Online Travel Agents (OTAs) and Marketplaces are transforming the way tourists explore the world. With many options at our fingertips, the right choice can often seem hard to find. The same happens to tour and activity operators. How do you know if working with OTAs is worth your time and effort?
In this article, you'll learn more about the OTA Experience Norway - Fjord Tours, supported by TrekkSoft's Channel Manager, and by the end, you should be better equipped to determine if this is the right channel for your business.
What is Experience Norway – Fjord Tours?
Fjord Tours has been a leading name in the Norwegian tourism industry since the launch of their celebrated Norway in a nutshell® tour in 1982. Their commitment to showcasing Norway's natural wonders to a global audience.
These tours encompass the most scenic parts of Norway, offering tourists a well-connected itinerary incorporating Norway's highlights and local experiences. Fjord Tours' distinctive booking system offers tourists flexibility and personalization, enabling them to customize the starting and ending points of their journey. The platform also suggests optional local activities and accommodations along the route. Whether guided or self-directed, tourists can enjoy and relax with knowledgeable teams.
Some main benefits for tourists are:
- Easy-to-understand itineraries;
- Freedom to explore at their own pace;
- A wide variety of suggestions to plan the perfect travel, from local activities and accommodations along the route experiences in Norway's most popular destinations, SkiTickets, and scenic car ferries in the majestic fjords;
- Dedicated local team;
- Empowering sustainable travel;
- The Transparency Act, which means respect for fundamental human rights and decent working conditions.
Experience Norway – Fjord Tours for tour operators
With proven quality, Fjord Tours is an attractive option for tour operators looking to partner with an established platform.
Their most popular package tours are available for sale through their agent booking system, which provides easy tools to create the customized trip that your client wants.
Tour operators can offer tours including accommodation, activities, and other experiences.
How to sign up with Fjord Tours
- Step 1: Fill out a form to request a contract
- Step 2: Sign Contract and return to them
- Step 3: Start making online bookings
- Once you have been accepted as an agent for Fjord Tours, you will receive a username and password to log in to their Agent Online Booking System.
For more information about their products & prices, activities, timetables, trains and more, check Fjord Tours Agent’s page.
In this video, you can also learn more and have a quick look on how to use our booking platform:
Leveraging TrekkSoft's Channel Manager for business growth
TrekkSoft's Channel Manager is a powerful tool for tour and activity operators looking to expand their reach without the added workload. It allows businesses to sell tours via popular OTAs like Viator or GetYourGuide, and automatically syncs bookings across all sales channels, removing the need for manual updates.
The collaboration between Experience Norway — Fjord Tours and TrekkSoft's Channel Manager offers a compelling opportunity for tour and activity operators. By using this channel, operators can tap into Fjord Tours' established reputation and wide-ranging offerings, coupled with the efficiency and global reach.
This combination provides a powerful tool for operators to enhance their visibility, reach a wider audience, and, ultimately, grow their business.
For more information about working with OTAs, check our ebook, written for companies of all sizes and packed with information, such as Online Travel Agents in the sector; who are they? How do they fit into the supply value chain and what do we expect to see in the future.