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. 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, 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.
Volcano Tourism: A Hot New Topic in Borneo
With nature tourism top of the agenda for post-pandemic travel, the Tourism Ministry of Malaysia is looking into setting up tours and travel to key locations of volcanic interest around the town of Tawau. Located near Sabah, to the eastern edge […]READ MORE
Desa Potato Head: Village of the Future
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Maya Bay Could Reopen Soon
As tourism infrastructure reopens nationwide to welcome back international arrivals, Thailand’s government is considering reopening one of its most iconic attractions: Maya Bay. The location, which was made famous by the 2000 film The Beach, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, has been closed […]READ MORE
Sunway Resort: A New Light in Asia
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Qatar Airways Returns to Phuket
As Thailand continues to relax travel restrictions and welcome back an increasing number of international tourists, airlines are responding with new flights to meet demand. Qatar Airways has just announced it will increase flight frequency between Phuket and their base in Doha, […]READ MORE
Hotel Indigo: Green Getaways in KL
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