SOURCE: Air France Holidays

July 09, 2007 10:30 ET

Air France Holidays Launches Vacation Packages to Africa

New Exotic African Destinations Appeal to Every Type of Adventurer

BOTHELL, WA--(Marketwire - July 9, 2007) - Experience the richness of all that is Africa -- history, culture, landscape, and wildlife -- with the assurance of a trusted travel partner. From the mild to the wild, Air France Holidays is now offering numerous vacation packages to Africa with options that are sure to fit every budget and adventure style.

"We are very excited to add Africa to the list of Air France Holidays' destinations. This new venture provides our customers with the options and flexibility they require, while maintaining our mission of affordable, quality travel," says Paul Barry, President of Air France Holidays. "Africa offers diverse travel experiences from the beauty and serenity of the Serengeti to the ancient wonders of the Egyptian pyramids, and everything in-between."

Sample packages:
Presenting Johannesburg - (5 Hotel Nights) from $1,749
Cape Town & Safari Special - (6 Hotel Nights) from $2,709
African Adventure - (8 Hotel Nights) from $3,479
Magic of South Africa - (10 Hotel Nights) from $3639
Package Includes:

Roundtrip airfare on Air France, hotel accommodations, daily breakfast, flight between cities, transfer between airport/hotel, hotel taxes, service charges and airline fuel surcharges. Some packages include meals, sightseeing tours and other features.

The above rates are per person based on double occupancy. For more information on these African vacation packages and to make reservations, visit or call a reservations specialist at 800-237-2623 (6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT Monday - Friday and 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Saturday and Sunday).

When traveling with Air France Holidays you can expect the very best. Our travel experts are trained to assist in every detail from the start of the booking process though the completion of the travel experience. Air France Holidays' commitment to excellence has been recognized by the French Government Tourist Office in 2005 and 2006 as the recipient of their "Tour Operator of the Year" award.

About Air France Holidays:

Air France Holidays is the tour division of Air France, a private label vacation program operated by Europe Express First Choice since 2004. Air France Holidays offers exciting air-inclusive vacations to France, Tahiti, as well as popular cities in Europe and other international destinations. Customized itineraries, group vacations, and special interest activities provide flexibility and added trip personalization. Travelers can travel with Air France Holidays from 125 U.S. cities through code-share agreement with SkyTeam partners Delta, Continental and Northwest.

Contact Information

  • For more information please contact:

    Paul Schneider
    Sales & Marketing Manager
    Email Contact
    800-237-2623 ex. 339

    Kelsey Merwick
    Public Relations Coordinator
    Email Contact
    800-237-2623 ex. 203