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Week Deals - 22 February 2018
March 22, 2018

Week Deals - 22 February 2018

NATAS Travel 2018

Scoot and Destination NSW

Scoot and Destination NSW

Dolphin- and whale-watching cruises, and quad biking and sandboarding are some of the unique activities you can do in New South Wales’ magnificent outdoors.

From May 25 to June 16, check out Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas, for light installations, music performances and creative workshops.

There’s no better time to visit as Destination NSW is offering buy-one-get-one free and other deals. Book these packages with selected travel agents at the exhibition.

Enjoy 20 per cent off selected fares when you use the code “SCOOT20”.

Book your flight from now till March 26 to travel by Aug 30. Visit flyscoot.com/Sydney for details.

Singapore Airlines and SilkAir

Singapore Airlines and SilkAir

Book a trip before April 15 on Singapore Airlines or SilkAir to enjoy exclusive deals to more than 90 destinations worldwide from $138.

Enjoy Singapore Airlines’ award winning inflight service and KrisWorld personal inflight entertainment system. Download the SilkAir Studio app to stream its multimedia content directly to your personal device.

Earn KrisFlyer miles and enjoy perks when you book online or through appointed travel agents.

Visit singaporeair.com/getaway for details on travel rewards, or any Singapore Airlines or SilkAir appointed travel agencies at the fair for exclusive giveaways.

Thai Airways Booth: 4H40

Thai Airways Booth: 4H40

You can now fly four times a week to Vienna, Austria, via Bangkok from Singapore.

The airline operates 32 flights weekly to and from Bangkok, and to more than 70 cities such as Delhi, Seoul, Sapporo and London.

With accolades such as “World’s Best Economy Class” and “Best Economy Class Onboard Catering” under its belt, you can expect topnotch service, inflight entertainment and cuisine on board.

From now till March 31, book for travel by June 30. Visit thaiairways.com/promo for airfares. Pay with Mastercard to enjoy a 5 per cent discount.

Dream Cruises Booth: 4H58

Dream Cruises Booth: 4H58

Genting Dream, the largest and newest ship from the cruise operator, features the largest Asian spa at sea, a waterpark with six slides, various restaurant and bar concepts, and the first-ever Zouk club at sea.

Choose from 2-, 3- and 5N cruises to regional destinations in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Cambodia. Those on 3- and 5N cruises to regional destinations get to admire a fireworks display at sea.

For every first person that makes a booking, the second person sails for free and for every two people that book, the third and fourth people sail for free. Citibank cardholders get a free upgrade to a balcony cabin.

There is also a limited sale offer for departures next month when you make your booking during the fair.

For 2N Wednesday cruises and 3N Sunday cruises, the first 50 cabins will go at $88 and $128 per balcony cabin respectively.

CS Travel Booth: 4H59

CS Travel Booth: 4H59

Explore Japan’s northernmost island with the 8D Best of Hokkaido + Hakodate tour.

In Hakodate, experience a touch of the west at Goryokaku, Japan’s first western-style fort; the Trappistine Convent founded in 1898 by eight Catholic nuns, and the St Nikolai Church.

Hokkaido’s beautiful mountainous landscapes and abundant natural lakes are a big draw.

Highlights include the volcanic Lake Toya; Mount Showa; Biei, or the town of beautiful hills; Sounkyo Gorge; Mount Tento; Lake Mashu, one of the world’s clearest lakes; and active volcano Mount Io.

See the animals at Brown Bear Ranch and Noboribetsu Marine Park, and try local produce at the Furano Cheese Factory and Furano Winery.

End your trip in Sapporo — where you can visit Odori Park, the site of the annual Hokkaido Snow Festival, and do some shopping.

Princess Cruises Booth: 4H34

Princess Cruises Booth: 4H34

Book the 3N Malaysia cruise to Kuala Lumpur (Port Klang) by March 31 to enjoy fares from $299.

From now till July, take your pick of more than 20 voyages and 3- to 7N itineraries. Or sail in luxury from Taiwan to Japan on the cruise liner’s newest ship, the Majestic Princess.

The stylish 19-deck vessel boasts the largest duty-free shopping area for a cruise ship, as well as Michelin-starred dining and world class entertainment.

Leaving from Keelung in Taipei, the ship also stops at Okinawa, Ishigaki, Kagoshima and more.

Don’t miss promotional fares for Japan cruises, including a 5N Korea and Japan Getaway, and 8N Circle Hokkaido and 8N Circle Japan tours. Prices start at $633.

If you fancy venturing further away, opt for 12N British Isles and 11N Scandinavia and Russia cruises. Prices start at $2,632.

Royal Caribbean International Booth: 5H23

Royal Caribbean International Booth: 5H23

Launching next month is Symphony of the Seas, currently the world’s biggest cruise ship.

Its inaugural voyage is from Barcelona, Spain, to the Western Mediterranean on 5- and 7N itineraries.

Check out the ship’s 100 foot-high slide, nine-deck-high zip line and interactive aqua park.

During the winter in 2018 and 2019, it will offer 7N cruises to the eastern and western Caribbean. Or opt for 3- to 5N cruises to Kuala Lumpur (Port Klang), Penang, Langkawi and Phuket on Voyager of the Seas, which will be in Singapore from next month till June.

From September to March 2019, look out for 3- to 7N cruises to Kuala Lumpur (Port Klang), Penang, Langkawi, Phuket, Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City.

Book in a group, and third or fourth person in the same stateroom sails for free. For any booking with at least one senior aged 55 and above, the second guest enjoys 50 per cent off.

HSBC cardholders can upgrade to a balcony room for $11 per person.

CTC Travel Booth: 4H62

CTC Travel Booth: 4H62

CTC Travel is offering two cruise packages.

The 9D8N Best Vietnam and Hong Kong Fly Cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas departs on May 26. The package includes a free one-day Hong Kong Disneyland pass.

Couples can enjoy up to $600 off a balcony cabin, with the second person paying only $928.

Or opt for the 8D Taiwan and Okinawa Cruise Tour on Princess Cruises’ newest and largest luxury ship, the Majestic Princess, which departs on June 4 and 11. Enjoy up to $300 off per person, the cruise fare at half-price and free gratuities.

Dynasty Travel Booth: 5H12

Dynasty Travel Booth: 5H12

Venture to the southern hemisphere with these two packages. Book the 5D4N Amazing Broome now to depart on May 22 or 29.

Take a direct charter flight to the town in Western Australia and stay in a five-star resort. Visit the famous Cable Beach and take a camel ride at sunset, and see Australia’s largest-known population of snubfin dolphins.

For the May 29 tour, witness the natural phenomenon called Staircase to the Moon, which occurs during the full moon.

To travel between April and August, go for the 13D South Africa/Victoria Falls and Botswana (Chobe National Park) package.

Ride a cable car to the top of Table Mountain, tour Cape Peninsula and the Cape of Good Hope, stay at Victoria Falls, and go on a land and river safari at Chobe National Park.

Get an early bird special of up to $200 off per couple for the South Africa package, as well as various loyalty and group discounts and additional discounts for children.

UOB Travel Booth: 4H54

UOB Travel Booth: 4H54

UOB cardmembers enjoy up to 13 per cent cashback on Insight Vacations packages, Trafalgar tours, as well as selected cruises.

Book an Insight Vacations package and save an additional up to US$400 per couple.

Or book a Trafalgar tour and get a free 1GB data SIM card. The second guest gets an additional 25 per cent off.

UOB Travel has partnered with Club Med to offer comprehensive packages at up to 50 per cent off and with 5 per cent cashback.

Your child travels for free when you book a trip to Sydney or the Gold Coast or Seoul.

Take part in a game at UOB Travel’s booth for a chance to win a 3D2N stay at Club Med Bintan. Redeem a free luggage case with a minimum spend of $2,500.

Hong Thai Travel Booth: 4H60

Hong Thai Travel Booth: 4H60

Discover Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia on the 11/13D Mystical Caucasus tour from $2,788 (U.P. $3,588). Highlights include the Unesco site Etchmiadzin Cathedral and high-altitude Lake Sevan.

Visit Tokushima, Matsuyama, Hiroshima, Okayama and Kobe on the 7D Shikoku/Hiroshima tour from $2,199 (U.P. $2,799). Stop by the Itsukushima shrine on Miyajima island, and experience the Botchan antique train ride and Onomichi Ropeway.

Book the 14D Argentina, Brazil, Peru tour, where you can explore Buenos Aires, Lima and Cusco from $7,999 (U.P. $10,999). Visit the majestic Iguazu Falls and take a scenic train ride to Machu Picchu.

Take part in an instant lucky dip and get early bird discounts at Hong Thai Travel’s booth.

ASA Holidays Booth: 5H20

ASA Holidays Booth: 5H20

Board the luxurious Orient Express train and go on a high-altitude ride on the Qinghai-Tibet railway to explore China’s Silk Road and Xining in Qinghai, Tibet’s Potala Palace and Mongolia’s flat grasslands on a 13-day tour.

The 8D Russia Siberia Lake Baikal and Beijing Discovery Tour will take you to Lake Baikal, the deepest lake in the world. Have a Russian-style picnic lunch and ride Russian military jeeps to explore Olkhon Island. Stay in a five-star hotel and indulge in a seafood buffet dinner during the Beijing leg of the trip.

Or book the 9D Best of Hokkaido tour to admire famous sights such as Lake Toya, Sounkyo Gorge, Jigokudani or Hell Valley, Uzu Zan volcanic mountains, and Shiretoko Five Lakes, a Unesco World Heritage Site.

During the 12D Best of Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro tour, you can visit various Unesco sites.

These include Croatia’s old city of Dubrovnik and Plitvice National Lakes Park, and the iconic Stari Most bridge in Mostar. Admire the sight of Montenegro’s Bay of Kotor and Slovenia’s enormous Lake Bled.

EU Holidays Booth: 4H61

EU Holidays Booth: 4H61

The 12D9N Great Morocco with Sahara and Chefchaouen tour allows you to explore the breadth of the African country.

Vibrant Marrakech will enthrall you with its souks, the Old Medina and massive 14-acre Menara Gardens. You can also take an optional hot air balloon ride over the desert and the foothills of the Atlas Mountains.

Explore the Todgha Gorge at the Dades Valley, which is famous for its rose festival, before heading to Erfoud, a city in eastern Morocco near the Sahara desert.

The tour includes stops at Morocco’s Fez, with its ancient medina, royal palace and beautiful mosques, as well as Chefchaouen and the capital Rabat, before ending in Casablanca.

Jun-Air Travel Booth: 5H18

Jun-Air Travel Booth: 5H18

In celebration of its 18th anniversary, Jun-Air Travel has several offers such as a buy-one-get-one-free offer on tour packages to Europe and China for the first 188 customers at the fair each day.

For Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Europe tours, there are special discounts of up to $1,000.

You can also buy travel insurance at 45 per cent off.

Trafalgar Booth: 4H41

Trafalgar Booth: 4H41

Trafalgar’s 13D Highlights of Spain and Portugal tour will take you to Cordoba, Seville, Lisbon, Toledo and Madrid. See famous landmarks such as the Alhambra Palace in Granada, Seville’s famous Gothic Cathedral where Christopher Columbus is entombed, and the famous Belem Tower and Unesco-listed Hieronymite Monastery in Lisbon.

Known for providing uniquely meaningful and varied itineraries worldwide, Trafalgar’s trips are designed to give travellers a truly local experience.

For instance, on the 15D Best of Spain tour, you will get to stay at Hotel Las Casas de la Juderia, a collection of elegant 15th-century Andalusian townhouses and flower filled courtyards in Seville.

On the 11D Best of Portugal trip, learn about traditional winemaking and sample Port wine, while on the 11-day Northern Spain tour, get to meet the Castañón family at their cider mill near Oviedo.

For selected departures, book a trip before March 25 and enjoy up to 45 per cent discount for the second guest.

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