Happy Year of the Horse from Remote Lands!
On behalf of all our staff in New York, Bangkok, New Delhi and around Asia, we would like to wish all our clients, partners and friends a very happy, healthy and prosperous Year of the Horse!
In this Lunar New Year newsletter, we have selected four amazing itineraries from countries busy celebrating the Year of the Horse - China, Vietnam, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Like all our itineraries, they can be booked as is or used as the starting point for a tailor-made holiday. Whatever you choose, please contact us now and we will start creating your trip.
Happy New Year - Kung Hei Fat Choi - Gong Xi Fa Cai!
Travelling Yunnan's Tea Horse Road
This stunning 10-day itinerary follows an ancient trade route taking you across China's breathtaking Yunnan Province. Visit the historic trading hub of Xishuangbanna and stay in the new Anantara resort; wander the timeless streets of the UNESCO World Heritage city of Lijiang where Amanresorts will soon be opening a new property; and finish your trip in the legendary town of Shangri-La. A fascinating glimpse of Southwest China's history and heritage. Read more...
A Vietnamese Culinary Journey
Vietnamese cuisine is one of the world's most popular now, and this tasty 14-day itinerary takes you right to the source. Travelling north from Saigon to Hanoi via Mui Ne, Hoi An and Hue, you'll sample many regional Vietnamese cuisines, visit bustling wet markets to shop for fruit, vegetables, meat and fresh seafood, and even try your hand at cooking your own dishes. Truly a foodie's dream! Read more...
Unseen Hong Kong
The touristy sights of bustling Hong Kong Island and Kowloon are well-known, but there is another more laid back side to the rural remote regions, and many people are surprised to learn that more than 80% of Hong Kong's landmass is undeveloped. This 4-day itinerary takes in lesser-known areas such Lantau and Lamma islands, the rural New Territories, and the impressive Wetland Park to experience some of the country's flora and fauna. Read more...
Discover the myriad charms of one of Asia's lesser-known destinations on our Charming Taiwan trip - 11 days taking in the island's essential destinations, from the modern capital Taipei to the historic trading town of Tainan, via the island's stunning, wildlife-rich countryside. A journey into an island country that is sure to surprise and delight you. Read more...
Private jet holidays
If you’re short of time and don’t want to waste time waiting around for scheduled flights, why not look at chartering a private jet for your next vacation? We specialize in private jet charters throughout Asia, for both personal and corporate purposes.
Amongst the destinations that are ideal for a private jet vacation are the cities of Rajasthan in northern India, Thailand and the countries of Indochina (Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos), the islands of Indonesia, and China. A two-week holiday for two in Rajasthan or Thailand/Indochina, for example, can be as little as $80,000 on a King Air. Citations, Hawkers, Challengers, Falcons, Gulfstreams and other light to heavy jets are also available in Asia. Please call for further details.
Remote Lands is an ultra-luxe private tour operator focused exclusively on Asia. We create bespoke journeys tailor-made to your highly discriminating tastes, optionally by private jet and yacht. We specialize in unique experiences that are difficult to arrange and require extraordinary insider connections with remarkable local people - and open the door to authentic ways of life and deeper insight into the soul of Asian cultures.
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