Published on : Saturday, April 1, 2017
Rustom Irani, Wheelchair-bound independent film maker has been to more than 12 countries in the world in the last twenty years. However, Irani is concerned while traveling within the country. Majority of the public facilities are not disable-friendly barring few exceptions.
Nevertheless, with Cox & Kings, physically and mentally disabled people can now chalk out their individual holidays with zero hassle. With the help of Enable Travel, the company will cater disable people across mobility, hearing, speech and vision. This will enable the company to tap great business opportunities in niche sector.
Group package tours have been the main feature of the company in India in the previous few years. Besides, women only tours, community tours, senior citizen tour package, theme park holidays among children etc. are some of the other added features of this eminent tour operator.
More than 12 percent of the people who traveled from UK had physical disability while 11 percent of Australian tourists are physically handicapped in some way or the other as per United World Travel Organization report. To quote Debolin Sen, head-Enable Travel, ‘The UK, USA and Australia are our biggest source markets and we believe that this is a huge potential for us.’ Several unique itineraries in popular holiday destinations such as Delhi-Agra-Jaipur, Bengaluru-Mysore-Coorg amongst others have been curated by Enable Travel to attract the maximum response.
Tags: Cox & Kings