Travel & tourism part 4

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Travel & tourism part 4

  1. 1. Travel itinerary planning
  2. 2. What is itinerary? <ul><li>Logical, interesting, and step-by-step organisation of the elements of a tour on a daily basis. There are 3 main factors to be considered. </li></ul><ul><li>Timing </li></ul><ul><li>Routing </li></ul><ul><li>Suppliers </li></ul>
  3. 3. Guidelines for planning itinerary <ul><li>Determine the time of the year/ day of the week </li></ul><ul><li>How many days of tours </li></ul><ul><li>General city tour as 1 of the 1 st activities </li></ul><ul><li>“ Dramatic ” last days in terms of destinations, attractions & events </li></ul>
  4. 4. Cont’d…… <ul><li>Know what your target clients want </li></ul><ul><li>Appropriate format </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting and efficient routings </li></ul><ul><li>No overburdening </li></ul><ul><li>Plenty of rest stops </li></ul>
  5. 5. Cont’d…………………….. <ul><li>Handle meal planning with care . (cater to special meals need) </li></ul><ul><li>Reliable and well-financed service providers </li></ul>
  6. 6. Sample Tour itinerary <ul><li>4 days Singapore Sight-seeing tour </li></ul><ul><li>Day 01: Manila/ Singapore (meals on board) </li></ul><ul><li>Depart by afternoon flight to Singapore </li></ul><ul><li>Day 02: Singapore </li></ul><ul><li>Breakfast at hotel </li></ul><ul><li>After breakfast, embark on guided tour to Merlion Park, Jurong Birdpark, Singapore zoo, and end at Singapore River </li></ul><ul><li>Dinner at clarke Quay </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Day 03 </li></ul><ul><li>Breakfast at hotel </li></ul><ul><li>Visit to Sentosa, experiencing the island resort of Singapore. Visits to Underwater world, sky tower, and Dolphin Lagoon. </li></ul><ul><li>Lunch at Palawan beach </li></ul><ul><li>Head for Newton Circus for seafood dinner </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Day 04 </li></ul><ul><li>Checkout from hotel </li></ul><ul><li>Breakfast at a local wet market </li></ul><ul><li>Take a scenic tour to Botanical Garden after breakfast. Visits include Orchid and Ginger Gardens </li></ul><ul><li>Lunch </li></ul><ul><li>Leaving for the airport </li></ul>
  9. 9. Your turn to plan an itinerary (30 mins) <ul><li>Pair up with a classmate </li></ul><ul><li>Imagine you work as a tour planner in a local tour agency. </li></ul><ul><li>You are to plan for a group of 20 tourists from Japan who are here in Singapore on a 3-day shopping trip. </li></ul><ul><li>Present your itinerary on a piece of mahjong paper clearly provided by your teacher </li></ul>

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