Services-NEWS Travel



When NEWS Travel started off, it only offered domestic travel services to a small set of destinations. Over the years, however, NEWS Travel has enhanced its list of offerings to include international travel, package tours, travel insurance, foreign exchange, etc., apart from offering some of the best domestic destinations coverage in the country.

Our client range has also evolved over the years. Initially, we catered specifically to individuals, families and small teams of people on a per-service basis. Today, our client range has expanded to include corporations going in for long-term contracts, large groups opting for chartering services, package tour customers, etc.

Our core services are the following:
  • International Tours
  • Domestic Tours
  • Package Tours
  • Foreign Exchange
  • Travel Insurance
  • Corporate Logistic Services
To find out more about each of these services, please visit the concerned page in the web site. For more information on any of the services listed, please contact us.

International Tours
NEWS Travel offers a range of packaged and customized international tours & cruises, also exotic river cruises to a number of destinations all over the world. With a network of on-the-site partners and personnel, NEWS Travel can ensure that every aspect of your journey is managed. To book your vacation, please contact us.

We offer the following services as part of our international travel service-set:
  • Hospitality Management Services
  • Foreign Exchange Services
  • Passport and Visa Services
Hospitality Management Services
Once you sign up with us, all you need to do is show up. All your hotel bookings, all your travel plans, ticketing, etc. can be handled by our team. After all, if you need to spend half your vacation time worrying about the various details associated with your trip, it sort of defeats the entire purpose of having a plan, no?

Foreign Exchange Services
Getting access to the currency you need when abroad can be a real pain, especially given that you are completely unfamiliar with the territory. Under such circumstances, NEWS Travel can be your most reliable friend, offering you the foreign exchange you need; when you need it. Once you sign in for your international tour, we shall be giving you a set of contact information. This contact shall be your single-point-of-contact for all your needs during your stay. Just give the contact a call and the rest will be taken care of!

Passport & Visa Services
NEWS Travel offers a host of passport and visa services including:
  • Passport Issuance & Renewal Advice
  • Tourist & Business Visa Services in association with Visa Logix in Cape Town
For further details on our passport and visa services, please contact us.

We offer the following domestic services:
  • Ticket Booking:Road, rail, water and air
  • Hotel Booking:Accommodation, meals, breakfast and wake-up schedules
  • Heritage Spots:Bookings as required, guided tours, souvenirs, etc.
For details on any of our domestic services, please contact us.

Package Tours
NEWS Travel offers a range of package tours that help you keep your vacation pleasurable, informative, quick, and hassle free. Tour any part of South Africa and explore the country as you never have before. The entire package delivers everything you might need in a trip of discovery: hotel bookings, food, guides, etc. Whether you are a family planning on a break or a couple seeking to go out on a trip all by yourselves, or a corporate team looking to have a structured holiday from work, we have domestic tours packages that cover all your needs.

Depending on the nature of the tour, our packages tours range from day-long events (city tours) to over two weeks in length (State-level / regional tours)

For more details on any of our package tours listed above, please contact us.

Foreign Exchange
NEWS Travel offers foreign exchange services to all its international travel customers, regardless of where they are. We can help you shore up the foreign currency you need as part of your planning for your travel, or we can get you the currency you need at competitive rates when you need currency abroad through our single point of contact. We offer the most competitive exchange rates to our clients, especially when compared to the rates we charge to clients who come to us only for currency exchange. 

If you have any questions regarding our currency exchange services, or if you need further information, please get in touch with us.

Travel Insurance
NEWS Travel has partnered with TIC EUROPASSISTANCE to bring to you professional insurance services that cover you, your luggage, and your family when you travel. Depending on your needs, you can choose from the following insurance schemes that TIC/EUROPASSISTANCE offers:
  • Leisure Comprehensive up to age 69
  • Leisure Standard up to age 69
  • Senior Age 70-79
  • Youth up to age 28 
Details of the various cover benefits you can get based on the scheme you choose are as provided below:

For further details about the travel insurance services we offer, please contact us. For more details about our insurance service provider, please visit their web site.