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Columbus Travel Ltd
Columbus Travel started it's operation 1997 and has grown to become one of the major on-line travel agencies in Ecuador. We mostly sell trips to the Galapagos islands and the Amazon jungle, but we can offer any travel service you need.
We are affiliated with CETUR (Ecuadorian tourist board) and CAPTUR (the tourist board of the Pichincha province) and highly recommended by The South American Explorers club and Exito travel in The States.
Our Main office is located in the Mariscal area (tourist district) in Quito on Foch street #265 and 6 de Diciembre Avenue, Sonelsa Building 6th floor.
Luisa has a degree in tourism and administration from UTE university in Quito. She is the Commercial Manager of Columbus Travel. She works for Columbus since 1997. Luisa speaks English and Spanish.
Ivonne holds a degree in tourism administration from the University of Tourist Specialties (UCT) in Quito. She is 26 years old; and has been working in tourism almost 6 years. Her professional training has given her the opportunity to visit the most outstanding places in Ecuador including Galapagos. She has been assigned for Galapagos and Ecuador sales at Columbus Travel.
Vladimir was born in Ambato and raised in New Jersey. While in the United States he studied Marketing and holds a degree from Raritan Valley Community College. Vladimir is now one of the Sales Executives for Columbus Travel providing personal assistance to our clients.
Christian used to be a Guide. He also has over 13 years experience in arranging and selling tours. He has a wealth of knowledge on the Galapagos as well as the tours on the Mainland. Whatever your interests, he is sure to be able to tailor a complete vacation experience to meet your needs. Christian speaks fluently English, Spanish and French.
Francisco graduated from UTPL in Tourism Administration Management. He has over 11 years of experience in Destination Management Companies in Ecuador. He has extensive knowledge of tourism infrastructure and services in Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. Francisco also speaks English fluently. He provides personalized assistance to Columbus Travel’s exclusive clientele in our Sales Department by organizing their dream holidays.
She graduated in Universidad Central del Ecuador. She’s been working for 4 years at Columbus Travel; she works in the Operation and Sales Department. She makes cruise and hotel reservations and she also assists Francisco & Christian.
Paola is currently studying tourism at the Universidad de las Americas. She is 25 years old and works in Columbus Travel since last year, she assists Vladimir, Pablo and Ivonne.
Rodrigo holds a degree in business and administration from the Universidad Salesiana in Quito. He is encharge of web development and marketing. and also is the Logistics director of Columbus Travel.
Soledad graduated at the University Tecnologica Equinoccial (UTE) in Tourist Administration. She works in the operation department and does everything related to land and cruise operation in Columbus Travel.
Is the first person you will meet! Xavier always offers a friendly smile, which you will see when he picks you up at the airport and takes you to the place you will be staying at.
Isabel focused her high school studies in Eco-Tourism and worked as a restaurant cashier at the Arasha Inn for about a year. She then finished her studies at the University "Instituto Superior del Consejo" in the Province of Pichincha, Ecuador, with a Technical Degree in Business Administration. Isabel now works for Columbus Travel in Operations.
Luis graduated from the ESPOCH with a degree in Computer Applied. He works at Columbus Group in web development. He is also responsible for the preventive and corrective maintenance of computers.
Juan Carlos studied his degree in Systems at ESPE of Quito. There, he graduated with a degree in Systems Engineering. Juan is a calm natured person and is very sociable around the office, always looking to help his colleagues. At Columbus Travel Group, Juan acts as support engineer, in charge of the help desk for any systems problems, as well as IT.