoon specials, and romantic getaways.
The agencies say that the customers have a choice of ready-to-book vacations, add-on experiences, or co-curating bespoke itineraries with Thomas Cook and SOTC Travel’s vacation specialists, depending on their own preferences.
The statement added that Vistara Getaways range of favourite international destinations include Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Oman, Thailand, Singapore, Mauritius as well as Sri Lanka and Nepal in the Indian
subcontinent. The packages also offer several domestic tourism and spiritual circuits for the customers, the agencies say.
“At Thomas Cook and SOTC Travel, we value strong alliances that ensure an exceptional customer experience. We are hence delighted to expand our exclusive partnership with Vistara Getaways for their Club Vistara program. Club Vistara members can now earn CV Points on every purchase of Vistara Getaways holidays via the portal or Thomas Cook & SOTC Travel’s exclusive call centres and extensive retail outlets – across India. This strategic partnership leverages on the strengths of the three brands, to benefit our customers with attractive CV Points in addition to truly memorable holiday experiences,” says Mahesh Iyer, Executive Director & CEO, Thomas Cook India.
Vistara Getaways, powered by a cutting-edge technology platform designed and built by Thomas Cook and SOTC Travel, presents customers with dynamic inventory and ready-to-book holidays. Each Vistara Getaways comes with Vistara flights, transfers, value to premium hotel stays, sightseeing and experiences, visas and a dedicated concierge service.