Happy Tour Group Companies
Today, Happy Tour Group is: Happy Tour - a corporate travel agency which developed a national network of travel agencies in Romania, Bulgaria & Moldavia; Paravion.ro – the online agency with offices in Romania and Turkey as well as running operations also in Bulgaria & Cyprus, and Prestige Tours – the incoming and outgoing tour-operator of the Group.
In 2011, Happy Tour Group became the Romanian and Bulgarian partner of FCm Travel Solutions. As the FCm representative, Happy Tour Group brought in 2011, for the very first time in Romania “The Oscar of World Travel - World’s Leading Travel Management Company”, winning also the award in 2012 and 2013.
In 2015 Happy Tour was awarded with a prestigious prize for Outstanding Achivements by FCM Travel Solutions.
Founded in 1994, Happy Tour is today the most trusted travel services provider in Romania and the leading corporate travel agency, going from a family business to a well-known international corporation. Following acquisition by GED Capital in December 2007, Happy Tour started to consolidate its business on the local market by acquiring Travel House – business and luxury travel agency, Paravion.ro – online reservations site and Prestige Tours – incoming and outgoing tour-operator, this building Happy Tour Group.
FCm Travel Solutions
Happy Tour Group is the Bulgarian and Turkish partner of FCm Travel Solutions – a worldwide network af toursim agencies, with local presence in 75 countries. The affiliation to this network allows us to provide the corporate clients with the best solutions for cost reductions and the most creative ideas for business travel, according to the slogan “Better ideas. Greater savings.” Among the benefits obtained by the worldwide corporate clients of FCm Travel Solutions partners, we mention the cost reductions and the constancy of the reporting procedures.
Paravion started in 2005 as the online agency spinoff of a local Romanian travel agency. In 2010, GED Capital, one of the leading private equity firms operating in South and Eastern Europe, acquired Paravion in view of its good results. Innovation, security and focus on fast and efficient customer support confirms Paravion as a leading Online Travel Agency.
In September 2014, Paravion acquired Bavul.com, an OTA launched by Turkcell, the leading mobile operator in Turkey. Following the acquisition, Paravion has now offices in 4 countries: Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey and Cyprus. 9 international sites are at Paravion clients disposal. In addition to Romania, Paravion will focus in the near future on Turkey and its neighboring markets.
As an online Romanian travel agent par excellence, at Paravion the best value flights, holidays, hotels, car rentals and specialist travel products are just a click away. Using state-of-the-art booking engine to search, compare, book and pay for flights, hotel rooms, car rental, cruises, charters and city break programs, customers always save time and money.
Affiliated Agencies Program
Our priority is to develop a nationwide network. For that we have introduced the Associate Agencies Program, for the first time in Romania.