Volunteer Travel for travel companies

Travel is moving online, more and more, posing a challenge for travel companies to distinguish their offers from those of competitors. Competitors based anywhere in the world, can offer better prices, more service and a diversity of offers.

Volunteer travel offers an easy and impactful solution to travel companies that are seeking to grow their business and through some simple ways:

  • Differentiate your offers from those of competitors.
  • Reduce base costs of trips.
  • Appeal to more affluent customers – offering higher margins.
  • Be in tune with the times of global consciousness.
  • Grow your business.

There are however challenges that travel companies face when introducing volunteer travel offers in their portfolios:

  • Lack of knowledge how volunteer travel operates and how to promote it.
  • Not having reliable suppliers of the product.
  • Not knowing where to start.
  • Lack of market intelligence to benefit from this form of travel.

International Volunteer Travel Association (IVTA) offers a whole range of enabling tools and resources to travel agents and tour operators to :

  • Learn practical, step by step best practices to include volunteer travel in their offers.
  • Have IT systems for easy administration.
  • Training material for their marketing and sales staff.
  • Access to great projects and suppliers all over the world.

Associate with IVTA to grow your business, make your customers happy and have a greater impact on the world.

Jaipur, India