MakeMyTrip has launched a U.S.-based (New York) operation, IndiaAhoy, a B2B portal which sells India packages exclusively through travel agents and tour operators. India Ahoy offers customised packages to India for both group departures and FIT travellers. The packages on offer are cultural tours, adventure holidays, wildlife safaris, Ayurveda and wellness tours, luxury packages, golf trips, pilgrimages and romantic packages.
IndiaAhoy.com is designed for U.S. travel agents to explore the products, access immediate online support and connect live with India experts. Agents registered with the site will receive leads when consumers contact the site directly.Founded in 2000, makemytrip.com recorded USD 330 million in sales for the fiscal year ending March 2009, according to the company. The company said it sells more than 200 packages, 1,000 room nights and 15,000 flights daily in India. It works with Air India, Kingfisher Airlines, Jet Airways, Taj Hotels, Oberoi Hotels, ITC Hotels, Sarovar Hotels and WelcomHeritage Hotels, among other preferred suppliers.