An thrilling new journey app has been developed and launched by Bergrivier Tourism within the Western Cape which affords a complete “one-stop-shop” journey listing for all the cities inside the Bergrivier district – these being Piketberg, Porterville, Dwarskersbos, Redelinghuys, Aurora, Eendekuil, Goedverwacht, Witterwater and Velddrif.
The app, which is offered through the app retailer for each Android and IOS, has been funded by the workplace of the Government Mayor of Bergrivier, Alderman Ray van Rooy, who says that he and Bergrivier Tourism are keen about serving to the companies and communities inside the Bergrivier area and wished to create this platform to additional enhance their revenue by means of tourism whereas additionally helping travellers with quick access to the various fantastic venues, eateries, services and products at their disposal.
“I’m enthusiastic about this new Bergrivier App. It is a wonderful method of making certain that our merchandise and providers are getting the required promotion and publicity to their potential prospects. It affords a much-needed advertising and marketing platform for our small companies,” says Alderman van Rooy.
“Covid has impacted the journey and tourism sector harshly, and plenty of companies inside small South African cities have had a really laborious time over the previous yr. Likewise – travellers are displaying a rising want to get out and about as soon as once more, with pent up demand that has grown over lockdown. We hope that this new app will help rural tourism institutions with a speedier restoration, and likewise encourage and help travellers to fulfill their wanderlust with a hassle-free go to to one of many many fantastic cities inside the Bergrivier space,” says Nomonde Ndlangisa, CEO of Bergrivier Tourism.
Ndlangisa explains that the app serves as a journey listing with lists of all of the accessible tourism services and products in every city – with classes similar to the place to eat, the place to remain, what to do, must-see areas, the place to buy, and festivals. “All the companies and providers listed are completed so for free of charge to themselves and travellers can use the app to search out locations to remain. Eat, and issues to do within the Bergrivier area.”
Along with this, the app additionally lists non-tourism companies that supply complementary providers in every city that travellers may have while visiting, in addition to particulars of emergency providers. Companies are invited to listing and promote their companies on the app for publicity.
“In relation to planning and taking a trip, travellers are counting on their smartphones greater than ever. Journey apps like our new one usually are not solely a supply of inspiration but in addition extraordinarily helpful for reserving and managing logistics, while supporting and selling native companies,” says Ndlangisa.
With the official launch date of the app set for 29 April 2021, Bergrivier Tourism are encouraging individuals to obtain the app and as an incentive can be gifting away a prize as a part of the launch.
“Obtain the app and like Bergrivier Tourism on Fb and you’ll stand an opportunity of profitable a 2 nights keep for 2 individuals at Russell’s on the Port.”
All enquiries relating to the app listings and promoting needs to be directed to [email protected].