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 Vietnam, providing unmatched tourism services throughout Southeast Asia.
Panorama Destination is Indonesia’s leading tour operator, awarded ‘Best Tour Operator in Indonesia’ 2007, 2008, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2019 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, 2018 and 2019, and were included in the prestigious Forbes 50 Best of the Best companies for 2017 and 2018. Every year, more than 150,000 inbound tourists trust their travel arrangements to us.
Ecotourism Leads the Way in Lombok
Located in Central Lombok Regency, West Nusa Tenggara, Bilebante Tourism Village is a project that demonstrates Indonesia’s commitment to environmentally friendly, sustainable tourism in new and established destinations. Supported by Panorama Destination, this project is helping create livelihood opportunities, while also preserving natural resources […]READ MORE
Covid-19 Situation Report: Thailand
Following the success of the Phuket Sandbox and Samui Plus schemes, which began on 1 July and 15 July, respectively, two further provinces (Phangnga and Krabi) reopened in the middle of August, under the 7+7 extension plan. The government is now planning to […]READ MORE
New Eco Tourism App to Revolutionise Sustainable Travel
Researchers in Indonesia are trialling a cutting-edge new digital app for the emerging millennial market. Once completed, it will link various tourism networks together around the archipelago, connecting travellers with providers, policy-makers and key thinkers in the ecotourism sector. The […]READ MORE
Nationwide Tourism Revival Planned for Mid-October
With vaccinations making progress and the number of Covid cases continuing to drop, Thailand’s government has confirmed plans to reopen the Kingdom to international travellers by the middle of October. Following the recent success of “Sandbox” travel bubble programmes in Phuket and Samui, the Prime […]READ MORE
Covid-19 Situation Report: Vietnam
For most of 2020 and early 2021, Vietnam remained virtually free of Covid-19. This was because the country was quick to impose border restrictions and quarantines, deploying intensive contact tracing teams where needed, and imposing localised lockdowns to keep the virus at bay. With consistently low cases and a speedy response […]READ MORE
Covid-19 Situation Report: Malaysia
The news from Malaysia is generally very good. Travel restrictions are being carefully lifted nationwide, tourism destinations are being fast-tracked for an imminent reopening, and vaccination programmes are advancing at record-breaking pace. Malaysia is expected to officially move beyond the Covid-19 pandemic and […]READ MORE