Despegar.com, Inc. operates as an online business-to-consumer travel agency that focuses on the Portuguese and Spanish speaking market. It enables people to research travel plans, check flight availability, book airline, and hotel and car rental reservations online, as well as offers travel-related services, including access to airlines, car rental companies, and hotels and vacation packages. The company serves leisure and corporate travelers. It operates in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Uruguay, Venezuela, Spain, and the United States. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Miami , Florida.