Founded in 1959, Pleasant Holidays is one of the largest tour operators in the U.S., offering vacation packages, flights, hotels, cruises, car rentals, travel protection and related travel services to the world’s most popular destinations including Hawaii, Caribbean, Mexico, Europe, Australia , New Zealand, Central America, Las Vegas, Orlando, New York, Canada, Fiji, Cook Islands, Tahiti, Bora Bora and French Polynesia. The Company’s portfolio of travel brands includes Pleasant Holidays, Journese, Air By Pleasant and Pleasant Activities. Pleasant Holidays is headquartered in Westlake Village, California near Los Angeles with regional offices in San Diego and Honolulu, Hawaii with a dedicated team of over 400 employees.

Pleasant Holidays is a subsidiary of the Automobile Club of Southern California, an insurance, financial services, roadside assistance and travel company serving over 14 million AAA Members across 21 states.

Awards For Customer Service Excellence – Pleasant Holidays is recognized annually with numerous travel industry awards for excellence for extraordinary customer service including “Best Tour Operator Hawaii” for an unprecedented 11 consecutive years 2005-2015, “Best Tour Operator Mexico” 2008 & 2010, “Best Tour Operator providing the Best Travel Agency Support” 2008, 2010 & 2015. Pleasant Holidays is dedicated to excellence and aspires to be the leading provider of worldwide travel.

Group Travel / Weddings & Honeymoons / Cruises – Pleasant Holidays offers travel services for individuals, couples, groups and corporate incentives including destination weddings and honeymoons. Pleasant Holidays offers a wide variety of cruises, from intimate yacht cruises in Alaska, Hawaii and Mexico, luxury All-Inclusive river cruises in Europe and Asia, American Queen Steamboat Cruises on the Mississippi, Columbia and Snake Rivers, luxury Windstar sailing yachts in Tahiti and Europe, plus luxury Paul Gauguin ocean cruises in Tahiti and French Polynesia. Pre and post cruise hotels are available near the largest cruise ports such as New York. Ft. Lauderdale, Miami, Seattle, Honolulu, Rome, Barcelona and Paris with a minimum one-night stay.

Pleasant Holidays is a member of the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) and participates in the $1 million Travelers Assistance Program and, a member of the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), the world’s largest association of travel professionals.



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