Agents, tour operators discovering religious travel market

02/4/2007 | TravelAge West

As the number of Americans interested in traveling for religious reasons grows, travel agents and tour operators are working to meet their needs, which are significantly different from leisure and business travelers. "[Religious travel] is not a vacation," said Ronen Paldi, president of Ya'lla Tours. "When you come back from a pilgrimage, you want to take a vacation to relax -- religious travel is part of a journey."

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