Who is Visit Asia?
About Us Visit Asia Travel is the premium Business to Business (B2B) Tour Operator & Local Ground Handler for worldwide partners. The company established since 1999 by a young enterprising businessman supported by a team who have decades of experience in hotel management, airlines and travel industries. The Company’s Head Office is in Laos, the Branch Office in Bangkok Thailand and Sales Representative offices in Vietnam and Cambodia. We are the first company to compile the latest technology in both offline office operations and real time online booking engines via XML interface in Indochina region. We are pioneers in the new era of innovative technology for the young who are accustomed instant gratification, accuracy and high efficiency in their routine operations without the need to email and wait for replies.
Who is Visit Asia Travel? We are a B2B company who specialize in arranging high quality tours for both Individuals, Groups, Internet Booking Engine (IBE), Destination Management Company (DMC) and the world’s major airlines local Authorized Agents and PSA. We are able to serve the luxury travel market, catering for the discerning travellers, as well as the adventure travel market as we are extremely active in seeking out new destinations in Asia Pacific. Our firm is the first locally owned private company in the region that deals directly with ground suppliers. Since inception in 1999 we have expanded our operations to the 4 current branch offices with a total current staff base on 139 members. Drawing on our strength and past experiences, we are now the most professional and organized 'ground handler' in the region, offering a quality of service unparalleled in Asia Pacific. Due to the fact that we are a locally base company and have many local partners, we assure you that our prices are extremely competitive and definitely cheaper without compromise in our service standards compared to international companies who have to transact with another parties.
Particularly excellent point we have a web-based to search the discounted hotel rates and tour prices for all destinations in Asia and the rest. Combining our wealth of experience in technology and extensive connections we provide you unbeatable offers to meet all your travel needs in Asia Pacific and worldwide.
Online Booking Engine? In fact, we provide not just about booking for flights, hotels, transfers. We also offer you any extra excursion or customize tour package that you might be interested in. We are a one-stop destination to aid you in planning you holiday to Asia Pacific and the rest. The Visit Asia teams have a wealth of experience and have links to ground handlers based all over the regions. Booking with us gives you the assurance that you are in safe hands wherever you are in compound.
How Visit Asia Travel Works? After choosing to work with us you will be assigned a personal sales consultant who has experience in dealing with airlines, customize package tours and knowledge of many other areas to meet any of your travel needs. These sales consultants would serve as your point of contact with us. These sales consultants have a team of professionals supporting them, including an assistant, hotel and reservation managers, airlines counters as well as a fully dedicated operations team and an efficient accounts department. Our structure puts us in a different league compared to the many poorly organized ground handlers which you may have encountered in Asia Pacific. We also have a strict policy of answering all emails and queries within 24 hours for offline requests and provide real time instant confirmation for online bookings via our XML interface that enable you to receive your booking confirmation return within five seconds.
Another point to note is that we employ numbers of full-time guides and drivers. This ensures that we can assess, improve and maintain the quality of staff in contact with your clients. Other ground handlers are more likely to use all 'freelance' guides who might have poor service altitudes or are in-experienced finally undercut its tour prices for the lowest and offer poor services to customers.
As we treat our staff very well with excellent pay and incentives i.e. free lunch at work, free healthcare plans and staff familiarization trips both overseas and within the country] therefore you will also be working with a happy and motivated team of staff at Visit Asia Travel. We believe you would have an extremely positive working relationship with our reliable team.
Accommodations Our inventory covers a large range of guesthouses, hotels and resorts ranging from 2-star budget to luxury top end 5-star hotels. More than half of these are contracted directly by our product teams. Our teams personally make trips down for on-site visits and hotel inspections to ascertain the quality of the rooms. We deal directly with owners and managers and thus we are able to get the best available rates. At the same time, we use our technology to compare the BEST AVAILABLE RATES [BAR] amongst dozens of contracted hotels and local suppliers to provide with the most complete range of choices and rates. As such we are constantly checking and updating our rates and are confident of providing you highly competitive rates.
Airlines Our in-house IT team has developed an XML interface to connect our online booking engine to the world famous GDS system that allows us to extract worldwide Airlines Farex for travel agencies such as PSA and GSA with promotional rates. This means you are able to book flights at your convenience with the lowest rates and instant confirmation without having to spend time visiting ticketing offices.
Transportation We are Laos' newest private transportation company with a fleet of over 30 vehicles, ranging from brand new Hyundai and Toyota minivans to 45 seater coaches. You can be rest assured that your clients would be travelling in comfort and safety with us.
Guides We believe that guides are the people who make the difference to any tour and we at Visit Asia Travel takes special care in selecting the right ones for you. Many of our guides are of full time employees who have passed stringent tests and undergone rigorous training. Our pool of professional guides include English, Thai, Vietnamese, Mandarin, French, Russian, German, Spanish, Italian and Japanese speaking guides who are able to communicate effectively with your clients.