I-Linds Travel, CRUISE PLANNERS
205 Plain Hills Dr.
Grand Forks, ND 58201
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- Destination Wedding, Vow Renewal
- Birthdays, Graduations, Sweet Sixteen
- Family, Friend, or Class Reunions
- Honeymoon or Babymoons, all inclusive
- Clubs and Sports Associations, Cont. Ed
- Girlfriends Getaway, Mancation Getaways
- Event, Concert, Theater Tickets
- Political Professional Business Groups
- Religious Organizations, Church Retreats
- World Wide Travel by Land or Cruising
Fundraisers We Support
- Circle of Friends Humane Society, ASPCA, World Vision
Hours of OperationMonday-Sunday 8:00am-9:00pm
Cruise Planners is a full service travel agency. We plan memorable travel with land-based properties, tickets to events worldwide, and all-inclusive packages, in addition to great cruise options!
Download our FREE Cruise Planners Mobile App to Instantly search, book, and access all your travel plans from the palm of your hand. Cruise Planners MobileTM allows you to stay in touch with your Cruise Planners travel advisor at all times wherever you are. Once you login, let the world of travel come to you!
My Trips – have access to your UPCOMING trips via the mobile app including:
- a day-by-day itinerary with city details and Google map viewing.
- a summary showing each component of your reservation.
- the ability to share your trip via Facebook, Twitter, or email.
- a checklist of things to do and essential items to bring before trip departure.
- Online Booking – securely book a cruise directly from your smartphone
- Messages – read/send messages to your travel advisor
- Specials & Travel Deals – see all the latest offers available
- My Account – view/edit general information, addresses, and loyalty programs
We offer completely packaged vacations for you to have an extraordinary experience for one simple price. Planning a memorable vacation takes time - time you could be using on a vacation with your loved ones. We've done the legwork and custom designed each cruise and land vacation package filled with extras at the best value in order to pass on the savings to you.
Why choose a Cruise Planners?
- We have access to low travel fares and special amenities on thousands of cruise sailings and tour departures.
- We accept all major credit cards.
- We are experts in specializing in reunions, weddings, clubs and associations.
- We’re destination specialists and experienced travelers.
- We’re your personal advocates and just a phone call away.
Cruise Planners is an award-winning company. Check it out.
- Gold Award Winner (3 individual programs) - Travel Weekly Magellan Award
- Silver Award Winner (6 individual programs) - Travel Weekly Magellan Award
Michelle Fee named The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Woman of the Year, Ft. Lauderdale
- Vicky Garcia - Viking Magni Godmother - Viking Cruises
- Outstanding Top Producer 2013 - Insight Vacations
- Outstanding Partnership 2013 - Walt Disney World Travel Company
- 2014 Platinum Member of the 500 Club for Sales Excellence, Funjet Vacations, Southwest Vacations, United Vacations and Blue Sky Tours Hawaii
- No. 2 Home-based franchise to own by Entrepreneur magazine, which is the highest ranked travel company to be listed.
- Four awards from Sandals Resorts International:
- Top 10 Travel Agencies
- Top Club Sandals Travel Agencies
- Top Travel Agency Branch
- Best of the Best Awards, Southeast
Be sure to check out our website for specials, packing lists, things to know, and much much more under our About Us and Travel Resource Tabs.
We look forward to working with you on all of your travel plans!
We'll Impress YouABOUT CRUISE PLANNERS
Cruise Planners has a tremendous reputation for quality, service, and very competitive pricing for ALL of your travel needs. Cruise Planners travel advisors will help you discover exciting adventures around the world. From cruises to land tours and completely packaged vacations, we specialize in all types of travel and will create an unforgettable vacation just for you.
We provide you with the opportunity to travel in style at the lowest prices available while still receiving the best service in the travel business.
Why choose a Cruise Planners?
We have access to low travel fares and special amenities on thousands of cruise sailings and tour departures.
We accept all major credit cards.
We are experts in specializing in reunions, weddings, clubs and associations.
We’re destination specialists and experienced travelers.
We’re your personal advocates and just a phone call away.
Cruise Planners is a licensed, bonded, and insured travel agency. We are members of CLIA (Cruise Line International Association), NACOA (National Association Of Cruise Oriented Agencies), and ASTA (American Society of Travel Agents).
EXPERIENCE IN TRAVEL FOR 20+ YEARS
Travel is my passion and I am very excited that you are choosing me to help you with your next travel destination whether that takes the form of business or pleasure. I am able to offer you great deals and perks with Cruise Planners and American Express and I am a proud Franchise Owner of the Cruise Planners brand!
I have travelled for business, leisure, and mission trips and have been to various destinations both in and outside of the United States. These locations include various Islands in the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Antigua, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, Jamaica, Grand Cayman, the US and British Virgin Islands, St. Maarten, Belize, Honduras, and Mexico. I've also visited many states in our own beautiful country and have a few favorites like Florida, Texas, Alaska, and Arizona.
I have stayed at various all inclusive properties in the Caribbean and am a Diamond member of the Sandals All Inclusive resorts. I have also cruised to Alaska, Central America, and the Caribbean and know cruising is a great way to fit in all kinds of adventure or possibly help you determine where your next land vacation should be!
I am also a Norwegian Cruise Line Freestyle Certified Specialist and Family Specialist so my training and knowledge in this industry will help you find the right style of cruise to fit your needs!
I am here to help you discover, plan and book your next trip and I will be there to make this an easy, seamless process so all you have to do is relax!
If you can dream it I can build it. If you need help dreaming it I am here to help guide you with my knowledge, experience, and connections in the travel industry.
I look forward to working with you on your travel plans!
Our GuaranteeWHY USE A TRAVEL ADVISOR?
Booking a vacation can be extremely stressful if you approach it the DIY way. With so much information available on the internet, you can literally spend hours in front of a computer jumping from one site to another searching for the best vacation to only end up frustrated with more unanswered questions.
Travelers can save time, money and a whole lot of headaches by using a travel advisor. Cruise Planners travel advisors can provide everything you need to book a perfect vacation: packing necessities, various modes of transportation, early booking discounts, special fares, hotel deals and most importantly be your personal advocate.
From cruises and resorts to land tours and completely packaged vacations, we specialize in all types of travel and will create an unforgettable vacation just for you.
Travel is our passion. Let us do the work for you.
We offer expert advice and personal service that you can’t get from a dot-com. We work hard at building long-lasting relationships with you. We want to learn your interests and lifestyles, as well as your dispositions. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, a family cruise or a European adventure, we will match your needs to the perfect travel experience just for you.
Value-added Benefits and Amenities
We are a selected few that offer cardmember benefits such as Pay with Points and Mariner Club sailings. In addition, we are top producers with the best in the industry and can offer you the most unique travel experience at a very competitive price, plus exclusive vacation packages, low fares and special amenities.
Your Travel Advisor
Travel is complex especially if you are not sure where you want to go, traveling abroad, with little ones, or in a group. There are literally hundreds of details that go into every trip- land or cruise. We’ll guide you through the entire travel planning process. We have exclusive tools that will guide you through packing for the right trip, book the best shore excursions for your activity level, plus provide you with social media tools that help you share your plans with other members in your traveling group and so much more. All this is accessible from your computer and the palm of your hands with our free Cruise Planners Mobile ™ app.
Peace of Mind
We are here for you. We stay abreast of the most current and timely promotions. No two travelers are alike. Through our knowledge and research, we make sure you get the best value at the best price for the trip that is right for you. We are destination specialists and experienced travelers and can give you insider tips based on our experiences and connections.
Your Personal Advocate
We have a pulse on the industry and have up-to-date information on what’s hot and happening in travel. We are here to help if something should go wrong before or during your trip such as canceled flights or revised itineraries. Your well-earned vacation time is precious.
Like a personal shopper, we can provide one-stop travel shopping for you. We can handle air arrangements, rental cars, shore excursions, cruise accommodations and hotel stays, tours, weddings and events, honeymoon and celebration registries, travel insurance, passport and visa services and so much more- with suggestions that are in the best interest of you, not the supplier.
Experience, Education, Certification and Specialization
Through an on-going and time-consuming process of familiarization, continuing education and customer feedback, we are travel experts. We have been on nearly every ship, visited destinations around the world, stayed at various resorts, and trekked many off-the beaten path excursions. Many Cruise Planners travel advisors are certified specialists who have completed extensive training on select destinations, cruise lines, resorts, tour operators and more.
Whether it’s a land vacation or a world cruise on a luxury line packaged with shore excursions, there’s only one way to start a relaxing vacation- call your Cruise Planners travel advisor.
Let’s start building your perfect vacation today.