Travel Agents Association of India is the largest travel association in India. It was established back in 1951. Its abbreviation TAAI is well recognized all over the world.
The main purpose of Travel Agents Association of India is to provide and protect the travel agents in India and help in the growth and development in the tourism industries in the country.
Travel Agents Association of India is handled by skilled professionals who realize the need of ethical and dynamic performance. It has also been considered as the voice of the Travel and Tourism industry in India.
The allied members of TAAI are IATA, travel suppliers, such as Airlines & General Sales Agencies, hotels, Transport companies, cruise lines, and tour operators.
The main missions of Travel Agents Association of India is to apply superior technical skills to the job on hand, to deliver the highest quality of services, to act with responsibility within sound financial parameters and finally to built trust and credibility in the marketplace.
To be a member of Travel Agents Association of India is whole together a different criterion. The membership spot of TAAI is multi-faceted with Active, Allied and Associate members comprising of IATA accredited Travel Agencies, Airlines and General Sales Agencies, Hotels and Tour operators. The membership criteria for each category differs as the Active members (travel agent) need to be an IATA Agent; whereas the Inbound Tour Operators must be recognized by the Department of Tourism, Government of India.
Travel Agents Association of India is aware of the exceptional pace in which the travel industry is growing. Therefore, to keep a check on any unethical practices by the member agencies, TAAI has got a strict Code of Ethics that sets certain parameters for the members. These norms ask the travel agents and tour operators to maintain an honest and clear relation with the travelers with proper information on deals, schemes and monetary issues. With TAAI traveling becomes much easier and safer.