Aurora Expeditions Joins Virtuoso As Global Partner

Australia’s Aurora Expeditions has become a member of Virtuoso, expanding its global network to include Virtuoso’s advisors in Asia-Pacific and expands it to the more than 50 countries where Virtuoso operates.

Aurora Expeditions CEO Monique Ponfoort said that: “Becoming part of Virtuoso’s global network is a milestone accomplishment for Aurora Expeditions,” “We’ve been afforded the opportunity to work with their incredibly talented and reputable member agencies in other areas of the world such as the Asia-Pacific, and our home country of Australia, so adding the Global Team and its adventurous client base to the mix is a true honor for us.”

Beth Butzlaff, Vice President, Global Partner Relations, Virtuoso, said that: “Virtuoso is thrilled to expand our relationship with Aurora Expeditions to now include a reach that goes beyond our initial offerings to the Asian-Pacific market. Aurora’s passion for adventure, one of the leading drivers of post-pandemic travel, conservation and perspective-altering experiences, are what our advisors and their clients continue to seek out and embrace with open arms.”

Matthew d. Upchurch, Virtuoso, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, explained that: “The expedition and luxury travel space has evolved in a significant way. In a new landscape where travelers are looking for more life-changing and transformative experiences, Aurora Expeditions helps to ignite this curiosity. Our shared value of experiential travel resonates with the Virtuoso family, making Aurora an ideal fit for our network.”

Virtuoso travel advisors can access the Aurora Expeditions profile which includes voyages, pricing sheets, images, trip notes and other relevant collateral via their portal.

Aurora Expeditions offers programs that include Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falklands, the Arctic (European and Canadian), Alaska, the Russian Far East, Costa Rica, Baja California and West Papua.

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Photo Credit – Paradise Harbour, Antarctica, Matt Horspool