Our Expertise

AN ESTABLISHED, DIVERSE & MULTI-COMPETENT TRAVEL COMPANY

Created by way of a 2011 merger of International Travel & Tours and Caraville Travel & Tours, both well established travel companies of 22 and 28 year standing, Inspirations Travel & Tours has today grown into a diversified and multifaceted Inbound, Outbound and International travel group, operating both as DMC (Destination Management Company) serving a variety of international and domestic wholesale markets, as well as an Wholesale Destination Specialist supplying international product and services to domestic retail, leisure and corporate clients. The company operates out of owned premises in Westville, Durban, has partner companies in Johannesburg and Cape Town, and also has a sales office in Europe.

Inspirations Travel & Tours:

– handles leisure travel packages for a number of specialised international destinations such as North Africa, Middle East, Mediterranean, Scandinavia as well as Australia and New Zealand. The Outbound products featured in extensive websites and 3 colorful brochures are diverse and often unique, making Inspirations Travel a destination specialist with long standing track record of excellence.

– Agents for:

Hurtigruten: Norway, Greenland, Spitsbergen, Antarctica and Iceland cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line – Mediterranean, Northern Europe, Caribbean, Hawaii, Alaska, South America, Middle East, Asia, Australia & New Zealand cruises, Tallink Silja Lines: Baltic Sea cruising

World Expeditions: Active adventure holidays across 7 continents

– acting primarily as a DMC and ground handler for travel to South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, Victoria Falls, Lesotho, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda.

Inspirations Tours services range across the entire spectrum of tailor made FIT’s to scheduled group series, events, special interest groups, luxury “fly-inns” and safaris, also budget backpackers, campers etc. The company’s strength is diversity and flexibility within the region – yet due to its long standing experience and track record, also competitiveness and service to suit all needs, be it groups, individuals or special events.

Our Associations

  • ASATA (Association of South African Travel Agents)

    South Africa’s travel association for outbound travel, consisting of retail travel agents, wholesale tour operators, as well as Associated Partners such as airlines, hotel groups, car hire groups, travel insurance companies and travel training institutions.

  • SATSA (Southern Africa Tourism Services Association)

    South Africa’s travel association for Inbound tourism, consisting of Destination Management Companies, Tour Operators, transport operators, accommodation providers, and Incentive and Conference organisers.

  • IATA (International Air Transport Association)

    The global association of airlines. Inspirations is a member and is bonded to IATA, thus being able to issue airline tickets through it’s GDS.

  • TKZN (Tourism KwaZulu-Natal)

    The Provisional tourism body of KwaZulu-Natal province in South Africa, tasked with promoting tourism services to the province.

  • TSC (Travel Smart Crew)

    ITT is a member of TSC, a consortium of independently-owned Destination Marketing Companies in South Africa. The purpose and benefit of this membership is networking and tariff negotiations with key suppliers to ensure competitive rates for our clients?.

  • IAGTO (International Association of Golf Tour Operators)

    The global association of golf tour operators, golf courses and golfing resorts. Membership is awarded after careful screening of both professionalism and track record.

  • SAGTA (South African Golf Tourism Association)

    SAGTA’s mission is to promote golf tourism in South Africa, and in doing so increase revenues to its members from the national and international golf market, while speaking as one voice to official tourism and golf bodies on behalf of all members. SAGTA, together with SA Tourism’s support and IAGTO’s expertise and infrastructure, will be the sustainable and united body of the golf tourism industry in South Africa.

Meet The Team

Our specialists are at the heart of Avada Destinations. They have all travelled extensively and documented it perfectly so you can enjoy your adventures.

Stacey Rampersadh
Director

Manisha Beehari
Financial Manager

Joanne Marcovich
Outbound Travel Specialist

Kalsie Grandemange
Outbound Travel Specialist

Tarren Webber
Sales Representative Johannesburg

Tracy Pretorious
Sales Representative Cape Town

Lucy Arrigo
Sales Representative Durban

Brandon Bruwer
Digital Marketer

Why Book With Inspirations?

  • Over 20 years’ track record

    – our consultants have extensive knowledge and experience on all our destinations
    – a dependable network of proven and reliable partners, built over time

  • Been there, done that

    – our experience is gained from actually travelling, not just from reading / hearsay

  • 24/7 Emergency assistance

    – in South Africa and in every destination we service
    – travel is notorious for hitches and glitches and, by booking with Inspirations, you are never alone (our team is here to guide you)

  • Passionate about travel

    – we are continually sourcing new experiences to offer our clients

  • A member of key Travel Associations

    – we follow a code of conduct to give our clients added peace of mind
    – you can utilise our travel services with confidence

     

    We know our core destinations intimately, as well as what works for the traveller, and take pleasure in sharing this knowledge with you.

Traveler Testimonials

If it matters to you, it matters to us. Let us make your escape perfect.

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