Travel Experts & Industry Leaders
With over 40 years of experience in organising unforgettable holidays, Thompsons has become a proudly South African, trusted travel brand offering you incredible holiday specials around the world, exceptional personalised service, and extensive knowledge of local and international travel destinations. As South Africa's most experienced and trusted travel agents, Thompsons prides itself in delivering quality holidays to South Africans - whether you are looking for a weekend getaway, an island beach holiday, or a bucket-list multi-destination trip. Our travel experts have travelled to over 85 countries, so we truly do sell the world!
Thompsons For Travel
Thompsons for Travel is a division of Cullinan Holdings, operating as a vibrant online travel agency, with a team of experienced and trusted travel agents based in offices in Durban and Johannesburg. Chat to us online, give us a call or come visit us!
Our passionate teams are here for you, whether you need to book a flight, arrange a trip to visit a loved one, or enjoy that bucket-list, once-in-a-lifetime trip to Thailand, Mauritius, Europe, Disneyworld, or Victoria Falls. Our mission as South Africa's leading travel agent is to offer the finest holidays based on our expertise, passion, efficiency, knowledge, and service excellence.
Read our client testimonials to see why we are South Africa's most beloved retail travel brand.
Leading Travel Wholesaler
Thompsons Holidays is South Africa's leading travel wholesaler, catering primarily to leisure travellers based in Southern Africa. We pride ourselves on providing the finest, carefully selected collection of holidays to the most sought-after destinations, ensuring unbeatable value and the finest quality. This is paired with appealing bonus benefits, such as price guarantees for convenience-enhancing travel packages, and a vast, enticing array of excursions unique to each destination. Additionally, holidays requiring in-depth knowledge and expertise, such as sport travel, escorted tours and self-drives are handled by our travel specialists within the company.
Thompsons Holidays Groups and Incentives
With decades of experience and knowledgeable Group Travel Advisor Specialists, this division specialises in organising tailor-made packages for groups, meetings, large events, incentive travel, conferences, special events, and weddings – all with a personalised touch, ensuring the client’s needs are enhanced and fulfilled.
Cullinan Holdings, The Travel Corporation & The Treadright Foundation
The Cullinan Group operates some of the most reputable brands in Southern Africa travel and tourism, of which Thompsons is honoured to be part of, focusing on long-term partnerships, attracting and retaining the best talent in the industry, and actively looking for opportunities to benefit the broader community in the areas that we operate.
Thompsons, along with all the brands within Cullinan Holdings, is a member of the family-owned international travel group, The Travel Corporation (TTC), renowned and trusted for outstanding quality, service excellence, value, and reliability.
As a member of TTC, Thompsons is also a supporter of The TreadRight Foundation, a non-profit organisation dedicated to safeguarding the planet, people and wildlife found within the places we visit and support.