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A Vacation is the Best Medicine – Prescribe One to Your Doctor

This National Doctors' Day, gift a Holiday to your family doctor from Flight Shop

Mumbai: Flight Shop a wholly owned Indian subsidiary of Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG), Australia today announced ‘Gift a Holiday to your Doctor’ a first-of-its-kind offering, dedicated to doctors in the country, on National Doctors' Day – July 1, 2017. The initiative aims to encourage doctors to relax & reinvigorate, disengage from devices and reconnect with family while leaving their professional lives aside.

This Doctors' Day, recognising the need for rejuvenation, Flight Shop invites requests from all over India to prescribe holidays to their family doctors. As a part of the concept, individuals across India can share their family doctors’ details by email - encouraging them to book a holiday with Flight Shop and avail INR 5000 off. The ‘prescriber’ can also avail a discount worth INR 1000 for their next travel with Flight Shop.

Speaking of the occasion, Mr. Shravan Gupta, Executive Director, Leisure Businesses, FCM Travel Solutions, Indian subsidiary of FCTG, Australia said, “Whilst working round the clock, facilitating well-being for others, doctors’ hectic lifestyles can adversely affect their bodies and minds. Considering their noble profession, and being available almost all year round, doctors worldwide seldom take time off to recharge and revive. We, at Flight Shop, believe that holiday is the best therapy and this initiative expresses our gratitude towards them”.

The offer can be redeemed on both domestic and international bookings.
The details can be sent at: Email –

About Flight Centre Travel Group: 

Established in the early 1980s, Flight Centre Travel Group, headquartered in Australia, is one of the world’s largest travel companies. Listed on the Australian Stock Exchange, FCTG today, has an annual turnover of more than 19 billion AUD. The group has company-owned operations in 14 countries and a corporate travel management network that spans more than 90 countries employing over 19,000 people globally and has over 40 brands under its portfolio.

The 3500-crore Indian arm, registered in India as FCM Travel Solutions is one of the top leading travel companies in India and operates an extensive portfolio of businesses across leisure and corporate travel and forex, the brands being: FCM Travel Solutions and Corporate Traveller (corporate travel management), Flight Shop and Travel Tours (leisure travel), FCM MICE (incentive travel and events) Travel Money India (foreign exchange), FCM InComing (inbound travel) and Travel Air Representations (travel trade representations).

About Flight Shop: 

Flight Shop is the wholly owned subsidiary of Flight Centre Travel Group, Australia. FCTG, Australia forayed into the leisure business in India in 2007 with their flagship leisure stores under the Flight Shop brand name. With steady expansion and an ambitious growth plan, there are currently 17 Flight Shop stores in India across Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Baroda and Cochin, with more new stores planned in the near future. Flight Shop stores are staffed by highly trained travel consultants who specialise in creating tailor-made holidays for customers. Flight Shop helps plan holidays and book flights, hotels, tours, cruises and more. ( )