ROYAL CARIBBEAN INTERNATIONAL VOTED ‘FAVOURITE CRUISE’ BY OUTLOOK TRAVELLER FOR II YEAR IN A ROW
04/09/2015

Global cruise line Royal Caribbean International has been named the ‘Favourite Cruise’ for 2014 by Outlook Traveller, India’s leading travel magazine.

Online PR News – 09-April-2015 – NEW DELHI, March 31, 2015 – ROYAL CARIBBEAN INTERNATIONAL VOTED ‘FAVOURITE CRUISE’ BY OUTLOOK TRAVELLER FOR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

NEW DELHI, March 31, 2015 – Global cruise line Royal Caribbean International has been named the ‘Favourite Cruise’ for 2014 by Outlook Traveller, India’s leading travel magazine. Royal Caribbean was voted the winner by the magazine’s readers as part of its annual Outlook Traveller Survey for the second consecutive year. The award was presented to Mrs. Ratna Chadha, Chief Executive, TIRUN Travel Marketing, the exclusive India representative of Royal Caribbean International at the Dusit Devrana, New Delhi on March 27, 2015.

The survey was conducted with over 18,000 respondents and was revalidated by an eminent panel of jury. The awards are an authoritative benchmark of consumer preferences in the areas of travel and tourism across 30 categories, including hotels, airlines and holiday destinations.

Mrs Ratna Chadha, said on receiving the award, “We are thrilled to be named India’s “Favourite Cruise” for the second time in a row. Royal Caribbean International has initiated several marketing endeavours and new deployments in the Asian sub-continent to increase its consumer mindshare. The results of these activities are visible in our augmented market share and brand loyalty amongst Indians. I would like to thank our patrons, partners and above all Outlook Traveller readers for this honour. And I assure them that we will continue to innovate and elevate cruise experiences for Indian travellers in the coming years as well.”

With 22 ships sailing in 72 countries on six continents including Asia, Alaska and the Mediterranean, Royal Caribbean is renowned for its wide range of innovative and exciting activities and amenities for guests of all ages spanning the Royal Promenade, ice skating rink and DreamWorks entertainment on its Mariner of the Seas and Voyager of the Seas in Asia, to the Zip Line, AquaTheater and Central Park on the world’s largest ships Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas in the Caribbean and the newest, most futuristic ship Quantum of the Seas that has raised the bar when it comes to cruising with its game changing technology and ground breaking venues. Most of all, guests are treated to the brand’s hallmark friendly, engaging and personal Gold Anchor Service.

About Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean International is an award-winning global cruise brand with a 45-year legacy of innovation and introducing industry “firsts” never before seen at sea. The cruise line features an expansive and unmatched array of features and amenities only found on Royal Caribbean including, jaw-dropping, Broadway-style entertainment and industry-acclaimed programming that appeals to families and adventurous vacationers alike. Owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE/OSE: RCL), the cruise line sails 22 of the world’s most innovative cruise ships to the most popular destinations in the Caribbean, Europe, Alaska, South America, the Far East, and Australia and New Zealand. World renowned for its friendly and engaging Gold Anchor Service, delivered by every staff and crew member, Royal Caribbean has been voted “Best Cruise Line Overall” for 11 consecutive years in the Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards and named the “Best Cruise Operator” for 6 consecutive years at the TTG Travel Awards.


About TIRUN Travel Marketing:

TIRUN Travel Marketing is the exclusive India Representative for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. with a portfolio of 3 of its cruise brands including Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises. A leading travel marketing company, TIRUN Travel Marketing has been representing Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. in the country since 1993 and continues to successfully undertake exclusive marketing and sales for the various brands while also providing operational support pan-India. Headquartered in New Delhi, the company has proprietary offices in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Chennai as well as representative presence in Kolkata.

Recognised as India's premier cruise counselors, in 2013, TIRUN Travel Marketing celebrated 20 years of its partnership with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. in India.