Agents, you can now secure a spot on select departures with International Expeditions and Zegrahm Expeditions, which have both expanded their group program for travel professionals. The expanded program will allow for advisors to earn a free spot when booking at least four guests on select departures. In addition, agents can also earn gift cards for themselves, and special fare savings for their clients. And, if the agent does not want the travel spot, they can forgo traveling as the tour conductor and instead receive $2,500 bonus common on Zegrahm departures.
A few itineraries quality for a free travel spot. For instance, on International Expeditions’ 10-day Amazon cruises aboard the Zafiro riverboat takes guests into the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve to discover wildlife, hike rainforest trails, and fish for piranha.Travel advisors earn a $100 gift card for every traveler booked, plus a free place after selling four cabins on the March 15, March 29, April 5, May 3, May 17, or May 24, 2019 sailings. Rates start at $5,698 pp.
On Zegrahm’s 15-day Underwater Wonders of Western Australia sailing, travel advisors who book four guests get to join the trip for free. This itinerary, sailing aboard the 65-passenger Coral Discoverer, travels to remote islands and reefs where guests can snorkel or dive almost daily. Travelers will explore Ningaloo Reef, the seasonal feeding ground of whale sharks, dolphins, dugongs, manta rays, humpback and whales; plus search remote islands for birds and visit Little Turtle island, a nesting spot for fallback turtles. Rates for the May 13, 2019 sailing start at $14,580 pp.
And, for those advisors who book six guests on Zegrahm’s 17-day Path of the Vikings expedition earn a free trip. On this itinerary, aboard the 160-passenger luxury yacht Le Champlain, travelers take excursions in Iceland, Greenland, Newfoundland, Saint Lawrence, and Quebec. They’ll also teach for the beluga whales in Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park, hike through Gros Mome National Park, and discover the eroded sea stacks, arches, and lifts on the Mingan Archipelago. They’ll also attend a cultural performance at Tasiliaq and meet with locals. Rates for the Aug. 27, 2019 sailing start at $14,980 pp.
Other itineraries eligible for the group travel program incentive include International Expeditions’ Galapagos Islands cruises and Zegrahm’s Treasures of Japan with South Korea, the Iberian Peninsula, and the Best of the Baltic itineraries.
For more information on this program, e-mail outside sales manager Ashley Kessler at email@example.com.