Costa Cruises will visit 10 states and the Federal District between May and June to present its new products and services in South America and around the world to more than 1,000 travel agents in the country’s capitals.
DT EDITION with agencies
After more than two years of downtime due to the pandemic, Costa Cruises Between May and June, a series of roadshows and field events will take place throughout Brazil. By the end of June, there will be visits, presentations and qualifying events for more than 1,000 travel agents in more than 30 Brazilian cities, strengthening the company’s commitment to the market.
right Ruy Ribeiro, commercial director at Costa Croaziere, the roadshow is a format long awaited by agencies and essential for them to understand the products, services and news implemented by Costa lately. “We have spent more than two years in virtual meetings and now our directors are ready to respond instead to the current needs of each regional market,” he said in an official note sent to the newsroom by e-mail. JOURNAL.
According to the official note, the roadshows will have a strong presence of the Costa team in Brazil. Dario Rustico, CEO of Costa Cruises for South and Central America, will be present at some of these moments, along with Ruy Ribeiro and the company’s sales team.
During the roadshows and visits, the agents will know all the details three ships that will make the 2022/2023 season in South America, especially on the Costa Firenze, which will make its debut as the largest ship of the Italian company to come to South America.
According to the Costa Croaziere press release, tourism professionals will be able to learn more about the company’s international offer, segmented products such as MICE, Weddings and special trips Grand Cruise and Round the World, in addition to the new fare model, Costa drink. packages and followed by Can unprecedented super commissioning program for travel agencies.
A followed by C aims to increase travel agency fees through a monthly sales target program open to all agencies across the country that already market the company’s international itineraries and cruises in South America, regardless of size. Segui C will last 3 months and can guarantee travel agencies an additional commission of up to 5%.
The supercommission applies to the sea rate for individual bookings made at rates My Cruise and Premium in sales for the 2022/2023 season in South America. Passengers in groups are not included in the calculation.
Roadshows and Visiting Schedule
Costa roadshows start in the state of São Paulo, with initiatives in the cities of Ribeirão Preto, Araraquara, Jaboticabal, Marília, Campinas and the Vale do Paraíba region. Meetings will be held in May at Santa Catarina Florianópolis, Balneário Camboriú, Blumenau, as well as visits to Vitória (ES) and the cities of Greater Porto Alegre (RS).
In June, roadshows head to the Midwest in Brasília (DF), Goiânia (GO), Campo Grande (MS) and Cuiabá (MT); for Rio de Janeiro and for the states of Paraná and Minas Gerais. In Paraná, the events will take place in the cities of Curitiba, Cascavel, Maringá, Londrina and surroundings; In Minas Gerais, Costa will carry out special actions in Belo Horizonte, Divinópolis, Juiz de Fora and Uberlândia.
New campaign for affinity groups
Starting in May, Costa Cruises will launch a new sales initiative that offers travel agencies special conditions to embark their customers on cruises aboard the ships Firenze Firenze, Costa Favolosa and Costa Fortuna, which will be in South America. season 2022/2023.
When closing affinity groups in 10 or more cabins at the Premium rate, of which 50% in double accommodation, agencies earn an additional 4% commission, have an upgrade, booking a balcony cabin at the price of the outdoor cabin and My Drinks and My Plus drinks at different prices. These benefits are valid for affinity groups closed until July 1, 2022.
South America season 2022/2023
With 2,100 cabins, 135,000 tons and a design inspired by the city of Florence, Coast of Florence combines a range of solutions designed specifically for families and couples. Among them: a water park with three water slides and an adventure park, where guests can hang over the sea between bridges and platforms. There is also the Solemio Sea View Spa, four swimming pools and hot tubs, a mini golf course, a casino, 13 restaurants and seven bars.
already ship It costs fabulous will make itineraries dedicated to the Rio da Prata region, with Santos and Itajaí (SC) as ports of embarkation. From December 2022 to April 2023, the ship makes seven-night trips to Montevideo (Uruguay) and Buenos Aires (Argentina) and three-, four- and five-night mini-cruises with tours of the tourist towns of Balneário Camboriú, Ilha Grande and Beautiful island. The ship has 1,508 cabins, a spa with sauna and treatment rooms, nine swimming pools and hot tubs, six restaurants, 12 bars, a theater, water slide, casino, sports field and Squok Club for children.
Leaving Rio de Janeiro, Costa Fortuna they will have eight-night cruises. Itineraries pass through Búzios, Ilhabela, Ilha Grande, as well as Buenos Aires and Montevideo. On December 31, 2022, the ship will be on Copacabana beach for the New Year’s fireworks show. With 1358 cabins, Costa Fortuna has a casino, nightclub, theater, five restaurants, ten bars and nine swimming pools and hot tubs.
Costa cruises for the 2022/2023 season in South America can be purchased in up to 12 interest-free installments on your credit card through the portal Additional charges exclusively for travel agencies.
To learn more, visit Coastal cruises.