We provide comprehensive travel services for individuals, companies and the travel trade across 6 continents. We manage everything from business and incentive travel to worldwide tour operations, including leisure, sports and active holidays. We also offer sales and marketing services for a broad range of hotels, along with specialist travel services for government and offshore and marine industries.
Exciting and innovative brands, providing a range of travel options to customers
Business to Business
Supporting businesses to serve their clients, with an extensive business to business
Our dnata-owned and partner brands are leaders in their respective fields, from safari experience provider Arabian Adventures to our flagship travel brand, dnata Travel.
Arabian Adventures is the Gulf’s leading destination management company, with a client list that includes many of the world’s most respected tour operators, incentive houses and cruise lines, as well as a popular direct-to-consumer offering. It offers travellers personalised service and genuine Arabian hospitality, plus the peace of mind that comes with booking with the region's most experienced tour operator. The full service offering includes everything from planning, contracting hotel space, and operation of excursions and safaris to assistance on departure. Arabian Adventures is committed to conserving the environment and is the only operator in the Middle East to have consistently been awarded CEMARS carbon reduction accreditation since 2010. Its Dubai-based safaris operate in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and a portion of the fee is donated to local conservation projects.
In 2014, dnata partnered with City Sightseeing Worldwide in a joint venture to run tour bus services in Dubai. City Sightseeing Worldwide was founded in Spain in 1999 and has grown to be the largest 'hop onhop off' bus tour company in the world with open top buses.
Made up of over 200 retail outlets, a multi-lingual call centre and a multi-language / currency website, dnata Travel operates across the UAE, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Afghanistan, Iraq and India. Offering a broad range of travel product; flights, hotels, holidays, tours, cruises, car hire,travel insurance and visa services – it is a truly comprehensive offering, where you’ll find competitive rates alongside excellent service, for peace of mind.
Established over 20 years ago, Emirates Holidays offers high quality tailor-made package holidays to travellers in 38 countries, based on Emirates’ expanding airline network. It is the largest airline tour operator in the Middle East, offering packages to worldwide destinations, and also serves a growing international customer base, with an emphasis on Dubai, the Indian Ocean and Far East Asia. Emirates Holidays specialises in complete tailor-made itineraries covering everything from flights and hotel bookings to excursions, which it can organise at any destination. Hand-picked destinations are carefully selected and checked to ensure each detail is perfect.
EmQuest is a travel technology provider that offers innovative solutions, products and services to different companies across the UAE. We provide a large suite of products and service offerings that are designed to align with the unique and specific requirements of the varying types of businesses within the dynamic environment of travel. We deliver a large network of branded content and services through our various platforms to provide our customers with a competitive product offering. We are committed to creating exceptional travel experiences. Our services touch every step of the travel industry, and together with our travel partners, we can play a pivotal role in shaping how the world travels.
Global Travel Group
The Global Travel Group has been established for over twenty years, inspiring people to run their own successful business within the dynamic world of travel in the UK. Acting as a consortia, members benefit from negotiated commercial terms with leading suppliers, in-house technology and ATOL bonding, which allows members to dynamically package and tailor holidays to their client’s needs. The Global Travel Group became part of dnata in late 2014, as part of the Stella Travel Services acquisition.
Gold Medal (UK) became part of dnata in early 2014. It has a long history as an award-winning flight consolidator and tour operator, specialising in tailor-made itineraries covering everything from simple scheduled air to complex multi-centre holidays.
As destination management specialists in the UAE and Oman, Gulf Ventures has been successfully trading in the Arabian Gulf for over 40 years and is proud of its industry acclaim. With a multi-lingual, multi-cultural team, we strive to surpass our clients' expectations with a range of services to individual, group or cruise travellers as well as multi-nationals and government departments. Services include visa assistance, meet and greet, airport transfers, tours and excursions, pre and post cruise services, accommodation, special interest activities and corporate events.
Imagine Cruising is one of the UK's leading cruise and stay holiday distributors with expertise in both the tour operating and retailing of cruises, working with all the leading UK and international cruise lines. Based in Swindon, UK, with offices in Cape Town and Dubai, Imagine Cruising provides passengers with a range of cruise options around the world.
Acquired by dnata in early 2014 – as part of the Gold Medal Travel Group – Netflights.com is a UK-based business that offers thousands of air fares covering hundreds of routes around the world, along with a choice of over 40,000 hotels and car hire options, with more than 8,500 pick-up and drop-off points available. It is made up of a multi-award-winning website and an expert team of sales agents, with bookings able to be made online or on the phone.
Sunmaster offers UK customers great value holidays to sunny destinations. The experienced team works to source the very best deals, and the many thousands of customers each year are testament to this. Sunmaster was acquired by dnata in late 2014 – as part of Stella Travel Services – and takes bookings on the phone from its call centre, or online.
Travel 2 is a UK-based B2B brand and, as part of Stella Travel Services, was acquired by dnata in late 2014. Multi-award-winning Travel 2 has been providing tailor-made holidays for over 34 years, and boasts an impressive portfolio of long haul products competitive airfares, a vast selection of hotels and villas, extensive touring options and cruise holidays.
With the acquisition of Travel Republic, a leading online travel agent, in 2012, we began providing our customers with access to 650 destinations worldwide through partnerships with over 100 airlines, along with a database of over 300,000 international hotels. Every year, over 2 million customers make their travel bookings through the Travel Republic website. As such, the company is set to be one of the largest travel companies in Europe, with websites and mobile sites in the UK, Ireland, Spain and Italy.
On the high street – with seven stores across the UK, on the phone and online; Travelbag offers tailormade travel through all its channels. Founded in 1979, and acquired by dnata in late 2014 – as part of Stella Travel Services – Travelbag continues to strengthen its market position, and one way it does that is through its team, with an award-winning Apprenticeship programme in place to support employees in developing their skills, to ultimately deliver better service and sales.
A professional network of expert travel planners, operating in UK, Ireland, UAE, South Africa, Netherlands, Belgium and Australia, who tailor-make bespoke leisure and corporate travel arrangements for customers who love personal service. More than 1,800 Travel Counsellors operate in seven countries and look after the travel itineraries of nearly half a million passengers a year.
Yalago is a global leisure bedbank specialising in Florida, the Caribbean, the Mediterranean, the Middle East, Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia. Yalago focuses on quality vs quantity, and maintain a low ‘hotel to contractor’ ratio, for best in class contract management. For up to date information follow Yalago on LinkedIn.