Hemas Travels and Diethelm Sri Lanka launch 'Escapades'
Outbound travel and tour operator, Hemas Travels, Destination
Management Company, Diethelm Travel Sri Lanka and STA Travels launched
will bring in a new dimension to outbound travel and is primarily aimed
at assisting young travellers with all their travel needs from
affordable air tickets to accommodation and visa procedure.
Managing Director, Diethelm Travel Sri Lanka, Harith Perera said,
"There's a new emerging demography in Sri Lanka keen to explore the
world on their own terms and appease their wanderlust in an exciting but
affordable method. 'Escapades' was launched to cater to this niche
clientele by making international travel affordable without compromising
on their travel experience be it for education or leisure."
"From short hauls to lengthy journeys, our products cover the world
from many different angles. We at 'Escapades', understand that youth
travel is all about creating memories and most importantly an identity
that lasts a life-time while building new relationships," he said.
Director, Hemas Travels, Riza Ahamat said, "Escapades caters to
varying segments of youth travellers. Regardless of whether they are in
school, at university or a young professional, 'Escapades' offers
something for every type of young traveller. Our dedicated Customer
Service agents will assist them with affordable rates and travel
expertise. These special products, benefits and services are offered for
travellers between 15-30 years and can be availed of after obtaining a
ISIC (International Student Identity Card) or an IYTC (International
Youth Travel Card) membership card.
These lifestyle membership cards will also entitle cardholders to
discounts and offers from a host of merchants within Sri Lanka and
around the world, amplifying their travel and leisure experience. ISIC
is a NPO with a Trust Office in the Netherlands and is the only student
and youth membership body endorsed by UNESCO and UNWTO.