From Monday 4 to Wednesday 6 will take place on Cyber monday, a online sales event organized by the Argentine Chamber of Electronic Commerce. Unlike Travel Sale, exclusive to the travel industry, this time more than 500 companies from different sectors will participate, among them many of the category "Travel and Tourism": airlines like LATAM, Argentinian airlines Y Flybondi, travel agencies, traveler assistance and micro tickets (www.cybermonday.com.ar).
Here are a series of tips to consider and take advantage of the offers that may arise:
With an eye on the 2020 holidays from the specialized blog Air Promotions, focused on finding lower rates to travel, They share tips to take advantage of the most convenient flight and accommodation offers.
From Clear, they ensure that the beaches of Brazil will be destinations with many offers. (Archive)
“If we take into account the previous editions of Cyber Monday, as with other similar actions, we consider that the tourist products that will have the most opportunity to stand out are those that can be financed in installments, will surely be the great promises in this edition. Financing will be the determining factor when buying, something that the agencies and airlines already contemplated in other similar events and will surely replicate it in this new edition. ”explains Matías Mute Co-founder of Promos Aéreas and adds,“ it is also possible to find interesting proposals regarding accommodation ”.
Regarding destinations from Promos Aéreas, they recognize that the eye will be on the arrival of the summer season 2020, and postensibly the most wanted offers will be for the beach, Brazil being a classic in this type of events. “Those who have in mind enjoy the spring or summer of the northern hemisphere as The United States or Europe will surely also take advantage of these three days of Cyber Monday to find the ideal passage ”stand out from the blog.
How to find a good price?
one. Comparison: It is very common that a route can have different amounts and combinations of airlines in each of the agencies, so Comparing is one of the main tasks to perform in this new edition of Cyber Monday. You should always keep in mind that foreign agencies charge in dollars so issuing a ticket with them, could generate an important difference when closing the card.
2. Flexibility: Be flexible when looking for tickets for the next vacation, It is one of the most relevant factors to go after an economic price. Many times leaving or returning a day later, for example, can mean a very good final rate. Must try different combinations and surely the price will accompany.
Gran Vía, Madrid. Europe will be another destination with offers, according to Catch it. (Getty Images / Travel)
3. Research: How to recognize a real offer? Monitoring prices a few days before the event. For this they can consult the pages of the agencies and those of the blog and thus arrive at the beginning of the event with the base rates in mind.
4. Financing: It is important to check the card limits and increase them if necessary to avoid being refused purchases.
Finally, they highlight that in a dollarized industry that is directly affected by the country's economic changes, Today the best scenario to find a good offer on air tickets is that of a fare in pesos with the option to pay in installments.
Turismocity, price comparator for flights and hotels, also joins Cyber Monday. In addition to the tips provided by Promos Aéreas, at Turismocity they recommend:
5. Subscribe to the newsletter and activate notifications, download the Turismocity Application and follow them on social networks (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) to find out about the promotions that arise.
6. Open to new destinations: This is THE tip, because it is very frequent that discounts are presented to travel cheap to places that we did not take into account.
7. Do not hesitate. Another key to be victorious in Cyber Monday is the here and now. The best promos, in general, are the ones that last the least, so if you see a really good offer, buy.
For its part, Take off will also participate in Cyber Monday and emphasize that activate app notifications Taking off during the event can take advantage of very good travel deals.
This year Cyber Monday incorporates the "surprise hours" to take advantage of more offers at specific times of the day. (Getty Images for Travel)
8. Surprise Hours: an initiative that incorporates Cyber Monday this year. They will last one hour and will appear during the days of the event First morning and two hours in the afternoon.
9. Verify cancellation and return policies of airlines, hotels and other companies during special sales like Cyber Monday.
From Takeoff ensure that The focus of their offers will be Brazil, with packages at promotional prices and with financing, as well as promotions to the Caribbean and all Latin America, in addition to opportunities through its app and installment payments.
For domestic destinations, the company has its plan now 12, with 12 installments without interest in packages, getaways, hotels, cars and activities.
Catch it will also participate in this edition of Cyber Monday. The online travel agency states that lThe most tempting offers will be focused on country breaks and tours in Europe, which are currently presented as the most sought and sold.
Cyber Monday participating companies give a series of recommendations and tips to take advantage of the offers. (Getty Images for Travel)
“During this type of event some surprises tend to stand out, which can Recognize yourself for offering aggressive rates or very good airline financing, but if we continue with the growing trend of cruises that we have been seeing in recent months, maybe some shipping company can stand out with rates for the summer ”, explained Tomas Devescovi, Product manager of Atrápalo Argentina.
In its 2018 edition, 6 million visits were registered on the official Cyber Monday website and a total of 7,285 million pesos in turnover, with 2.3 million purchase orders and 3.5 million items sold.