Our Staff

Latour offers every kind of travel experience imaginable . Tailor made journeys, luxury programs and escorted cultural tours.
Our destination specialists look forward to sharing their experiences, and using their unrivalled knowledge to create your ultimate holiday.
We will help you create a memorable experience from start to finish, for a vacation that is absolutely perfect down to the smallest detail.

Danae Gallegos

Proud Owner and Acting Manager of LATOUR, she inherited this successful business from her father;  the famous  “Mike Gallegos”, pioneer in  the tourism industry in Chile in the 1950’s.For some years now, she takes this business very personally and is on call 24 hours a day to assist all our guests.  Her main objective and concern is to offer the highest quality service possible.
She worked in the National Television Industry for 20 years, as Producer, where she gained vast experience in complying with her internal clients requirements.  This experience now has a strong reflection on the dedication to every detail and overall supervision and knowledge of the entire Latour operation.Her enthusiasm, positive mind and cheerfulness are characteristics she has also inherited from her father and are highly appreciated by all her collaborators.

Leo Gallegos

She is  co-founder and co-owner of Latour as well as its Accounting Manager.Since she has been with Latour for the better part of her life, she knows its complete history and has precise control over all financial matters.Her strength and willingness has always been admired by those you have been fortunate enough to work with her.

Virna Massardo

Virna has been in the travel industry since 2000.  She has worked in all areas of the travel industry, beginning as a hotel desk clerk, then a travel agent, assistant manager and manager, giving her an over-all picture of the travel business.Virna is dedicated to building customer relationships by providing the highest degree of professionalism, the best customer service,  cost containment, honest, integrity and quality problem solvingShe has wonderful people skills and is the person who will probably answer your call and greet all those who come into the office.Virna has vast knowledge of what this country, as well as other South American countries, has to offer and  has the unique ability to manage just about any adjustment to make  your trip a dream come true.

Liliana Sanchez

She is without a doubt, our STAR Tour Guide.  Known and remembered by all, she truly will not only provide the exceptional service we offered, but will go that extra mile to make sure you leave Chile with the best of all experiences.Lily, as she is referred to,  is a University English teacher, and as such, she has that special ability to understand exactly what you need as a Latour traveler as well as a unique way of sharing her knowledge with all in a friendly and remarkable way.As often commented about her… She IS an unforgettable travel experience in herself!  Her enthusiasm truly brings out the best in all of those who surround her.

Veronica Fuentes

She leads the Incoming Department, in charge of contracting all local services.  She negotiates, along with the G.M./Owner of Latour, with all local service providers in order to obtain the best rates for our customers, be it for individual travel or for our mayor accounts for their annual series.

 

Her organizational skills permit a close supervision of all services being provided on a day to day basis, making the complex logistics of it all seem easy.

 

Her focus is customer oriented and bases service on direct customer contact, making sure that each guest is satisfied and is happy to have chosen Latour for their stay in Chile.

 

She has been in the tourism business for over 25 years and with Latour since 2005.


Mabel Ullarzón

Mabel is in charge of our transport company, our brother company, and has been with LATOUR since November, 2007.

 

She will personally arrange your transfers, tours and any other special service request  and will handle  all the logistics involved.

 

She is also responsible for the Latour tour guides and their assignments.

 


Ricardo Echeverria

Ricardo started at LATOUR in February 2009. He  has worked in travel industry since 2007 as a retail travel agent and looks to helping you organize your dream holiday.

 

Specialize in  relaxing and  trekking  tours, white water rafting and Ski. After being with us for over a year now,  he is fast building up a vast clientele.


Alicia Ramos

Agent Customer Services

She is a very charismatic young lady who is on the scene with every incoming group and an expert at making everything run smoothly.  She is in charge of confirming all our group services prior to arrival and making sure everything works to perfection.  Her job ends after all the services have been duly rendered and the guests leave with a big smile on their face.

 

She is a fine collaborator in any task she is assigned.

She is at Latour since June, 2008 and has been in the tourism industry for the last 5 years.

 


Erika Moreno

latour web Erika has been in the travel industry since 2008.Her career has been developed in the Product and Rates area, putting her written skills, knowledge in English and Portuguese, tourism experience, and creativity to develop different programs and new experiences for passengers, working along the commercial area to deliver the best tailor-made experiences according to passengers needs with the best prices.