The founders of Tamil Nadu (TN)-based tour operator, GBR Travels, N D Ramsingh and Guna Raja Bhaskaran, recently launched an online travel portal, 1stfly.com. The site’s operations will be managed out of Chennai. the site provides services like air and bus ticketing, hotel booking, car rental and domestic holiday packages. The soft launch of the website was done last year and the company has since been studying the market response.
The company plans to focus on introducing packages to offbeat destinations in South India. Ramsingh said, “The states of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh have a lot of untapped destinations. We will be including these destinations in our packages. We are planning to launch these packages by next month or early next year.”
The company is planning to launch segment-wise packages next year. “We have received a lot of queries from people who want to visit an entire circuit comprising historical places or religious destinations. added Ramsingh
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