Fidol Trip and Travel Services Limited (Fidol Trips)
Fidol Trip and Travel Services Limited (Fidol Trips) is a Licensed Travel and Logistics Management company registered in Nigeria and United Kingdom since July 2012 and August 2021 respectively. It is also an IATA licensed travel agent with IATA number: 59276755 with active registration with the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). Fidol Trips is in the business of managing and customizing travel arrangements for all Clients with a dual purpose of ensuring they get value for money and their travels, excellently planned. We are one of the major stakeholders in the travel industry in Nigeria with active membership of NANTA (National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies).
Fidol Trip and Travel Services Limited has successfully planned several educational and recreational Tours to Ghana, Namibia, Maldives, Kenya, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Europe, United States of America, Seychelles, Mauritius, Zanzibar, United Kingdom, Australia and other parts of the World.
membership and affiliations:
NANTA- National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NIGERIA)
ABTA- African Business Travel Association (South Africa) and many more.
Our vision is to be redefine travel and tourism experience for every Fidol Guest.
Our mission is to provide cost-effective and technologically-driven answers to all travel-related challenges using up to date methodology, satisfied employees and constant feedback from guests and potential guests.
Our values sit at the core of everything we do. In addition to challenging us to go the extra mile for our guests and employees, these values embrace leadership and integrity, ensuring that we always operate openly, transparently and honestly. We are committed to upholding high ethical standards in all our dealings while delivering on a consistent basis, quality service, sharing knowledge across borders and capturing valuable perspective.
With our focus on excellent customer satisfaction, Fidol Trips boasts of well-seasoned Team members who would leave no stone unturned in ensuring the Clients have a positive experience lasting an entire lifetime. We constantly also ensure we continually negotiate and get the best deals and discounts which we extend to our clients all with the intention to make travel more pocket-friendly for our clients while also ensuring standards are maintained always.
Fidol Trips have several partners from local to international suppliers including the Airlines, the Hoteliers, Tour operators, Embassies, event coordinators to name a few. With great niche for Dubai Tourism promotion, Fidol Trips is one of the best in Nigeria when it comes to Dubai from visas to hotels to tours and everything Dubai has to offer no wonder, we were considered by the Dubai Government’s Tourism Department, DTCM as one of the few Agents from Africa fully sponsored to visit Dubai to see the bigger picture of Dubai. We have also been nominated for various fully sponsored familiarization trips to Mauritius, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, South Africa, Namibia among others by either trade partners or the country’s Tourism Board.
In January 2019, Fidol Trips began a wholly practical Tourism Academy with the name Fidol Tourism Academy where the desire to convert mere Ticketing Agents to Professional Travel Consultants showing them business secrets and tools to work with, other income-generating business areas as well as free mentorship in the area of tour packages and itinerary building.
OUR SERVICES INCLUDE:
Tailor made holiday packages, Aviation Training School, Honeymoon packages, Visa Processing Assistance, Medical Tourism, Travel Insurance, International Business Events, Corporate Travel Management, Tours & Activities, Worldwide Hotel Bookings, Worldwide Flight Reservations, Worldwide Airport Transfer Services, Destination Weddings, Meetings, Incentives, Convention & Exhibitions (MICE), Event Management, Educational Excursion for Children and Professionals.
LIST OF SOME TOURISM BOARDS WE HAVE WORKING RELATIONSHIP WITH:
- Dubai Tourism and Marketing Company (DTCM)
- Kenya Tourism Board
- Turkish Tourism Board
- South Africa Tourism
- Ghana Tourism Authority
- Zimbabwe Tourism Authority
- Tanzania Tourism Board
- Tunisia Tourism Board
- Morocco Tourism Board
- Ras Alkhaima Tourism Board
- Jamaica Tourism Board
- Abu Dhabi Tourism Board
- Among others
To the glory of God, we have been able to organize close to 500 local and international trips for people of all income levels from low to middle to high as we work with guests’ budget and advise if there is need to shore up or not. In doing this, we have been able to apply our expertise to make traveling out of the country for holiday not only for the rich and affluent but for a common man to dream it.
Over the years, we have mentored a couple of new entrants into the tourism sector giving free counsel when needed and helping them up the ladder to make them financially free to enable them cater to their needs and those of their families.
Sun International Hotels recognized us with New Supporter award in 2017
In 2018, we were recognized by African Tourism Quarterly (ATQ) Magazine as one of the Top 100 Tour Operators in Africa.
While the same organization ATQ Magazine also recognized our CEO, Mrs. Ifedayo Andrew-Ogunbayo as one of the Top 100 Travel Personalities in Africa.
These among others are the achievements picked up along the journey so far.
our Management Team
Mrs. Ifedayo Andrew-Ogunbayo The Leadership of the company is vested in Mrs. Ifedayo Andrew-Ogunbayo who serves as the Managing Director/CEO and a Facilitator in the training school. She is a passionate lady with a huge desire to replicate herself in younger travel companies and professional colleagues. She trained originally as a Facilities Manager before yielding to the call of the hitherto neglected tourism sector of Nigeria. She coordinates all tour packages and promotion.
Mr. Dayo Andrew Ogunbayo He is a trained Estate Surveyor and Valuer by training with many years’ experience in banking, Telecoms, Real Estate advisory services acts as the Director of Operations & Business Development. He also serves as the Head of the Training School along with his other functions.