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A London-based tour operation is being introduced by luxury river expedition company Pandaw.

The new business, Pandaw Expeditions, has obtained an Atol to enable it to offer flight-inclusive packages to travel agents and clients. Pandaw Expeditions is also a member of Abta.

The operator will provide packages including flights, transfers, hotels, domestic flights and sightseeing in addition to tailor-made itineraries.

The company is offering £20 Amazon vouchers on every flight-inclusive booking received from agents in January and February.

A new website at has been developed to support the tour operation.

Commercial director Hugh Clayson said: “We are delighted to be launching Pandaw Expeditions as Pandaw celebrates 20 years in South-East Asia.

As specialists in the region, Pandaw has much to bring to the market in terms of exciting river adventures and once in a lifetime experiences in newly opened-up Burma and remote parts of Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, and India.

“The new tour operation is launching in response to demand from customers and travel agents who over the years have requested the option of booking flight-inclusive packages with us.

“We’d urge any travel agent who would like to work with us to simply get in touch; we can provide expert advice on Pandaw’s growing fleet of luxury river ships and other support and training