G Adventures launches ‘Inca Trail Step Challenge’ for agents, in partnership with Craghoppers

G Adventures | June 15, 2020

G Adventures launches ‘Inca Trail Step Challenge’ for agents, in partnership with Craghoppers
In response to a positive start to bookings across a number of its Peru itineraries for 2020 and 2021, global adventure travel company, G Adventures is launching an ‘Inca Trail Step Challenge’ as part of a wider campaign to help educate agents on Peru’s diverse experiences. Having been named The Best Inca Trail Operator in Peru, and offering several different trek durations for travellers, the Inca Trail maintains its place among G Adventures' top selling tours.

Designed to help agents cater to traveller demand for Peru when it’s safe to travel, the new interactive Inca Trail Steps Challenge will run in partnership with Craghoppers, to help enhance agents’ understanding and knowledge on all aspects of the iconic trek.

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In the past year, although the growth rate of the Chinese economy has slowed down, the impact of a steadily growing number of high net-worth individuals witnessed over 120 million Chinese citizens traveling abroad of which, 70 million were tourists. According to statistics from the International Tourism Organization, in 2015, Chinese tourists spent over US$215 billion, 53% higher than the previous year, becoming the largest outbound tourist group in the world. Under the background of these fast growing trends in overseas travel by consumers from China, Hurun Report were pleased to work with Marriott International for the first time. The result of our collaboration is this 2016 Luxury Traveler White Paper, which focuses on the habits and characteristics of young luxury travelers and their attitudes towards travelling.

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