Top holiday package companies in India

Travel and tourism is a flourishing industry in India today. Tourism in the country accounts for around 7.5 percent of the GDP. The sector is the third largest foreign exchange earner for India. The direct contribution of tourism and hospitality to the country in 2016 was around US$47 billion. The contribution is expected to grow at 7.2 percent every year from 2015-2025. The total contribution of the sector to the country’s GDP is expected to increase by 4.97 percent every year to around US$280.5 billion by the year 2025.

With more and more people travelling locally and internationally and for both business and leisure, the sector is growing at a rapid pace. A significant percentage of the travelers depend on travel companies for all the bookings during their trips. It can be quite a hassle to search for and do the flight, hotel, cab bookings on one’s own. This is where travel companies are helpful.

There are quite a few reputed and trustworthy travel companies in India that have earned a name for their excellent services. These companies have offices across all major cities and towns of the country and also provide online booking facilities. They have been around for several years and thousands of travelers have benefitted from their attractive packages and impeccable services. Here are some of the best-known ones.

Please let us know in the comment section below if you know of any other reputed brand that offers great services and is not listed here.

  1. Cox and Kings

 

Parent Company: Cox & Kings Ltd.

Head office Location: Mumbai

Product Categories: Holiday, Flights, Hotels, Cars, Business

Store locations: Across India

Urrshila Kerkar, founder of Cox & Kings has picked up 51 per cent stake in We Are Holidays (WAH), a Gurgaon based start-up.

Website: http://www.coxandkings.com/

 

  1. Thomas Cook

 

Parent Company: Fairbridge Capital (Mauritius) Limited

Head office Location: Mumbai

Product Categories: Holidays, Hotels, Flights, Gift Cards

Store locations: Across India

 

Website: http://www.thomascook.in/

 

  1. SOTC

 

Parent Company: SOTC Travel Services Pvt Ltd

Head office Location: Mumbai

Product Categories: Holidays of India, International Holidays, Flights, Hotels

Store locations: Across India

 

Website: https://www.sotc.in/

 

  1. Kesari Tours

 

Parent Company: Kesari Tours Pvt Ltd.

Head office Location: Mumbai

Product Categories: Group tours, Speciality tours, Economy tours, Tailormade holidays, Corporate travel, Cruises

Store locations: Across India

 

Website: https://www.kesari.in/

 

  1. Club Mahindra Holidays

 

Parent Company: Mahindra Group

Head office Location: Chennai

Product Categories: Activities, Holiday Type, Terrain, Resorts, Destinations

Store locations: Across India

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd sold one tenth of its share in Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd for Rs 274.3 crore

Website: http://www.clubmahindra.com/

 

  1. Expedia

 

Parent Company: Expedia Inc.

Head office Location: Gurgaon

Product Categories: Hotels, Flights, Car Rental, Holiday Activities

Store locations: Across India

 

Website: https://www.expedia.co.in/

 

  1. Yatra

 

Parent Company: Yatra Online Private Ltd.

Head office Location: Gurgaon

Product Categories: Flights, Hotels, Homestays, Holidays, Activities, Buses, Trains

Store locations: Across India

 

Website: https://www.yatra.com/

 

  1. Goibibo

 

Parent Company: MakeMyTrip Limited

Head office Location: Gurgaon

Product Categories: Flights, Hotels, Certified Stays, Bus

Store locations: Across India

 

Website: https://www.goibibo.com/

 

  1. MakeMyTrip

 

Parent Company: MakeMyTrip India Pvt. Ltd.

Head office Location: Gurgaon

Product Categories: Flights, Hotels, Homestays, Holidays, Bus, Rail, Cabs, Gift Cards

Store locations: Across India

 

Website: https://www.makemytrip.com/

 

  1. Travelguru

 

Parent Company: Yatra Online Pvt. Ltd

Head office Location: Mumbai

Product Categories: Hotels, Homestays, International Hotels, Domestic Packages, Weekend Breaks

Store locations: Across India

 

Website: https://www.travelguru.com/

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