Kazuhiro Takayama
H.I.S. International Tours (NY) Inc.
404 S. Figueroa St., Suite 500
Los Angeles, CA 90071
213.802.2300
takayama.kazuhiro@his-world.com
www.his-usa.com

HIS International Tours was established 42 years ago in Tokyo where it is headquartered.  Currently, HIS in 65 countries, has 374 branches in 204 cities.  We have 217 companies in the world.  The number of employees is 13,990 in the world and 150 employees in the U.S.  Our ever expanding network enables us to get timely information about countries worldwide and make all kinds of arrangements smoothly.  We are challenging a lot of things which are doing Hotel business (opened in NYC in Oct. 2021), theme park in Japan, energy business in Japan, robot business.

Business classification: 

  • Wholesaler
  • Inbound/Receptive Tour Operator

Type of travelers:

  • Group (average size: up to 100)
  • Customized
  • Leisure
  • Corporate
  • FIT
  • Scheduled
  • MICE
  • Students

Percentage of business that is: 

  • 10% B2B – Business-to-Business
  • 90% B2C – Business-to-Consumer

Percentage of business that is international inbound to the U.S.: 95%

Hotel types utilized by your travelers:

  • Budget/Economy
  • Standard/Moderate
  • First Class/Superior
  • Luxury/Deluxe

Number of years conducting international inbound travel to the U.S.: 42

Percentage of travelers during: 

  • Winter: 33%
  • Spring: 28%
  • Summer: 12%
  • Fall: 27%

Types of products purchased: 

  • Accommodations
  • Dining
  • Entrance Tickets
  • One-Day Tours
  • Shopping
  • Transportation

How do you contract with hotels/suppliers:

  • Group Rates
  • Static Rates
  • Connectivity

Types of packages offered:

  • Cruise Holidays
  • Cultural/Historical Tours
  • Custom Tours
  • Entertainment/Special Events
  • National Parks
  • Student/language Immersion Tours

Languages offered:

English, Japanese

U.S. destinations served:

  • Entire United States

Top markets served (countries of origination): 

Japan

What are you looking for from Suppliers/DMOs in 2024/2025: 

We are interested in SDGS related, especially for ecotourism.  We want information about hotels, transportation and activities with ecotourism related.