TripAdvisor recognizes local company

TripAdvisor has bestowed the prestigious 2016 Certificate of Excellence on Tropic Trails Island Adventures.

The company is a registered Tours and Excursions enterprise operating here.

Director of Operations at Tropic Trails Island Adventures, Rajiv Lennie, said in a statement that the company feels truly honoured by the recognition from the world’s premier travel advice website.

Lennie asserted that the award is a symbol of progress in the development of the tourism product in Saint Lucia.

“We are grateful to TripAdvisor and all of our wonderful guests who have consistently provided us with excellent reviews and making this day possible. This kind of recognition assures us of a job well done and we look forward to constantly evolving the product and our brand to serve you better,” he said.

Lennie recalled that the enterprise was registered in July 2014.

He disclosed that it began full time operations in December of that year.

Lennie said that Tropic Trails Island Adventures specializes in half and full day day all- inclusive signature tour packages to the most unique locations in Saint Lucia.

He noted that Chasing Waterfalls, Eco- Tour and Saint Lucia Outback Adventures are a few at the top of the list of the company’s exclusive signature packages.

According to the Operations Director, in February 2015, the Independence Day Cross Island Rainforest Hike was launched for the first time and was a remarkable success.

He said the hike takes participants through the deep interior of the island where beautiful vistas, rare flora and fauna are to be found.

“Due to the level of popularity and positive reviews, the event is marked to become annual as we look forward to next February where we shall be hosting the event again, “Lennie said in a statement to the Times.

He said that Tropic Trails Island Adventures is allied with a number of resorts and tour desk outlets on island as well as online wholesalers over the internet.

According to the company official, special local rates are available to Saint Lucian nationals currently resident on island, as well as group travel rates.

“This is a momentous achievement for our team, affiliate booking outlets and allied tour operators, as it is a mark of our growth and perseverance as an emerging brand in Saint Lucia, ”Lennie said of the TripAdvisor award.

He added:

“We recognize this occasion through the collective contributions of every member of our huge family that keeps on growing. Tropic Trails Island Adventures was started with a vision; to provide the most unique vacation experience in Saint Lucia. Two years on, we’ve more than surpassed expectations.”