MILWAUKEE -- TransGlobal Vacations, a Mark Travel company, created
a summer charter program to Orlando using Transmeridien Airlines
from Minneapolis/St. Paul.
In addition, there is a separate tour series to Fort Myers,
Fla., using scheduled Delta flights.
The Orlando charters begin June 19 and continue every Wednesday
through Aug. 7, with three-night rates starting at $289.99 per
The Fort Myers plan operates Mondays, July 1 through Aug. 19,
with rates starting at $534.99 for three nights.
The charters to Orlando pay a base 10% commission. When Delta
scheduled fares are used to Fort Myers, the commission is 5% on the
air portion and 10% on the land portion, regardless of whether the
booking is made by phone or electronically, said a TransGlobal
In addition to air travel (including a $20 fuel surcharge),
packages cover accommodations in both destinations.
The lead hotel for Orlando is the Econolodge Maingate Resort,
where children ages 12 and younger eat free (one child per paying
Orlando vacations using the Buena Vista Suites begin at $419.99
for three nights' accommodations and a daily American breakfast
Vacations to Fort Myers, with rates beginning at $534.99 per
person, double, feature three nights' accommodations at the Sanibel
Harbour Resort & Spa.
Clients who choose the Holiday Inn, Naples, south of Fort Myers,
pay rates from $359.99 per person, double. At this hotel, children
age 12 and younger eat free with an adult.
Prices do not include passenger facility charges of up to $4.50
each way, segment fees up to $3 per segment and a security fee up
to $10 per person.
To book, agents can call (800) 338-2160. TransGlobal Vacations
also can be booked using VAX Vacation Access and the major GDSs.