Biography of Founders
Praiatur - Travel and Tourism Agency, Lda. is a family business founded on November 8th 1989 by the Andrade Rodrigues family, with Mr. Alfredo Mendes de Andrade Rodrigues as the main promoter.
The company now holds a share capital of ECV 10.000.000.00, an amount that is 100% from Cabo Verde.
Since its institution, its corporate purpose remains unchanged - the practice of travel and tourism agency activities. Over the time, the small family agency started growing and gaining notoriety both in Praia and through all the islands. Today it is considered to be a reference company in the travel and tourism sector.
Praiatur, Lda is part of negotiation technologic platforms at both national and international level composed by the airline companies related to IATA, large hotel chains and touristic operators that ensures the best commercial conditions in order to secure a permanent offer of the best quality products and services - specific solutions regarding the client's needs.
Praiatur, Lda. has a basic structure composed of qualified, experienced and highly motivated professionals. The company is organized by a functional department directed and coordinated by a management.
Our main partners are Solférias, Amadeus, Galileu, TAP, Air Marrocos, Binter and Cabo Verde Airlines.
From 2015 up to 2017, the company's sales increased by approximately 40%, which shows that we have been following up and taking advantage of market opportunities specially the increase in the number of tourists in Cabo Verde.
Why choose Praiatur?
QUALITY - Being our trademark, excel for excellence.
Following the rules and international standards, with rigor and zeal, so that our guests feel at home, fidelisando with our services!
EFFICIENCY - we keep a close relationship with our hoteliers to always make sure that our guests are treated as well as possible. Our personnel is constantly trained so they can stay up-to-date with the latest demands.
Representations and Partnership
From its earliest days, Praiatur won the trust of other partners and travel companies, hotels and Car rentals. Its leadership and representativeness was rewarded when it became a member of "IATA No. 64-2 02983" AMADEUS putting it in connection with the airlines of the world.
Mission and Values:
Since our early days, our mission has been to serve with high quality to ensure customer satisfaction.
Leadership: Strive to build a better future.
Collaboration: Enhancing the collective talent.
Integrity: Be transparent.
Diversity: Tell a wide range of products and services.
Quality: Pursuit of excellence
Rigor: Put packages in the market with the utmost rigor being judicious in your selection.
Fairness: Treating all our customers/suppliers equally
Passion: be compromised