It was in the year 1999, when Mr. Raed Elkabbany introduced Royal Cleopatra cruises which was the first eco-friendly cruise introduced on the Nile River. This venture attracted international interest so Mr. Raed Elkabbany started marketing Egypt Nile cruises worldwide; in 2009 the company was re-christened as Vantage Travel International.
Today, VTI is involved in producing innovative travel products and services, which include Nile River cruises, hotel accommodations, tour packages, airline reservations, Red Sea holiday packages and more.
Meticulous planning, local expertise and sound understanding of travelers needs have enabled VIT to enjoy the trust and support of its high regarded clients.
Our strength lies in our ability to produce innovative tour products and services. We maintain a team of professionals who dedicatedly study all inbound requests thoroughly before planning an itinerary to ensure hassle free holidays for our guests. We’re not a chain; we’re an organized network providing service for different travelers and destinations. Through our local network, we’ve created a web of specialized services that can be customized for individual needs.
Continually providing a vast array of innovative ideas and quality services, VTI commits itself as a leader in promoting the enrichment of mankind and the globalization of the world as we embark on the journey into this twenty-first century. We narrow the gap of misunderstanding between people by promoting international cultural exchanges and by serving as a major source of information.
We are dedicated to creating and facilitating travel experiences that expand awareness and give each person a true sense of Egypt culture when they are visiting. Nobody can do this better because our roots are here and we know how to give each client the most complete travel experience at the best price.
VTI embraces a business philosophy emphasizing the importance of honor, integrity and individual character. Our team members are passionate advocates for service to the community while at the same time seeking creative ways to make international connections that contribute significantly to a positive quality of life and a sound business environment for all.
At VTI, we believe that globalism and individuality do co-exist.
- Personalized services
- Competitive rates through our strong buying power
- Specialized team for FIT’s, groups, incentives & conferences
- Consultation provided at your doorstep
- Extended business hours
Products & SERVICES:
VTI, through its suite of innovative products and services offers tailor-made tours for frequent independent travelers (FIT) and groups, ground transportation, cruises, shore excursions, sightseeing tours, Red Sea holiday packages, hotel reservations and airline ticketing. We provide a 24-hour assistance service for all our clients.
VTI provides hotels throughout Egypt to suit the requirements of all the classes. Our hotels range from budget to the most premium hotels available.
VIT offers an array of cars ranging from premium to medium sized to small cars. All our cars are well maintained and less than 2 years old. Our chauffeurs are friendly, professional and uniformed. We can also provide, on request, English-speaking chauffeur for foreign clients.
VTI, in its endeavor to provide value added services offers its valued clients, train services between Cairo, Luxor and Aswan as an alternative to domestic flights. For our clients, all reservations are booked on first class trains only.
VTI is proud to offer some of the very best cruise ships sailing on the Nile River today. We also offer Dahabiya sailing cruises on the Nile and cruises on Lake Nasser. We closely monitor the local Nile cruise companies so we can provide up-to-date information and reservations of these cruises when requested.
Vantage Travel International has emerged as a wholesaler selling hotels and resorts worldwide to travel agents throughout India. We provide competitive rates through our strong buying power and personalized services.
Destination Management Service:
Our experienced destination managers, study every new inquiry received by we receive. The study includes details like group inclusive tours, handling VIPs, special interest tours, educational study tours, shore excursions, ground handling services and places of interest. As a result every VTI package turns out to be an innovative discovery.
As a professional conference organizer, we offer end-to-end solutions in managing conferences, seminars, workshops etc. Our conference management team provides services from concept to compilation. Services include:
- Program & budget planning
- Hotel/venue selection & booking
Every incentive group is accompanied by a representative of our agency, who fully manages the services provided by our local partners and also takes care of the client, so in the event of anything unexpected occurs, the client feels nothing.
Associations & Memberships:
VTI is proud to be associated with the travel industry leaders worldwide. Our business affiliates give us a competitive edge and a strategic position in every facet of the tourism industry to provide our clients with an all-encompassing travel supplier.
The following is the list of our affiliates:
- Ministry of Tourism
- Egyptian Travel Agents Association (ETAA)
- American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA)
- Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA)
Management & Contact INFORMATION:
- Mr. Raed Elkabbany – Managing Director
- Ms. Dalia Abd El Rahim – Operations & Deputy Manager
- Mr. Sameh El Shawarby – Senior Manager
- Ms. Terri Heeter – Marketing Specialist
- Ms. Fagr Adel Mahmoud – Administrative Assistant
- Dr. Abd El Rahman Mohamed – Business Attorney
- Mr. Zaher El Sawy - Accountant
Egypt: 115 Althawra St. - Heliopolis - Cairo
Phone: +202 24182735 or +202 24182736
Egypt Branches: Sharm El Sheik - Hurghada - Marsa Alam - Aswan - Luxor
Australia: 21/355 Waterloo Rd., Chullora, Sydney NSW 2190
Germany: Mozartstrasse 7, D-77871 Renchen, Germany