WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA - Pleasant Holidays and its luxury brand, Journese, announced the expansion of their South America product with sales of Argentina and Peru package vacations opening on Jan. 3, 2022. The initial portfolio will feature 40 hotels and resorts; more than 60 sightseeing excursions including private and shared options; and four guided vacations offering immersive experiences in the wine, food, culture, history and natural wonders of these diverse destinations. Focused on the region’s most popular vacation destinations for the U.S. travel market, the expansion includes: Buenos Aires, El Calafate, Puerto Iguazú, Mendoza and Ushuaia in Argentina; and Cusco City, Lima, Machu Picchu and Sacred Valley in Peru.
Pleasant Holidays and Journese originally launched their South America vacations product in October 2018 with Colombia. Product for both brands includes customized vacations for FIT and Groups, including flights in all classes; hotel accommodations; airport transfers, exciting tours and activities including private options; travel protection coverage with cancel-for-any-reason options beginning at $99 per person and more. The South America hotel portfolio features top brands popular with American travelers, including Best Western, Hilton, Hyatt, Marriott, Meliá and others, and most hotels are electronically connected featuring dynamic rates, inventory and instant reservation confirmations. Key airline partners serving Argentina and Peru from major U.S. cities include American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, LATAM Airlines and United Airlines. Multi-destination vacations with intra-destination flights within South America or combining South America with Central America destinations in Belize, Costa Rica and Panama are also available. Travel advisors can book a variety of commissionable sightseeing excursions, including city tours, culinary and wine experiences, as well as tours that explore the culture and history of these fascinating destinations.
Pleasant Holidays and Journese are celebrating the launch of these new destinations with exclusive limited-time offers, including daily breakfast, room upgrades and more; and bonus tours on select guided vacation itineraries. In addition, air-inclusive vacations of five nights or longer booked at participating Pleasant Holidays’ Hot Deals hotels receive $150 off per booking. The Hot Deals offer is valid on new bookings made by Feb. 13, 2022 for travel through Dec. 15, 2022.