Vintage Travel and Tours Zimbabwe
Vintage Travel & Tours commenced business operations
in February 1996. Vintage Travel is composed of highly qualifiedand experienced staff whose average experience is 25 years.
The company acquired membership of International Air Transport Association (IATA/UFTAA) licence no is 6820992-3 in 1996 ,ZTA (Zimbabwe Tourism Authority) licence No MA000731 and Zimbabwe Institute of Management in Zimbabwe. The company purchased the property in 1999 which is in prime business location.
Vintage Tours has Wholesale Rates for the following companies in South Africa.
- Forever Resorts
- Budget Rent a Car in South Africa and Namibia
- Blue Train
- Sun International
- Thompson Tours
In Zimbabwe the company has wholesale agreements with the following Hotels.
- Meikles Hotel
- African Sun Group of Hotels
- Victoria Falls Safari Lodge & Lokuthula Lodge
- Rainbow Tourism Group
British Airways chose Vintage Travel as its most popular Agent in the whole of Zimbabwe for 1999 and furthermore were upgraded from Silver member to Gold Club member, which is the highest recognition which can be accorded to any Travel Agent. The company received an Achievement Award for Most Improved Travel Agent for the year 2002-2003 from BA Comair and also from Cathay Pacific Airways in recognition of High Standard of Service for the year 2003 and recognition of Excellence award for the year 2003 – 2004 from British Airways. For the year 2005-2006 and 2007-2008, the company was awarded Certificate for 5th position by Ethiopian Airlines. For the year 2005-2006 the company was awarded No 1 position by Jet Airways.
In the year 2009 the company branded itself under the flagship of Harvey World Travel which has 450 offices around the world and still affiliated with Thompson Tours from South Africa .
The company is an affiliate member of Harvey World Travel since 2016.
In the year 2010, the company became a member of Travel Agents
Association of India (TAAI) licence No 3031 10 AO ZIM .In the same year joined Association Of Sa Travel Agents ASATA. The company is associated with( PATA )Pan Asian Travel Agents Association since 2010. The company in 2018 is associated with Association of British Travel Agents from United Kingdom (ABTA).
In the year 2012 the company has become Passenger Sales Agent for Jet Airways/Etihad in Zimbabwe.
In 2018 the company has signed with Matex subsidy of Govt Of Malaysia for students from Zimbabwe to study in different universities, investment inbound and outbound tourism from Malaysia .
In 2019 the company has joined African Tourism Board to promote Zimbabwe as Tourist Destination .