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Contiki launches new Wales retreat

Contiki launches new Wales retreat

27 August 2020 Tourism News

A guided constellation walk, free flow yoga, paddle boarding, foraging, crafting and campfire cooking are all highlights of the new Wild Wellness Retreat Wales trip from youth travel expert Contiki.

James Marchant, chief executive, Contiki

James Marchant, chief executive, Contiki

9 November 2018 Videos

Stepping into the role of chief executive with youth-focused travel brand Contiki, James Marchant here tells Breaking Travel News about his ambitions for the top job. Speaking at World Travel Market in London he also tells us about the changing outbound markets sought by British travellers.

Contiki launches Independent Insider travel options

Contiki launches Independent Insider travel options

9 November 2017 Organisations & Operators

Alongside the launch of its Europe Summer 2018/19 programme, Contiki has introduced a new travel style: Independent Insider. Combining the benefits of a Contiki experience, itineraries have reimagined group travel and allow travellers to pick their start and end cities and customise a trip that suits them best.

Contiki sees sales surge following Brexit decision

Contiki sees sales surge following Brexit decision

According to 2016 sales data, youth travel expert Contiki has seen a 22 per cent spike in Europe trip bookings since the UK’s decision to leave the EU in June. The date suggest the group travel model is a popular choice for young travellers in the current environment, and that millennials are keen to make the most of Britain’s current EU status before Brexit plans take effect.

Contiki launches 2017-18 Latin America programme

Contiki launches 2017-18 Latin America programme

Visiting eight Latin countries, via 27 incredible trips and four different travel styles, Contiki’s 2017/18 Latin America programme has something for every millennial traveller. The travel expert for 18-35s has launched five all-new Latin itineraries departing in 2017 and 2018. The new programme features two new Costa Rica trips which can be linked to create an epic 15-day adventure, a dedicated exploration of Ecuador and two multi-country adventures ticking off bucket list destinations like the Galapagos Islands, the Amazon and Machu Picchu.