Singapore tourism stakeholders create holiday packages
Singapore Airlines (SIA) has teamed up with Changi Airport Group (CAG) and Singapore Tourism Board (STB) to offer holiday packages to Singapore.Under a just-signed Memorandum of Understanding, the three partners will be working closely on a range of advertising and other joint activities worldwide to promote tourism to Singapore.The global tie-up will give tourists the opportunity to visit new places of interest in Singapore with packages priced from as low as US$33 per person per night.Other initiatives to encourage travel to Singapore include free transfers from airport to hotel; admission to seven key attractions such as the Singapore Zoological Garden and Sentosa; unlimited rides on the SIA Hop-on Bus; a coffee/tea and toast set at Ya Kun Kaya Toast, a well-known local chain of coffee houses that serve traditional toasts with kaya (egg and coconut jam); an international calling card; a voucher worth S$10 for dining in the city; and shopping vouchers worth S$10 each to shop at Singapore Changi Airport. “With so many new attractions being added to Singapore’s tourism landscape, the city is bristling with vibrancy. We are very excited to collaborate with STB and CAG to promote Singapore as the destination of choice. To further entice travellers, customers who sign up for our special Singapore holiday offers will enjoy added value in the form of dining and shopping vouchers,” said Mr. Goh Choon Phong, Singapore Airlines’ Executive Vice President, Marketing and the Regions. SIA Holidays and SilkAir Holidays packages comprise two nights’ stay in Singapore and a further two nights’ stay in any of the Singapore Airlines and SilkAir destinations beyond Singapore. This includes cities in Australia, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines and the Maldives. Package prices start from S$268 per person on a twin-sharing basis.