Posts Tagged ‘online travel’, Online Booking Engine for Tours, Activities Offers 10% Friends & Family Discount

December 23, 2014

These days, gift giving is top of mind and that’s no exception for the team at Viator – the leading resource for researching and booking tours and activities worldwide. Viator’s Friends & Family discount has been extended to frequent customers and newcomers alike. Until December 31, travelers can receive 10% off all bookings (excluding Disney theme parks and attractions) made on, the Viator Tours & Activities App (iOS and Android) and Viator’s mobile site. And it’s super simple – just enter promo code “2015” at checkout to receive the discount.

The 10% discount can also be applied to Viator Gift Certificates as well. Available in multiple denominations and good toward the purchase of any experience on the Viator site, these last-minute, sure-to-please gifts come with free, instant worldwide deliver (great for procrastinators) and are much easier to wrap than the experiences they’ll deliver, such as insider tours of popular destinations like Rome, Paris, London, NY and San Francisco; special access to iconic attractions like the Vatican, Louvre, Empire State Building and Sydney Opera House; active experiences like surfing lessons, bike tours, hiking, kayaking, river rafting, helicopter and seaplane flights; culinary and wine experiences like Cajun and Tuscan cooking classes, Tapas Walking tours, craft beer tours and vineyard tours and tastings; and thousands of other experiences in more than 1,500 destinations.

For over 15 years, Viator has curated one of the largest and most diverse selection of worldwide tours and activities—from traditional sightseeing tours to unique once-in-a-lifetime experiences—all provided by local tour operators that are pre-screened for quality, value and service. Activities are supported by more than 600,000 verified reviews, photos and videos posted by travelers like you, all backed by a low-price guarantee.

Viator, Inc. sells tours and activities through the award-winning website, ten local-language sites serving North and South American, European and Japanese markets, five fully optimized mobile sites and more than 3,000 affiliate sites that include major hotel chains and airlines, online travel agencies, city-specific sites and more. For travelers on the go—the Viator Tours & Activities App for iPhone, iPad, iPod and Android provides quick and easy hand-held access to the most memorable travel experiences, bookable up to the last minute, even in-destination!

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CellarPass Offers New Online Search for Tasting Room, Food and Wine Events, Reservation and Ticketing Service

June 19, 2014

You know “you have arrived” when you show up at a trendy winery or artisanal distillery tasting room and your name is listed on the plaque out front.

That’s the “cherry on top” of a great vacation, and it’s one of the fringe benefits of an innovative web-and app-based service called CellarPass, the first online tasting room and food and wine events search, reservation and ticketing service.

Visitors need never again be turned away or forced to wait to taste at the most in-demand wineries, breweries and distilleries. The CellarPass service allows users to book their own experiences when it suits them, right from a computer, tablet or Smartphone in advance or even on-the-go. CellarPass member destinations greet their reservation guests in their own special way, too: some offer a special bottling with a tasting flight, add chocolates to a tasting, or announce their visit on a plaque out front. CellarPass gives visitors an instant “in,” and they love it.

The best part – the service is free to travelers.

How CellarPass works: With just a few simple clicks or swipes of a finger, wine, beer and spirits lovers can search the venues they want to visit, consult actual visitor reviews, reserve tasting and tour times, map locations, and even navigate directly to the destination with turn-by-turn directions delivered right to their devices. More of a last minute planner? With CellarPass’ “Nearby” function, iPhone and iPad users can view offerings within a specified distance from their exact location and book on the go.

With the recent launch of CellarPass’ ticket service, users also have access to a menu of special tastings, pairing dinners and other exclusive wine country events – all in one place.

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