About Panorama Destination
Panorama was founded by Mr. Adhi Tirtawisata in 1972. Over nearly five decades since, the company has evolved and expanded into Panorama Leisure Group, integrating Tourism, Transportation and Hospitality as the core of the Group's business activities.
Panorama Destination was founded in December 1999 and is made up of more than a thousand travel professionals and licensed tour guides, specialising in inbound travel services. We operate a network of offices across Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and soon Vietnam, providing unmatched tourism services. In accordance with our commitment to sustainable tourism, we are a certified Travelife Sustainability Partner.
Panorama Destination is Indonesia’s leading tour operator, awarded ‘Best Tour Operator in Indonesia’ 2007, 2008, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017 and 2018 by TTG Asia and Most Popular Destination Company for MICE in 2015. We were named Best Inbound Travel Agency in South East Asia by Travel Weekly in 2016 and 2018, and were included in the prestigious Forbes 50 Best of the Best companies for 2017. Last year alone, more than 150,000 inbound tourists trusted their travel arrangements to us.
Thailand Turning Green: Five New National Parks
For nature lovers, the Land of Smiles just became an even happier hunting ground for wildlife encounters, green travel and eco-tourism, with the addition of five brand-new national parks. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently confirmed that five new […]READ MORE
New Flights Link Bali to Ijen & Banyuwangi
On 9th August 2019, Indonesian airline Citilink officially began operating a new direct flight between Banyuwangi in East Java and Denpasar in Bali. This is the first time the two popular locations have been connected by air travel; links between […]READ MORE
New DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton Set to Open in Damai Laut
The existing Swiss-Garden Beach Resort Damai Laut will soon become the first internationally branded resort managed by Hilton in Damai Laut. Following a brief conversion process, the new resort is slated to open for business in 2020. Nestled within 172 […]READ MORE
Thai Tourism Set for Pattaya Boat Show Boost
This November, the international jet set community will descend on the tropical shores of Pattaya over four sun-soaked days, for the annual Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show. Scheduled for 21 until 24 November 2019 at the Ocean Marina Yacht Club […]READ MORE
Apurva Kempinski Bali Opens Stylish New Restaurant
The Apurva Kempinski Bali Hotel recently unveiled Izakaya by OKU, their brand-new new signature Japanese restaurant. Inspired by the award-winning OKU Restaurant at Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta, Izakaya by OKU is a modern Japanese restaurant with an atelier concept. With […]READ MORE
Malaysia Announces New Departure Tax
Starting from 1st September 2019, visitors to Malaysia will have to pay a new departure tax on outbound air travel, according to an order from Malaysia’s Federal Government on 31st July. The new departure levy will not apply to passengers in transit, […]READ MORE