ThomasCook.in is the world’s best-known name in travel, thanks to the inspiration and dedication of a single man. Thomas Cook began his international travel company in 1841, with a successful one-day rail excursion at a shilling a head from Leicester to Loughborough on 5 July. From these humble beginnings Thomas Cook launched a whole new kind of company – devoted to helping Britons see the world. The Company also owns an airline, Thomas Cook Airlines, and operates a fleet of 44 aircraft and flies from various regional airports to destinations worldwide. Thomas Cook offers a range of financial services, including foreign exchange, the Thomas Cook Cash Passport, the Thomas Cook Credit Card and a wide range of travel insurance policies.
TCIL presently operates in over 78 cities across over 209 locations. The company has overseas operations in Sri Lanka which is a branch of TCIL and Mauritius which is a subsidiary of Thomas Cook in India. TCIL is supported by a strong partner network of 102 Gold Circle Partners and 180 Preferred Sales Agents in over 100 cities pan India. The Company employs over 2740 resources and is listed on both the Bombay Stock Exchange and National Stock Exchange. In June 2006, Thomas Cook Company in India acquired LKP Forex Limited and Travel Corporation (India) Pvt. Ltd. TCI Company won the “Most Trusted Tour Operator Company” at the recently concluded Times Travel Honours Event 2011 and was also accredited the P1 rating which is the highest financial rating given by Crisil.