Summer in the South with Transat: the perfect solution

Montreal, June 22, 2017 — Transat would like to remind travellers looking for hassle-free summer vacations that it has the perfect solution for families, couples, groups and solo travellers. Indeed, by choosing an all-inclusive Sun package or one of Transat’s all-in-one cruise packages, travellers will enjoy a fully planned and budgeted holiday, without having to worry about the unexpected.

"Summer vacations in the South guarantee heat and a lot of sunny days," says Geneviève LeBrun, Vice-President of Marketing at Transat Tours Canada. "And with Transat’s Sun program, travellers are spoiled for choice. We are offering all-inclusive packages to 17 South destinations from Montreal, 12 from Toronto, four from Calgary and three from Vancouver and Edmonton, with a vast selection of resorts grouped under our five collections: Luxury, Distinction, Family, Solo and Sun Savvy. Our cruise packages are perfect for those looking for a different experience and who want to discover several destinations in one trip. In short, with us, all travellers will find the vacation that caters to their desires."

All aboard Transat’s cruise packages

There are no surprises with Transat’s cruise packages, which include roundtrip flight with Air Transat, all transfers, the cruise and all taxes. With about ten itineraries in the Western, Eastern and Southern Caribbean from Fort Lauderdale, Miami and Havana, every adventure at sea promises to be a unique experience. Plus, thanks to Flight Protection offered by Air Transat, travellers are sure to reach their destination in the event of a flight delay. And finally, travellers who book a cruise package with Transat can extend their trip, at no extra cost, by moving up their departure date up to 14 days before their cruise or postponing their return to Canada up to 14 days after their journey at sea.

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Why not Florida?

It’s not called the Sunshine State for nothing. Florida, a destination that is already popular with Canadian travellers, always delivers beautiful weather. And with Air

Transat’s year-round direct flights to Orlando and Fort Lauderdale from Montreal and Toronto, the vacation options are limitless.

For budget-friendly vacations, families can enjoy the excellent value of Florida Holiday Homes in Kissimmee and south Orlando. With two to six bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a washer and dryer, and a private pool, these homes are part of packages that include roundtrip flight with Air Transat, a seven-night stay and car rental. Families who prefer staying at a hotel because of the many services offered will have plenty of choices, as Transat has recently added about 30 new properties to its roster in Fort Lauderdale, Miami, St. Petersburg, Orlando, Kissimmee and Tampa.

Of course, one can’t talk about Florida without talking about its magical theme parks, such as Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando Resort, with their thrilling rides that delight the young and young-at-heart alike. They also offer a varied selection of hotels for all budgets, as well as meal plans at different prices, for all tastes.

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About Transat Tours Canada

A specialist in holiday travel, Transat Tours Canada (TTC) develops and commercializes a vast array of products, including beach vacations, guided tours and cruise packages, under the Transat and Air Transat brands. In 2015, 2016 and 2017, TTC was voted Canada’s Best Tour Operator at the Agent’s Choice Awards presented by Baxter Travel Media, and earned top honours for Quebec in the same category at the Trophées Uni Vers awards organized by the Association des Agents de Voyages du Québec. TTC is a business unit of Transat A.T. Inc., a leading integrated international tourism company active in air transportation, accommodation, travel packaging and distribution. Transat A.T. was awarded Travelife Partner status in 2016 in recognition of its commitment to sustainable development. The vacation travel companion par excellence, Transat celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2017.

Marie-Annick Lalande, Public Relations and Marketing Advisor, Transat Tours Canada, 514-987-1616, ext. 4076