We’ve Been There. Let Us Do The Work!
I couldn’t have asked for better service! Halle W.
417 Travel is Southwest Missouri’s top rated family owned local Travel Agency, specializing in All-Inclusive resorts throughout Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.
417 Travel is led by owners Travis and Michelle Paquin, who have three wonderful daughters. Travis and Michelle have traveled to many places around the globe and are hotel and destination experts. They understand what it means to have a great vacation experience – They’ve been there! Travis worked for Marriott, Expedia, and Hotels.com as Call Center Director for sales and service so he’s seen how “the big guys” do it. Travis then moved to Dream Vacations, a small start-up travel agency focused on All-Inclusive Travel. Over many years with Dream Vacations Travis serviced thousands of clients. Travis’s goal has always been to have a full service travel agency offering more vacations options and destinations to his clients. Michelle has worked for a Top 50 Telecommunications Company for the past 25 years. From sales to management, marketing, product strategy and implementation, her focus has always been on the end result – the customer. She understands client experience, listening to what they have to say and developing tools to ensure the highest service level.
417 Travel is a Special Needs Group®(SNG) Certified Accessible Travel Advocate. We have joined an elite group of Travel Professionals who understand the scope and importance of the accessible travel/special needs market. Our Travel Team believes that everyone deserves to travel. We believe in the core mission of SNG, which is to make travel a more viable, enjoyable, accessible experience for persons with special needs. We can arrange for a broad range of special needs equipment including wheelchair, power chair and scooter rentals, oxygen units and oxygen rentals, audio and visual aide rentals, baby crib rentals and other essential items to maximize your traveling and vacationing experience. For your convenience, rental equipment is delivered directly to the cruise state room, the hotel, resort, theme park or convention center.
Fantastic Customer Service! We will use 417 travel again! Travis has been a pleasure to work with! – Jennifer S.
Our Travel Team~no stresses, no messes, always impresses!♡
I can’t even begin to describe the stress that working with Travis and Our Travel Team has relieved for me! Planning a wedding can be stressful, let alone planning a wedding in another country. I was in way over my head when we decided to seek some help. Travis and his team have been there for me and my fiance and every decision. We were provided tons of options and price ranges for hotels to get married at. He also helped us find the PERFECT spot for our honeymoon, he could always tell if we were “settling” or had reservations about a hotel, and never pushed us into anything. If he thought we had doubts, he simply sent us more options based on our wants. Any time we had issues with the hotel, Travis stepped in and took control and did whatever he could to make us (let’s be honest, mostly me) happy! I can’t say enough good things about my experience with Our Travel Team.
- Outrigger Expert Agent Program
- Collette Travel Specialist
- Accessible Travel Advocate
- Iberostar Hotel & Resorts Wedding Specialist
- Le Blanc Spa Resort
- Cancun Specialist
- MGM Mirage Master Specialist
- Official Cancun Counselor
- Sol Melia Hotel & Resorts Specialist
- Palace Resorts Specials
- Hotel Excellence! Travel Agent Training Program
- AMResorts Master Agent
- Caymankind Specialist
- St. Kitts Agent Destination Specialist
- RIU Hotels & Resorts Specialist
- ACE Aruba Certified Expert
- Iberostar Grand Collection Specialist
- St. Martin Specialist
- Baha Mar Specialist
- Marriott Hotel Excellence Specialist
- Starwood Pro
- Princess Cruise Specialist