Friday 21 June 2024

Officials at the agreement-signing

Explora Journeys, ITL sign new Middle East partnership

RIYADH, 25 days ago

A partnership signed in Saudi Arabia between Explora Journeys, the luxury lifestyle brand of the MSC Group, and ITL World, a top travel management company in the Middle East, promises to herald a new era of luxury ocean travel.

This collaboration aims to draw strength from Explora Journeys' sophisticated cruise offerings and ITL World's regional expertise, to provide travellers a cosmopolitan, European luxury experience at sea.

The cruise provides elegant suites with a private ocean-front terrace, nine inclusive culinary experiences, high-speed Wi-Fi via Starlink connectivity, vibrant entertainment and ocean-inspired wellness, a statement said.

With this partnership, ITL World will leverage its extensive network and expertise in travel management to introduce Explora Journeys' unique offerings to a broader audience in Saudi Arabia enhancing the luxury ocean travel options available to travellers.

Speaking on the backdrop of the Saudi Aramco Travel Show 2024, Angelo Capurro, Executive Director, Explora Journeys, said: "We are delighted to partner with ITL World, a company that shares our vision of providing truly transformative travel experiences. This collaboration will allow us to bring our unique journeys to a wider audience in the Middle East, offering them the chance to explore the world in unparalleled luxury."

Dr Siddeek Ahmed, Chairman & Managing, ITL World, said: “Our partnership with Explora Journeys underscores our commitment to offering the best in luxury travel to our guests in Saudi Arabia. We are excited to combine our local expertise with Explora Journeys' exceptional offerings to create unique and memorable travel experiences.”

With overnights and longer stays at destinations Explora Journeys provides guests with a chance to delve into local cultures and experiences, creating memories that last a lifetime. Journeys start at seven nights and can extend to 14 or 21 nights, all departing from easily accessible ports.

Explora I’s 461 ocean-front suites, penthouses, and residences boast European elegance and unrivalled space, ranging from 35 sqm (377 sqft) to 280 sqm (3,014 sqft). Suites feature spacious terraces, walk-in wardrobes, and heated bathroom floors, ensuring utmost comfort and privacy.

The outdoor areas on Explora Journeys' ships are equally impressive, with expansive decks offering over 6,200 sqm (66,736 sqft) of breathtaking sea views. Guests can bask in the sun or relax in four pools and whirlpools, immersing themselves in the Ocean State of Mind.

Designed by leading European architect studios and built by Fincantieri, the ships embody relaxed modern luxury with vibrant and cosmopolitan atmosphere. Yacht-inspired design elements and attention to detail elevate the onboard experience, setting Explora Journeys apart as a leader in luxury travel. – TradeArabia News Service



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