EXCLUSIVE FAMILIARIZATION TRIPS

Being a Millennial in Travel isn't just about checking out the coolest spots across the globe, it's about conquering them!

Millennials in Travel is excited to offer exclusive FAM trips to our active, annual dues-paying members. In conjunction with destinations, hotels, airlines, tour operators and other ground service providers, we are pleased to offer exclusive opportunities to learn about some amazing products alongside our peers. In return, our members gain invaluable first hand knowledge to help them succeed in promoting and selling destinations and provide our valued FAM partners with exposure across social media channels and throughout our network of professionals.

If you are interested in hosting our qualified Millennials in Travel members on a FAM, 
please contact Monika Weinsoft, Director of Operations.

MILLENNIALS IN TRAVEL INVITES YOU experience Thompson Playa del carmen and thompson beach house

Join fellow Millennials in Travel members as you experience the beach vibes and urban sophistication at the Thompson Playa del Carmen. Enjoy sun-splashed luxury from one of the hottest new luxury destination hotels in the heart of the Riviera Maya. From the beach life to the nightlife, this unparalleled experience awaits those seeking a vibrant boutique hotel at the heart of Playa del Carmen’s Quinta Avenida. Choose to spend the day exploring nearby ruins, snorkeling in cenotes and navigating street-level shopping stalls or treat yourself to a relaxing massage and afternoon soak in the sun on our sweeping roof deck — an unmatched infinity pool stretching an entire city block.

The participation cost is FREE for qualified Millennials in Travel members. Accommodations, meals, non-alcoholic beverages, a special activity arranged by the hotel and airport/hotel transfers are included. Pre and Post stays are available at $119++, based on availability. Each participant may bring one guest for a small supplement, pending approval by Millennials in Travel. Please inquire for more information.

Cost: FREE for approved MIT members / $100 per approved guest (in shared room with MIT member)

Application Deadline: June 30, 2017

FAM Dates: Please see application to request your preferred dates. Departure dates will be determined by the June 30 deadline and you will be notified the first week of July. 

INCLUSION:

  • 3 nights accommodations in a Luxury King Room (single occupancy or sharing with your guest)
  • Programmed meals and selected beverages
  • A special activity arranged by the hotel
  • Round trip airport - hotel transfers

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Airfare to/from Cancun International Airport
  • Airport taxes and baggage fees
  • Gratuities at your discretion
  • Dining and beverages not included in program
  • Travel insurance
  • Incidentals or any items not listed as inclusions

Questions? Email fams@millennialsintravel.com


MILLENNIALS IN TRAVEL INVITES YOU experience impact travel in the dominican republic with fathom travel
miami to the dominican republic

APRIL 10-17, 2016

Join fellow Millennials in Travel members on an Impact Travel mission to the Dominican Republic.  Led by Sarah Nelson Wandrey, National Manager of Exclusive FAMs, this Fathom social impact voyage to the Dominican Republic is travel with purpose. Travel with meaning. Travel that gives you and your fellow travelers the opportunity to have a genuine impact on the well-being of the people you'll meet. During your time on shore, you'll work directly alongside the people of the Dominican communities surrounding the quiet port of Amber Cove, as you focus together on economic, environmental and educational projects that can make a lasting difference in their lives.

This 7-night program begins and ends in Miami, Florida and is open to qualified Millennials in Travel member travel agents and their traveling companion. After embarking in Miami, you'll set sail for Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic where you'll spend 3 days in community-based programs before returning to Miami. For a detailed itinerary, please click here

The participation cost is FREE for both guests, but airfare to/from Miami is not included. Taxes, fees, port expenses and gratuities are supplemental (outlined in exclusions). Single accommodations are subject to availability and will incur a $500 supplement. 

As a chosen participant, you will also be able to promote this trip to your friends and family at 50% off standard rates! As an additional incentive, if you book 5+ cabins to the Dominican Republic on any April/May date, you will receive a free cabin on Fathom's cruise to Cuba.

Cost: FREE

Application Deadline: HAS ENDED

INCLUSION:

  • 7 nights accommodations aboard the ship
  • Meals and selected beverages
  • Impact Activities including ground transfers
  • On-board events
  • Millennial Symposium

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Airfare to/from Miami, Florida
  • Port taxes & fees ($208 per person)
  • Gratuities ($11.50/day per person)
  • Specialty restaurants 
  • Accommodations in Miami (if necessary)
  • Travel insurance
  • Any items not listed as inclusions

Questions? Email fams@millennialsintravel.com


Millennials in travel invites you to experience
botswana & cape town, south africa

December 4-14, 2015

Join fellow Millennials in Travel members, in partnership with Belmond, South African Airways, and Tour D'Afrique on an exclusive familiarization trip featuring Botswana and Cape Town! Belmond has graciously extended this unique opportunity to experience 5 nights in three luxury Botswana safari camps and 4 nights exploring Cape Town with 3 days of activities including a city tour, a full day winelands tour and a cultural tour with an excursion to Robben Island. 

Botswana is the old Africa, one of the world's last great wilderness areas.  The Northern region in Chobe and the Okavango simply can not be tamed.  Anticipate breathtaking contrasts, untamed beauty, and parched expanses of sand teaming with wildlife.

Vibrant and cosmopolitan, Cape Town is blessed with a richly diverse array of attractions and cultural activities.  Whether dining on exotic Cape cuisine, sampling legendary wines, soaking up the vistas from nearby Table Mountain, or strolling bustling markets amidst lively locals, you won't be short of things to do in this exhilarating city.

Cost: $775 per person

Application Deadline: HAS ENDED

INCLUSION:

  • 10 nights luxury accommodations
  • Most meals and selected beverages
  • Internal flights within Botswana
  • Transfers in Cape Town & Botswana
  • 2.5 days of Cape Town activities

EXCLUSIONS:

  • International airfare (Discount on SAA of $399++)
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Airport taxes & baggage fees
  • Any items not listed as inclusions

Questions? Email fams@millennialsintravel.com


Millennials in travel & asta's young professional society INVITE you to the INAUGURAL sailing of the NORWEGIAN escape in the us virgin islands, british virgin islands & the Bahamas

NOvember 9-14, 2015

NCL Escape

Join fellow Millennials in Travel members and ASTA's Young Professional Society (YPS) in the launch of Norwegian Cruise Line's newest ship, Norwegian Escape. In this inaugural sailing, forty travel agent MIT & YPS members will have a first look at this amazing ship. Embark in Miami and visit St. Thomas (US Virgin Islands), Tortola (British Virgin Islands) and Nassau (Bahamas), before disembarking back in Miami. This leadership retreat will allow millennials to re-focus, rejuvenate, and re-inspire passion within the retail travel industry. 

Cost: $175 per person

Application Deadline: HAS ENDED

INCLUSION:

  • 5 nights cabin accommodations
  • Meals and selected beverages
  • Port taxes
  • Gratuities
  • Special events on-board

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Airfare to/from MIA
  • Accommodations in Miami (if necessary)
  • Travel insurance
  • Airport taxes & baggage fees
  • Any items not listed as inclusions

Questions? Email fams@millennialsintravel.com


MILLENNIALS IN TRAVEL Invites you to experience chile with lan Airlines & skorpios cruises

october 16-26, 2015 

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Join fellow Millennials in Travel members on an exclusive familiarization trip featuring  Chile! 

Turismo Chile in partnership with Hotel Cumbres Lastaria, Hotel Remota and Skorpios Cruises has graciously extended this unique opportunity for qualified travel agents to experience 9 nights in 2 luxury hotels and aboard the Skorpios III. Partner airline LAN Airlines has extended complimentary international economy airfare from LAX or JFK. 

Straddling the Pacific Coast for more than 2,500 miles, Chile offers an eclectic and extreme variety of topography and experiences ripe for exploration. Start near the center, in Santiago, the country’'s vibrant capital. Travel to Chile's remote southern tip to experience Magellanic fjords and channels and conclude in vast, diverse and amazing Patagonia. Discover the beauty of lush Torres del Paine National Park, viewing majestic glaciers, deep turquoise lakes and turbulent waterfalls. You'’ll discover Chile'’s wondrous extremes!

Cost: FREE

Application Deadline: HAS ENDED

INCLUSION:

  • 6 nights luxury accommodations
  • 3 nights cabin accommodations on Skorpios III
  • Most meals and selected beverages
  • International Economy Air on LAN from JFK/LAX
  • Transportation within Chile
  • Daily activities and touring

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Airfare to/from JFK/LAX (gateway determined by LAN)
  • Accommodations in Los Angeles or New York (if necessary)
  • Travel insurance
  • Airport taxes & baggage fees
  • Gratuities
  • Any items not listed as inclusions

Questions? Email fams@millennialsintravel.com


Millennials in travel invites you to experience India

September 12-24 2015

Join fellow Millennials in Travel members, in partnership with Greaves Tours, LLC. and Virgin Atlantic on an exclusive familiarization trip featuring Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Udaipu, Jodhpur, and Mumbai.

Greaves Tours, LLC.  has graciously extended this unique opportunity for qualified travel agents and media professionals to experience 10 nights in five luxury hotels and partner airline Virgin Atlantic has extended complimentary international airfare from JFK.

Discover a blend of cultures, colors and contrasts that is India. Encounter temples and palaces with serene settings not found anywhere else in the world.  India is a land of huge diversity and extremes and an incredible wealth of history and culture.  This itinerary will explore contrasting Old and New Delhi and feature the rich diversity of Rajasthan, from the bustling metropolis of Jaipu to the tranquil majesty of Udaipur.  We will be awestruck by the formidable ramparts of Jodhpur's Mehrangarh Fort and conclude with metropolitan Mumbai, bursting with vivid bazaars and rich heritage.

Cost: $500 per person

Application Deadline: HAS ENDED

INCLUSION:

  • 10 nights luxury accommodations
  • International Air on Virgin Atlantic (from JFK)
  • Most meals and selected beverages
  • Transportation within India
  • Daily activities and touring

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Airfare to/from JFK 
  • Accommodations in New York (if necessary)
  • Travel insurance
  • Airport taxes & baggage fees
  • Gratuities
  • Any items not listed as inclusions

Questions? Email fams@millennialsintravel.com


Millennials in travel invites you to experience
the beautiful hawaiian island of O'ahu

August 25-30, 2015

Join fellow Millennials in Travel Members, in partnership with the O'ahu Visitors Bureau on an exclusive familiarization trip featuring Turtle Bay Resort, Kahala Hotel & Resort and The MODERN Honolulu.

As an exclusive MIT benefit, selected participants will receive a $50 per person to be applied towards the cost of airfare!*

The O'ahu Visitors Bureau would like to welcome members of Millennials in Travel to learn morea bout the energizing island of O'ahu.  Offering so much more than the world famous Waikiki and historic Pearl Harbor, come explore some of the off-the-beaten path experiences and fall in love with an island generations before have always loved.

This in-depth FAM will include visits to some of O'ahu's finest hotels, restaurants, and attractions, and culminate with participants earning the prestigious designation of O'ahu Master Specialist.  This FAM will also coincide with the Hawai'i Tourism Authority's Annual Tourism Conference, a great opportunity to network with Hawai'i's finest.

Cost: FREE

Application Deadline: HAS ENDED

INCLUSION:

  • 5 nights luxury accommodations
  • Most meals and selected beverages
  • Transfers within Hawai'i
  • Selected activities

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Airfare to/from HNL* 
  • Gratuities to drivers
  • Travel insurance
  • Airport taxes & baggage fees
  • Any items not listed as inclusions

Questions? Email fams@millennialsintravel.com

* Airfare is selected participants responsibility however Millennials in travel will extend a $50 per person airfare reimbursement to be applied towards the cost of your flight for this FAM.

**This FAM is a joint venture with Millennials in Travel and Young Travel Professionals and is limited to qualified travel agents, preferred Hawaii tour operators and media. Agents will be required to complete the prerequisite Hawai‘i Visitors & Convention Bureau’s Hawai‘i Destination Specialist training and the O‘ahu In-Depth Island Training. Both can be found at www.agents.gohawaii.com. Air credit offer is exclusive to qualified 2015 dues-paying members of Millennials in Travel and is only applicable to this FAM program. Hawaii air credit is non-transferable and non-refundable in the case of cancellations or changes. Air credit will be paid as reimbursement upon completion of the FAM. Receipt showing ticketed air is required and should be submitted to Director of Membership Monika Weinsoft: monika@millennialsintravel.com. Detailed exclusions, inclusions and terms and conditions will provided upon acceptance of applicant's participation. A submitted application does not guarantee acceptance. All applicants will be notified via email of acceptance. This invitation is non-transferable and applicable to 2015 dues-paying members of Millennials in Travel.


MILLENNIALS IN TRAVEL INVITES YOU TO the INAUGURAL launch of the fam program in Montage deer valley for a weekend of luxury

AUGUST 1-3, 2014

montage

Join Millennials in Travel in the launch of our Exclusive FAMs program.  Experience luxury at the Montage Deer Valley.  Once you arrive, Montage lays on the luxury with a complimentary 3-day weekend including tons of foodie experiences - a evening at Apex, another at the famous Burgers and Bourbon, plus lunch at Royal Street Café.  Enjoy the outdoor summer concert at the Deer Valley amphitheater, scenic lift ride and local favorite, Park City Sunday Market.  Get firsthand knowledge of the city and meet other Millennials agents. Before returning home, top it all off with a 60 minute treatment at the exquisite Spa Montage.  

Cost: FREE

Application Deadline: HAS ENDED

INCLUSION:

  • 2 nights luxury accommodations
  • Some meals and selected beverages
  • Hotel transfers
  • Selected activities

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Airfare to/from SLC
  • Travel insurance
  • Airport taxes & baggage fees
  • Gratuities
  • Any items not listed as inclusions

Questions? Email fams@millennialsintravel.com


A submitted application does not guarantee acceptance on the program. Detailed exclusions, inclusions, an itinerary, and terms & conditions will be provided upon acceptance of applicant's participation.  All applicants will be notified via email of acceptance or denial in due time. Participation is limited to those sectors deemed applicable by the hosting sponsors and not determined by Millennials in Travel. If international/domestic airfare is included, dates and routing are set and confirmed in Economy Class; no deviations are allowed unless authorized by the hosting sponsors. All attendees must be current dues-paying members of Millennials in Travel and must sign a waiver of participation. Please do not book airfare or additional accommodations without the approval of Millennials in Travel.