National Geographic Expeditions launches in India
MUMBAI: National Geographic Expeditions has launched in India with an eye on catering to Indian travellers who are looking for rich travel experiences in a burgeoning luxury travel industry.
Urging people to gather authentic experiences and explore the unknown, National Geographic Expeditions will help Indian travellers gain access to people and places, get enriched by the knowledge of National Geographic experts and guides.
Furthermore, when consumers travel with National Geographic Expeditions they give back since proceeds from National Geographic Expeditions’ travel programmes support the National Geographic Society’s efforts to increase global understanding through exploration, education and scientific research.
National Geographic Partners chairman Gary Knell announced the launch of National Geographic Expeditions and unveiled the India specific website natgeoexpeditions.in.
Experiences offered include observing lions on the prowl in the Serengeti with a wildlife biologist, examining ancient ruins in Peru with an archaeologist, or shooting images in Italy alongside a National Geographic photographer. From photography to history to marine biology, our National Geographic experts offer enriching expedition experiences through fascinating presentations and informal discussions.
The customised trips have been offered globally and will now be available to discerning Indian travellers in local currency with completely localized fulfilment and servicing for the travel bookings.
The aim is to create authentic and memorable experiences, the National Geographic Expeditions trips are designed to reflect travellers’ broad spectrum of interests and enable experiential travel.
National Geographic Expeditions was founded to support the National Geographic Society’s 131-year mission to inspire people to care about the planet by providing meaningful opportunities to explore it. Each expedition invite travellers to explore and encounter the wonders of the world up close, in depth, right at the source, and be transformed by the experience.
Commenting on the National Geographic Expeditions launch in India National Geographic, Partners chairman Gary Knell said, “National Geographic Expeditions span the globe on all seven continents and are designed to reflect our travellers’ broad spectrum of interests. We are delighted to bring National Geographic Expeditions to free-spirited Indian travellers and are looking forward to providing them authentic travel experiences. The itineraries designed under the program will help travellers immerse themselves in the heart of the places and cultures they visit.
“Moreover, our Expeditions will be accompanied by a National Geographic expert- including photographers, explorers and writers- for an unrivalled travel experience. We are hopeful that with this proposition, we will be able to cater to people who believe in not just visiting a destination but truly exploring.”