LOS ANGELES, Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Tours4fun, a Ctrip (NASDAQ: CTRP) company, celebrates 10 years of service in the travel industry with an anniversary sale that will run for 10 days from September 1, 2016. Alongside the anniversary sale, Tours4fun is running a sweepstakes for contestants to win Virtual Reality Headsets from now until September 18th.
Founded in May of 2006, Tours4fun has grown to service millions of global travelers with affordable and exciting travel packages and activities from over 2,000 local operators. The company has constantly strived to develop convenient travel tools for its customers, release a Mobile App with on-the-go features, partner with hotel booking agencies to provide exclusive bundled deals, and launch its very own Rewards4fun loyalty program for customers to easily earn and redeem points.
As a part of the 10-year anniversary, Tours4fun has partnered with multi-talented VR production companies to showcase major destinations with 360-degree videos on the homepage to provide travelers with an immersive experience through virtual reality when planning their next trip. The videos will rotate weekly and be available until end of September.
"We began with the desire to provide every traveler a chance to travel the world with economical and enriching journeys," said Kevin Li, CEO of Tours4fun. "But now we would like to do more. VR technology allows us to give travelers a taste of a destination and inspire them to travel there for the first-hand experience."
The first VR video launched on Tours4fun's website is the famous Bellagio Fountain Show in Las Vegas. The 360 experience allows viewers to enjoy the show up-close and personal while enticing them to take the trip to see it themselves. The other destinations videos will feature a guided tour of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, city break in New York and more.
The videos will run alongside a VR sweepstakes. Enter here to win a VR Headset from Tours4fun and receive notifications about Tours4fun's exclusive deals and the upcoming anniversary sale, running from September 1-10, 2016.
The anniversary sale will feature classic tours to the Grand Canyon and Yosemite National Park, new routes throughout Europe and Morocco, wildlife safaris in South Africa, Kenya, and Tanzania, thrilling day trips through Australia and New Zealand, and exotic journeys to Costa Rica.
Tours4fun, a Ctrip (NASDAQ: CTRP) company, is a full-service online tour and travel superstore offering a wide range of products and services geared toward intrepid travelers as well as those vacationing for the first time. Our experts have searched the globe to find the best and most affordable tours and activities from trusted local suppliers. Thanks to our strategic partnership with major online travel agencies, we now offer accommodation at discounted rates at more than 85,000 hotels around the world. Our mission: To offer a global inventory of handpicked tours and activities geared toward independent travelers at the best price-in-class, with optimal ease of purchase. Collaborating with local travel experts around the world, Tours4fun designs flexible tour packages that save travelers time and money. For more information, please visit www.tours4fun.com.
About Ctrip.com International, Ltd
Ctrip.com International, Ltd. is a leading travel service provider of accommodation reservation, transportation ticketing, packaged tours, and corporate travel management in China. It is the largest online consolidator of accommodations and transportation tickets in China in terms of transaction volume. Ctrip enables business and leisure travelers to make informed and cost-effective bookings by aggregating comprehensive travel related information and offering its services through an advanced transaction and service platform consisting of its mobile apps, Internet websites and centralized, toll-free, 24-hour customer service center. Ctrip also helps customers book vacation packages and guided tours. In addition, through its corporate travel management services, Ctrip helps corporate clients effectively manage their travel requirements. Since its inception in 1999, Ctrip has experienced substantial growth and become one of the best-known travel brands in China.
Contact: Amanda Li, 1-626-538-1251, [email protected]