New Delhi, May 11, 2016: Tirun, the exclusive India Representative of Royal Caribbean Cruises, is enhancing its cruise offerings for Indian travellers with Voyager of the Seas sailing from Singapore. The deployment is in synchrony with the summer vacations. Tirun has signed a marketing partnership with the Singapore Tourism Board as the first recipient of the enhanced Cruise Development Fund that supports travel partners for cruise charters from Singapore. The association allows Tirun to reach out to a larger consumer base looking to experience cruising in Southeast Asia.
The itineraries onboard the cruise ship have been specially curated keeping Indian families in mind and range from three-night to eight-night sailings. Guests can cruise from Singapore to destinations such as Kuala Lumpur, Phuket, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Nha Trang in Vietnam, and more. They can enjoy features onboard the cruise ship like the 'Flow Rider' surf simulator, the onboard ice skating, rock climbing and other such activities. Ratna Chadha, chief executive, Tirun, said, "The semi-charter of the Voyager of the Seas is an endeavor on our part to offer Indian cruisers an opportunity to embark on a cruise with extreme facility. Sailing from Singapore is not only easy; it's also the most cost-effective alternative. The itineraries onboard the cruise ship have been designed to give cruisers a glimpse into the diversity and splendour of South East Asian culture while also offering them the added attraction of Indian food onboard. The sailing dates have also been strategically planned to coincide with summer vacations in India. It has been a fruitful collaboration with Singapore Tourism Board, through which, we have managed to enhance our reach and capture a larger market in the Indian traveller segment." The ship features 15 decks, 13 bars and lounges, eight multi-cuisine restaurants, five entertainment options and over 10 pools and whirlpools.
TIRUN Travel Marketing is the exclusive India Representative for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. with a portfolio of 3 of its cruise brands including Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises. A leading travel marketing company, TIRUN along with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. pioneered the concept of cruising in India in 1993 and continues to successfully undertake exclusive marketing and sales for the various brands while also providing operational support pan-India. Headquartered in New Delhi, the company has their presence in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune and Kochi as well as representative presence in Kolkata.