Condor Travel Obtains 'Preferred By Nature' Certification for Responsible Practices in the Tourism Sector

2 November 2022

The leading company in receptive tourism, Condor Travel, with a presence in Peru, Chile, Ecuador, Brazil, Bolivia, and Argentina, obtained the Preferred by Nature™ certification for Tour Operators as a multi-site organization thanks to the sustainability of its work in all its offices. This achievement positions the company as a responsible tourism service provider that follows all the guidelines established by the Global Council for Sustainable Tourism.

Following Peru and Ecuador offices' footsteps, Condor Travel is the first tour operator to receive this Preferred by Nature™ certification. They evaluate the performance and impact of the company on the business, environmental and sociocultural spheres, promoting responsible practices in the other countries where it has a presence.

“This achievement fills us with pride since it strengthens our commitment to protecting the environment, the well-being of our employees, and the quality of service we provide to our customers and passengers. In addition, it settles the foundations for the beginning of a process of continuous improvement in each of our six regional offices to have a more sustainable operation, contributing to the development of our destinations and their communities”, said Jimena Barrera, General Director at Condor Travel Peru.

Preferred by Nature™ is a non-profit organization with a presence in more than 100 countries, which works to support better land use management and business practices in favor of people, nature, and the environment. The Preferred by Nature™ standard for Tour Operators is recognized by the Global Council for Sustainable Tourism and ensures that certified companies meet a set of criteria designed to promote responsible practices in their operations.

This milestone consolidates Condor Travel as a leader in sustainable tourism. This certification responds to Condor Travel's commitment to sustainability, launching continuous work in its six offices in South America based on policies and procedures that seek to meet the highest standards, achieving more responsible tourism for the benefit of all.

“At Expertia Travel, we consider tourism a tool for development, local empowerment, and protection of cultural and historical heritage. The Preferred by Nature™ certification as Condor Travel is a way of making this commitment tangible and reinforcing our leadership in the market. In the same way, it allows us to share this purpose with our stakeholders and amplify our efforts to build more responsible tourism”, said María Eugenia de Aliaga, marketing director of Expertia Travel, a holding company to which Condor Travel belongs.

About Condor Travel

Condor Travel is a member of Expertia Travel, an important tourism holding that brings together emblematic companies from the region and the United States. It has been in the industry for 45 years, creating lifetime experiences for its passengers and being one of the leading tour operators in the market.


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