Founded in 16 December 2014, Las Islas Travel and Tours (Las Islas) is a DOT-accredited travel agency and ground tour operator in Western Visayas, Philippines. With two offices in Iloilo and Bacolod, Las Islas specializes in expertly-designed and professionally-organized tours all over Region 6 covering Bacolod, Iloilo, Capiz, Antique, Aklan, and Guimaras.
In January 2018, Las Islas received the ASEAN Sustainable Tourism Award in Chiang Mai, Thailand. In early 2015, Las Islas first made its name in the local tourism industry for pioneering safe, standardized, and eco-friendly tours in the Gigantes Group of Islands, Northern Iloilo.
In its five years of existence, Las Islas has firmly established itself as one of the most reliable and trusted destination managers in Western Visayas with a commendable portfolio spanning various market segments from budget-conscious and premium travellers to high profile celebrities and media guests like Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray, Former Philippine Vice President Kabayan Noli de Castro, Acclaimed Writer, Musician, and Host Mr. Lourd de Veyra, Veteran TV Host Mr. Marc Nelson, and Miss World Philippines 2007 Maggie Wilson.
Since its inception in 2014, Las Islas has been consistent in building its solid track record in handling corporate incentive tours, balikbayan leisure tours, child- and senior citizen-friendly family tours, educational tours, eco-cultural adventure tours, culinary tours, heritage tours, historical tours, pilgrimage tours, experiential tours, and island hopping tours in Western Visayas, Region 6. Notable clients include Pricewaterhouse Coopers Philippines, Asus Technology Philippines, Department of Finance, Department of Education, De La Salle University, STI College, Asahi Home Appliances, Styrotech Corporation, GSIS, and SEARCA to name a few.
Aside from specializing in ground tour operations in Western Visayas, Las Islas also offers domestic and international airline ticketing, tourist transportation services, accommodation arrangements, and events management. Las Islas is affiliated with various hotels, resorts, restaurants, and other tourism establishments in Western Visayas as well as to the rest of the Philippines.
As an active player in the tourism industry, Las Islas is a regular member of the Philippine Tour Operators Association (PHILTOA) and a Founding-Member of the Gigantes Islands Carles Travel Agencies and Tour Operators Association (GICTATOA).