Press Release: Contiki Vacations Launches New 2011-2012 North America Brochure

Contiki Invites Travelers to Check Out Their Own Backyard

ANAHEIM, Calif., Contiki Vacations, the leader in fun travel packages for 18-35 year olds, is pleased to announce the launch of the 2011-2012 North America brochure. With two new tours and exciting trips throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico, the brochure presents travelers with more than 20 options to rock North America. The brochure is available in print and online at Contiki.com/brochures.

New trips include the Eastern Escapade, a 13-day jaunt through the major east coast highlights of the U.S. and Canada. Stops in New York, Washington D.C., Toronto, Montreal, and Boston offer a great blend of action, adventure, and culture.

Also new to the 2011 brochure is the 12-day Rock & Soul itinerary, which includes cool cities such as Chicago, St. Louis, Louisville, Nashville, Memphis, and New Orleans. “We’re thrilled to announce the new Rock & Soul itinerary,” says Kelly Camps-Pitre, VP of Operations at Contiki Vacations. “It takes travelers through the heart of America to experience the rhythms of the river – the music, food, and people that make this region unique and popular.”

Contiki also presents tons of options for those staying local this winter, including New Year’s Eve packages in New York, Las Vegas, and San Francisco. By including hotels and New Year’s activities such as a dinner cruise with an open bar on the San Francisco bay, Contiki offers fantastic value for the ultimate party evening.

Select west coast trips include a customized visit to Lake Tahoe during the winter season. The beauty of the lake combined with some of the best slopes in the US and the nonstop nightlife of Nevada provide three action-packed days within the Wild Western, LA to the Bay, or California Highlights itineraries.

To celebrate the North America brochure launch, Contiki is offering $175 off land-tours ten days or longer. The promotion begins on September 14 and is available through September 27, 2010. For more details on the deal and other promotions, visit Contiki.com/Deals.

About Contiki
Contiki has helped students and young professionals travel to the world’s most fantastic destinations for over 45 years. The trips are hassle-free and include the perfect mix of sightseeing, culture and free time.  Choose from over 190 itineraries throughout Europe, Russia, Egypt, Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, Canada & the USA. For more information, visit Contiki.com.

Press Release: Contiki Vacations Launches New 2011 Australia & New Zealand Brochure

Contiki Celebrates by Offering Travelers Big Savings and a New Trip

ANAHEIM, Calif., August 2, 2010 Contiki Vacations, the leader in fun travel packages for 18-35 year olds, is pleased to announce the launch of the 2011–2012 Australia and New Zealand brochure.

The brochure is available in print and online at Contiki.com/brochures, and presents more than 20 options to go “down under” with Contiki. Featured trips include the bestselling Australia package Beaches & Reefs, which celebrates Australia’s east coast with 18 days on some of the best beaches in the world, and New Zealand’s Grand Explorer, which covers both islands for the ultimate Kiwi experience.

Australia trips offer Contiki passengers the option to party in Sydney, snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, four-wheel drive through ancient sandbars and rainforests, cuddle koalas and sip champagne at sunset in Uluru. Contiki travelers can also pump up the adrenaline in New Zealand with opportunities to bungee jump, skydive, blackwater raft in glowworm caves, swim with dolphins and sandboard.

New to the 2011 brochure is Contiki’s four day Melbourne Explorer package. Known as Australia’s “cultural capital,” Melbourne is a major gateway city with awesome nightlife, cool galleries, tasty food, great wine and beautiful beaches. The Melbourne Explorer works well as an add-on to any of Contiki’s Australian itineraries.

To celebrate the launch of the new brochure, Contiki is offering $150 off land-tours 11 days or longer plus $150 off airfare. The promotion begins on August 3, and is available until August 16, 2010. “We’re excited to provide these promotions to our clients,” said Michelle Murray, director of marketing and key accounts at Contiki Vacations. “With our specials and the low airfare rates that are available right now, it’s a perfect time to head down under.” For more details on the Australia & New Zealand deal and other promotions, visit Contiki.com/Deals.

About Contiki
Contiki has helped students and young professionals travel to the world’s most fantastic destinations for over 45 years. The trips are hassle-free and include the perfect mix of sightseeing, culture and free time.  Choose from over 190 itineraries throughout Europe, Russia, Egypt, Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, Canada & the USA. For more information, visit Contiki.com.