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Welcome to South Winds Travel & Tours. A tour operator and wholesaler for over 15 years, South Winds Travel & Tours can confidently call itself a South America Specialist.

Lucia Leonel, owner and CEO, is a native Brazilian, with over 30 years of experience in the travel industry. Her expertise and enthusiasm are sure to make your trip to South America a great endeavor. Her love for travel and for a continent so full of hidden treasures, as well as its dedicated, efficient and friendly staff, has made for the survival and growth of the agency.

South Winds Travel has designed mini vacation modules to Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador and Peru that you can combine in almost any way to create your "dream holiday." We, therefore, invite you to discover the secret treasures of South America, a continent of incredible contrasts, from the Amazon Basin, to glaciers, to the Lake District, the Andes, archaeological sites, primitive villages, pristine beaches, and dazzling cities.

South Winds Travel & Tours is conveniently located just 5 minutes from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). We offer great deals for Corporate Travelers between the United States and South America on Business and First Class tickets. Courtesy Limousine services at LAX is also available. (Please ask for details)

Our company is fully licensed and bonded with the State of California, fully accredited by the ARC (Airline Reporting Corporation), and a member of IATAN (International Airlines Travel Agent Network). IATAN's mission is to assist the travel community in meeting and maintaining a specific set of standards that benefit not only the airlines and travel industry, but consumers as well. South Winds Travel & Tours is also a member of the Los Angeles Better Business Bureau (BBB) and the Brazil-California Chamber of Commerce.

State of California License: California Seller of Travel: 2015978-40
For more information about our company, you can contact: State of California Department of Justice 300 South Spring Street, Ste 5212 Los Angeles, CA 90013
Please contact us if you have any questions or need any additional information.

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