G Adventures Named Best Tour Operator, Adventure Travel

30 Jan 2012
Adventure travel leader recognized by U.S. agents for the second consecutive year

G Adventures, the world’s adventure travel leader, has been named Best Tour Operator, Adventure Travel, in the 2011 annual Leisure Travel Leaders Awards. Sponsored by Travalliance, the awards call on travel agents from across the U.S. to vote by written ballot for their top suppliers and destinations in multiple categories. Readers of Vacation Agent magazine, Agent@Home magazine and TravelPulse vote as well. Representing a base of more than 80,000 travel agents, G Adventures secured the top honour for the second consecutive year.

“Having opened up our U.S. office less than two years ago, we have been overwhelmed by the tremendous support shown by travel agents across the country,” says Bruce Poon Tip, G Adventures’ founder. “They share our passion for life-changing travel and commitment to leading with service.”

“We’re pleased to report a 30 per cent sales growth when compared with the same time last year,” adds Poon Tip.

For more information please visit www.gadventures.com.

About G Adventures
G Adventures is an adventure-travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable small-group tours, safaris and expeditions to more than 100 countries. Powered by an international team of passionate travellers, the award-winning trips embrace authentic accommodation, exotic cuisine and local transport to put travellers on a first-name basis with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. The intimate, authentic and sustainable approach to small-group travel introduces travellers to the highlights of a destination while offering the freedom to explore it on their own. Whatever age, interest, ability or budget, G Adventures has a genuine life-changing experience. For more information please visit www.gadventures.com.