Why travel with us
Why travel with us
Why travel with us?
For over 40 years, our travellers have trusted us to show them the world. From our earliest days in the 1970s through the ups and downs of the last four decades, we’ve proven time and again that we have what it takes to go the distance and are proud to be counted among the most esteemed travel brands in South Africa.
You dream it, we make it happen
How would you like to experience the world? Whether you’re going guided through Europe or self-driving in South Africa, we have carefully curated a selection of exceptional travel experiences in destinations across the globe. Escape on a self-catering holiday in the Cape Winelands, take a train trip across Canada, relax on an all-inclusive holiday in the Indian Ocean Islands, watch the Northern Lights from your bed in Finland, or live it up in style on a chic city break. You can browse our packages for inspiration or get in touch with us to tailor-make your ultimate trip. It’s all up to you.
Leave your worries at the door, we’ve got this
We don’t just sell holidays. We give you opportunities to make lifelong memories in the world’s most incredible destinations. Our sales team of 15 consultants has travelled to over 85 countries, so you can always rely on us to give you knowledgeable advice about all your travel requirements. And because we know how important it is to you to make your travel dreams a reality, we want to let you know that you are in good hands. Wherever you are in the world, you can rest assured that assistance is just a phone call away with our 24-hour careline.
We keep it clean by travelling green
Travel is a gift, and it’s important to us that we do our part for the good of the planet. As supporters of the TreadRight Foundation, we are committed to safeguarding the communities, environment and wildlife of the places we visit. When you choose to travel with us, you can count on the fact that you are supporting sustainable tourism.
Value is our middle name
As a subsidiary of Cullinan Holdings, part of The Travel Corporation family of brands, we are able to leverage our extensive global buying power to always offer the best rates on the market. Plus, our relationships with destination management companies and suppliers means that our customers can rest assured they are getting the best value.
The Thompsons Group of companies includes Thompsons for Travel – South Africa’s go-to travel resource for unforgettable holidays, and Thompsons Holidays, the first-choice planning destination for travel agents who want to give their clients the best value.