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.
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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 Vicepresident of Columbus Travel Group. She works for Columbus since 1997. Luisa speaks English and Spanish.
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.
Maria Soledad holds a BA in Hospitality Management from Universidad San Francisco de Quito. She has lived and worked in the United States in the service industry for many years and now is one of our Destinations Experts, making sure all of her clients have an spectacular holiday paying close attention to small details and always exceeding expectations.
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.
Sonia is a sales assistant in Columbus Travel. She has expreience in sales and customer service. She's very efficient and always ready to lend a hand when required..
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.
Nathaly Orellana comes from New York and has been living here for about 4 months. She studied communications and public relations for two years at Western New England University in Springfield, Massachusetts. She now assists in the Research and Development department, taking care of such tasks as setting up new products and keeping track of prices.
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.
Veronica studied Tourism & Protected Areas Management at Universidad Tecnológica Equinoccial. Veronica worked as Coordinator in the Marketing Department for Columbus Travel Group for more than a year. Currently she is working in Operations with itineraries, travel documents and vouchers.
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.
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.