Everybody loves travelling.
Even you might be planning for your next trip. But planning a trip can be a challenging task at times.
So in such situations, you can make use of travel companies to ease your task.
India ranks amongst the top tourist destinations in the world.
Diverse culture, innumerable tourist attractions, excellent connectivity to each continent and developed tourism infrastructure draws millions of domestic and foreign tourists to explore the country.
In India, the industry plays a vital role in economic and social aspects, generating US$247.3 bn in the year 2018, growing by 6.7% and offered 9.2% to the country’s economy. It has earned foreign exchange to the number of US$28.9 bn, accounting for 5.4% of total national exports.
Top 10 Travel Companies in India
1] SOTC Travel Ltd.
Founded in the year 1949 and is maintained by Thomas Cook Limited (TCIL).
SOTC India is one of the best travel and tourism company operating across various travel segments, including leisure travel, business travel and incentive travel.
Its wide array of holiday services is taking holidaying to a new level. SOTC aims to make holidays a priority for everyone. Through investments and with a solid online presence, the company serves its customers.
MakeMyTrip is a guide in India’s online travel industry. Established in 2000 by Deep Kalra, MakeMyTrip came to life to grant the Indian traveller instant bookings and a wide range of choices.
MakeMyTrip grants airline, railway and bus tickets for destinations.
You can book a holiday package within India or abroad online at pretty economical rates using MakeMyTrip Coupons.
Unique services like meet-and-assist on arrival, airport-hotel transfers and sightseeing trips are possible through MakeMyTrip.
Thomas Cook (India) Ltd was established in 1881. Thomas Cook has an interesting history.
It is a leading multicultural travel and travel‑related services company with operations in almost 29 countries across five continents through its Indian and global subsidiaries and critical investments. It is headquartered in India, with travel financial services companies in the Asia Pacific region.
It offers quality family holidays principally through vacation ownership memberships and brings values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction to the industry.
It is also part of the USD 20.7 billion multinational Mahindra Group. Originating in 1996, the company’s flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra Holidays’ today has a customer base of more than 220,000 members and 61+ resorts at India’s most exotic locations abroad.
Expedia is one of the quickest growing online travel portals in Asia. It extends travellers a vast selection of hotels, activities, and travel services to meet every kind’s budget and activities at competitive rates.
With so many hotel partners worldwide and a broad offering of flight inventory made possible on the website, travellers can book whatever they need for a holiday.
6] Goa Tourism
In 2016 many foreign tourists arrived in Goa on chartered flights, road and rail.
From 2016 to 2017, several foreign tourists arrived in Goa.
The number of residential tourists who arrived in Goa during this time is calculated between two and three million.
Goa Tourism is an independent body that runs under the state government.
Goa Tourism handles most inbound tourists by offering hotel accommodation and other properties in the state.
The department also has sightseeing trips and provides various travel-related services to domestic and foreign travellers.
Kerala Tourism is also an independent department that works under the Kerala state government.
It now plays a crucial role in drawing tourists not only to Kerala but to the entire country.
Kerala Tourism offers services such as arranging visa-on-arrival for foreign tourists of diverse nationalities who wish to experience the state.
Kerala Tourism has coupled up with private operators to provide the best holiday packages.
It supports India’s medical tourism by highlighting the advantages of Ayurveda and the state-of-the-art healthcare facilities.
It is a division of India’s Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG).
ITH is also the primary listed travel company in India.
It provides the full range of travel services and has offices in seventeen cities.
ITH services cover corporate travel, car rental, air ticketing, destination management services, MICE, leisure holidays, hotel travel counters and foreign exchange.
ITH is also a GlobalStar Travel Management partner, a worldwide travel management company controlled and managed by local entrepreneurs.
IRCTC ranks as one of India’s top travel company and the best travel website in India.
It is a subsidiary of the Indian Railways- the world’s fourth-largest railway system.
IRCTC also ranks as the eighth leading employer in the world.
IRCTC distributes nearly two million passenger tickets every day through its web portal and railway counters.
You can book hotel accommodation, air tickets and even sightseeing tours within the IRCTC portal.
It has its package tours for Indian and foreign destinations.
IRCTC proposes something special: holidays on unique trains such as Maharajas Express and others that allow tourists to experience the luxury of yesteryears’ royals.
Yatra is yet another top travel company that has a meaningful presence online.
The company insists that more than four million foreign and domestic travellers have availed of their services since its foundation in the year 2006.
Yatra also has a mobile app that allows people to book any travel-related service while on the move and at short notice.
India’s travel sector is set to rise as newer candidates expected to join the fray in the upcoming years.
The Indian government is eying public-private partnerships to assist local and foreign travel companies in attracting more tourists to this land.