Barclays Africa has announced the introduction of the Barclays Premier Travel Assistance Service for customers traveling to South Africa. The new service allows Barclays Premier Banca customers to venture to any location Of the country, and experience the ideal combination of travel, wildlife, culture, adventure, heritage and entertainment - simply by calling a number.

This service was customized for Banca Premier customers and gives them the opportunity to plan a personalized trip.

With just one phone call, guests can arrange a variety of services including travel, access to tour guide services to book a trip to Table Mountain, a visit to Apartheid Museum or Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban and much more. A Take me Home service is also included for guests who do not want to drive and who wish to be
taken back to the hotel. Additionally, travel arrangements and tour guide service are available to take care of everything that relates to entertainment such as tickets, dinner, shows and more.

There is no additional cost for using the Barclays Premier Travel Assistance Service to support Travel / Vacation planning. However, any travel-related reservations such as accommodation, air travel, car rental, airport transfer and travel to the different tourist locations are additional costs for the customer.

Bruno Meiller, Director of Retail Banking, says, "Frequent travelers have very specific needs when traveling on both a service mission and a leisure trip. This is a group with great experience in technology, with busy schedules but also like to participate in leisure activities. This service is designed to meet all your travel needs, ensuring that our Banca Premier customers have unlimited access to travel information anywhere in the world. Banca Premier customers appreciate knowing that their travel arrangements can be organized from one place to the end from start to finish.

The numbers for the Barclays Premier Travel Assistance Service are: +27 (0) 861 636 872 / + 27 11 991 8756, which will be operational from 26 September 2014 for customers traveling to South Africa Working hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., from Monday to Friday (closed on weekends and holidays) and the Desk Guide Desk from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday from 8: 00 to 12:00 on Saturdays (closed on Sundays and Holidays).