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TORONTO — The Black Friday promotions keep rolling in and the best ones, like Bahia Principe’s 2X Bahia Principe Rewards points incentive, offer something for agents too.
Here’s today’s roundup…
Agents can help their clients save up to 20% on nearly all Collette tours. Bookings must be made Nov. 27 – Dec. 3, 2019 for departures Jan. 1 – April 30, 2020. Payment for booking must be made in full by Dec. 31, 2019. “We want guests to have the chance to experience our exciting tours, including some of our newest products for 2020,” says Collette President Jaclyn-Leibl Cote. Clients can save 20% on Australia & New Zealand, 15% on Europe, including Oberammergau Passion Play, Africa, Asia, South America, Central America, and 10% on USA and Canada. The offer is not valid on Antarctica, British Landscapes, Alaska Discovery, Colors of New England, Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, Maritimes Coastal Wonders, or Croatia & Its Islands. The offer is also not valid on group or existing bookings, or combinable with any other offer, excluding member benefits. Other restrictions may apply. Agents are advised to use offer code BLACKFR19.
Club Med’s Black Friday sale is available for the next week. From now until Dec. 3, travellers can take advantage of a buy one night, get one night free deal for select premium Club Med destinations. The savings apply to travel dates Nov. 27, 2019 – June 20, 2020, with some blackout dates. Michès Playa Esmeralda, Columbus Isle, Punta Cana, Cancun Yucatan, Ixtapa Pacific, Sandpiper Bay and Turkoise are all taking part.
Sunwing has added more vacation packages to its Early Orange Friday Sale at up to 35% off. Top-rated resorts across the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America are taking part in the promotion, including the Royalton Punta Cana Resort & Casino, Barcelo Maya Riviera and Melia Marina Varadero. See sunwing.ca.
BAHIA PRINCIPE HOTELS & RESORTS
Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts’ Black Friday deals is good for stays booked Nov. 25 – Dec. 1, for travel through Oct. 31, 2020. Plus, agents who belong to the Bahia Principe Rewards program will get 2X points on all bookings. Agents can join the program at bahia-principe.com/b2b.
Intrepid Travel’s Cyber Sale takes 20% off all 2020 departures booked Nov. 25 – Dec. 5, 2019. Terms and conditions apply, and the discount is automatically applied to applicable trips. Sample itineraries include popular tours such as the Armenia & Georgia Real Food Adventure, Galapagos Family Holiday, Indonesian Island Cruise, Cycle Japan, Trek Ethiopia: The Simien Mountains and more. More details are at intrepidtravel.com/cyber-sale. Meanwhile Intrepid’s sister brand, Peregrine Adventures, is offering 15% off 2020 departures booked Nov. 25 – Dec. 5, 2019. See peregrineadventures.com/cyber-sale.
Emerald Waterways is offering a two-week Black Friday sale on 2020 European sailings and 2020-2021 Southeast Asia sailings. Travellers who book a select 2020 European river cruise or a 2020-2021 Southeast Asia river cruise Nov. 18 – Dec. 2 will receive free roundtrip airfare. Full details and a list of applicable itineraries are available at emeraldwaterways.ca/blackfriday.
For the Nov. 26, 2019 roundup of Black Friday deals, click here.