Eco Tourism

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Tour operators role in encouraging sustainable travel

Just in time for Earth Day, we are considering the practical initiatives tour operators can take with each of their travellers to encourage them to travel in a more environmentally friendly way. We discuss ways sustainability can be brought into trips, when planning and completing them.

How we are helping to heal our planet

We are proud to announce the launch of two new year-round global sustainability initiatives that aim to benefit local communities and natural environments around New Zealand, with the hope that we can expand the initiative to include other countries around the world.

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Swe Tours

Swe Tours creates tailor-made itineraries which showcase the culture, wildlife and landscapes of Costa Rica for each traveller to experience. In order to expand their reach, Swe Tours knew it needed an automated system that would let them work faster while still giving them creative space to present their love and passion for Costa Rica.

The discerning traveller buyer's journey

The discerning traveller buyer’s journey

Ethical travellers, the tourism industry needs more of them if it hopes to regrow in a sustainable way. So how can tour operators identify, sell trips to and encourage more travellers to become considerate of their impacts on the destinations they visit.

Travel Trends to Prepare for in 2022

The pandemic forced a transformation in how people travel, so it makes sense that this year's eBook on travel trends looks at the upcoming season's changes in three categories, all of which will be influenced in some way by the pantoudemic: shifting consumer preferences, emerging travel styles and booming niche markets.

Sustainable tourism: the tour operator’s guide to responsible travel in 2022 & beyond

Tour operators play an important role in the tourism industry, and with 72% of travellers believing that it is crucial we act now in order to protect our planet, focusing on responsible tourism is imperative. We've put together a comprehensive guide to help you understand the three pillars of sustainable tourism, why each of them is so important, and how you can adjust your business to meet the eco-conscious needs of travelers and the planet.

Indian Excursions Co

Indian Excursions Co is a luxury tour operator that specialises in crafting tailor-made itineraries to Rajasthan, India. Since launching in 2009 they have continued to grow and knew they needed a great itinerary builder software solution to help them scale efficiently. After signing up to Tourwriter, co-founders Madeleine Hann and Shiv Gurjar have been able to cut their itinerary creation time in half, while also producing a high-end itinerary that reflects their luxury offering.

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Alter-nativ Brésil

This tour operator specializes in personalized off-the-beaten-track adventure holidays, with a commitment to the sustainable development of Brazil With their growth came a need for a time-saving travel software solution. Learn how Tourwriter has streamlined their database, boosted their productivity and saved them significant time over the last 10 years.

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Huellas E-Travel

Huellas E-Travel is a tour operator that specialises in designing breathtaking, sustainable itineraries through Costa Rica. As interest in Huellas offering grew, founder, Mauricio Esquivel knew he needed to find a tour operator software solution. In 2019, Huellas E-Travel found Tourwriter, and have been using it ever since to scale while building the personalised, environmentally conscious itineraries that their customers love them for.

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Pygmy Elephant

Sustainability, adventure and an unyielding dedication to travel runs deep in the fabric of this special tour operator. Born from a desire to plan once-in-a-lifetime trips faster and more consciously, Pygmy Elephant is making waves in the Adventure travel space. Learn how they are using Tourwriter to give their travellers a highly personalised experience without costing them months of valuable time.

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Inala Nature Tours

Inala Nature Tours is a tour operator with a very big difference. They offer tours, educate and inspire, but arguably their most important work is in conserving the endangered wildlife on their property. Now crafting tours both in their home country, Australia, and as far afield as Antarctica, learn how this tour operator has used Tourwriter as they scaled up their operation.