HOUSTON: Carving out a name and place for itself in the Indian travel industry over the past three decades, Riya Travel & Tours is now set to do one better in this country with a steady expansion of its services and base of operations as well.
It launched its Houston Branch on August 15, the day India gained its independence from British rule. This is its fifth branch, the other four being at Irving TX, Philadelphia, New York and New Jersey. The Houston launch event was attended by top airline representatives, well-wishers and guests.
The airliners which attended the event included Emirates, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Etihad to name a few. Besides, the occasion was graced with the presence of top business executives, professionals and dignitaries from the local community. Representatives of the print and mass media were also present.
Benson Samuel, CEO / Director Riya Travels & Tours, thanked all the attendees and also made a special mention of their loyal customers by stating that “it is only with the support of our valued and loyal customers that we are able to progress and achieve our goals” and pitched for their continued support. The next stop for Riya’s expansion is burgeoning Chicago market in Midwest.
Riya Travel & Tours provides a wide range of services to its patrons including domestic and international ticketing, hotel reservation, itinerary planning, visa assistance, overseas travel insurance, car rentals, home calling cards and global SIM cards and rail booking, among others.
It is accredited to IATA (International Air Transport Association) and is a member of TAAI (Travel Agents Association of India), TAFI (Travel Agents Federation of India) and IATO (Indian Association of Tour Operators).
Having over three decades of experience in the travel industry Riya Group has expanded all over the country with 45 offices and 3 overseas in the US. With over 1500 professionals to assist the customers, it offers expert guidance and attention to detail giving one optimum value for the money.
Benson pointed out that “Rica’s travel portal is dedicated to help travelers not only to plan out but also to book exciting trips and much more. Our mission as an organization is to create inspiring and meaningful experiences that connect people and places together. Airline ticketing being our core activity is what we have gained many praises for. The epitome of high quality services and timely deliveries has won Riya recognition and laurels, accolades and awards from various quarters.”