History | Kola Nut Travel

The company was first established as Timbuktu Tours and was later changed to Kola Nut Travel & Tours in 1986. By June of 1986  Kola Nut Travel received appointments   from the Airline Reporting Corporation (ARC) and  the  International Travel Association of Travel Agents Network (IATAN) for the purpose of issuing both domestic and international airlines tickets.  The first airline ticket was issued in July of that same year.  The major focus was on groups traveling to a number of African countries, that included Kenya, Egypt, Ethiopia, Senegal, the Gambia. Somalia and Cote d' Ivoire.  Today we provide Corporate and Government Travel Services to a number of firms.  Our Leisure Department focuses primarily on custom travel programs Africa, the Americas, Europe, the South Pacific, the Caribbean, Cuba.  The majority of our custom programs focus on art, culture, cuisine, history and music.