The virtual reality goggles to choose best destination
Spanish Society of Travel Agents with Virtual Reality. It will introduce virtual reality goggles 4,500 in the distribution channel of travel agencies during 2016.
In recent years two things have radically changed the way we choose destination when traveling: an Internet side and my mobile, and other social networks. A third element comes to change, in this case, how “we sell” a trip . Are the virtual reality glasses. These glasses are a device similar to a helmet, which allows playback display computer images on a screen near eye created or projecting the image directly onto the retina of the eyes. The goggles virtual reality now reach travel agents to help meet-imagining a destination and choose.
In fact, comes now the Spanish Society of Travel Agents with Virtual Reality, an initiative that will be presented during the next edition of Fitur. Backed by the Spanish Confederation of Travel Agencies (CEAV) and Interworld Group, the company will introduce virtual reality goggles 4,500 in the distribution channel of travel agencies during 2016. Nothing will replace the real feel of traveling, but the elements we use to decide “Virtual reality will change the world and how we perceive the information. The tourism sector is best suited for this new way of communicating. Nothing will replace the real feel of traveling , but the elements we use for our decision making, “says the president of CEAV, Rafal Gallego.
The objective of this project is to create a tool that promotes the flow of customers to travel agencies. With these points of virtual reality, customers will experience a totally “experiential” stage , which will increase the factor of certainty about their choice. “The tourism sector should be at the forefront of technological innovation, hence the importance of initiatives like this. The consumer increasingly demand more background information to facilitate the purchase decision, and in the case of travel increases this need ” says CEO Intermundial, Manuel Lopez.
Travel agencies must become a member of the Company and receive virtual reality glasses, access to job application and the first four videos immersion 360 , with which can begin to work with their customers. In the weeks and months they will receive successive video to create a large archive of products and destinations, which will only be available to travel agencies members of the Society.