The co-op supports the display of content including images of the Explora Journeys fleet, suites and deck plans and provides the ability for agents to sell pre- and post-guest experiences in the same booking with a passenger name record (PNR) on the Amadeus. Cruise portal.
Improve the booking experience
Noticed Chris Austin, Director of Sales, Explora Journeys, ‘Amadeus is one of the leading distribution companies in the global travel industry and will provide our travel partners with real-time access to inventory, rates and our rich Explora Journeys content to enhance further booking experience for our growing community of travel advisors.
Austin went on to say the cruise line is “firmly on track” for the first of its six luxury ships, Explora I – to make its maiden voyage in May 2023 “and, when demand for luxury ocean tourism has returned to pre-pandemic levels.’
Real-time cruise content and offers
Robert Buckman, North America Head, Travel Vendors, Amadeus, added: “By forging our partnership with Explora Journeys, we are strengthening our market for helping travel advisors connect their customers to real-time cruise content and offers. With Amadeus Cruise Portal, travel advisors have access to Explora Journey content, can inspire their travelers with rich multimedia, and easily finalize a reservation thanks to a single connection.’