There are over 30 online travel companies in India excluding airlines and other hotel sites. Few of them specialize in a particular field. For the benefit of all visitors to India coming from all over the world, the top ten places you can book your India tour are just below –
Makemytrip.com – MakeMyTrip, India's # 1 travel site founded and promoted by Mr Deep Kalra, is the country's top travel-related products and services website. They offer flights, hotel bookings, car hire, holiday destinations and even train bookings now on their website. Makemytrip is targeting the US / Canada markets, the Indian market, and recently they have also started makemytrip UAE. Makemytrip now comes with their IPO in the US, collecting about $ 100 million. They were oversubscribed and collected about $ 800 million. Their office is located in Gurgaon, India and has over 700 employees. Their code specialization is in the field of vacation planning and booking, including inbound travelers. They are expected to sell over 8000 tickets per year. Day.
Yatra – Yatra is known for being the second best OTA travel site in the country. It has been promoted by Dhruv Shringi along with a few more guys who served with eBookers prior to this venture. Yatra has been funded by some of the leading Indian Reliance groups, TV 18 Group and NVP, and recently received funding from Intel. They specialize in domestic flights. They are also based in Gurgaon, India and have over 600 employees. They also book car rental, hotels, vacations and train reservations. Currently, they are expected to sell over 5000 tickets a day.
Cleartrip – Cleartrip was a new player in the Indian market about 3 years ago and they are known for their technology. As the name says, their technology is very clear, and on their website you don't see any banners and pop-ups either. They were the first OTA to integrate with India's rail reservation system called IRCTC. They are based from Mumbai and have a smaller team compared to Makemytrip or Yatra.
Expedia India – Expedia recently entered Indian travel space and are currently focusing on their hotel business. They are yet to integrate LCC's (Low Cost Carrers) such as GoAir, GoIndigo, JetLite, Kingfisher Red etc into their portfolio. But it is certain that in a year's time they will lead the Indian market.
Travelocity India – Travelocity is again a new player in the Indian market and they are progressing rapidly. They recently bought another hotel OTA called Travelguru. They are controlled from Singapore.