Remote Lands, the world’s leading luxury and intrepid Asia travel designer, is unveiling a dozen new stopover itineraries for Singapore. With new direct flights from New York set for later this year, Singapore is reinvigorated as a gateway to Southeast Asia. From the vibrant arts scene and Peranakan culture to jungle forests and exclusive luxury experiences, Remote Lands’ new itineraries showcase the dynamic Lion City, as a unique entry point to Southeast Asia.
“We are thrilled to offer these unique add-on itineraries, which will allow guests to explore the many different dynamic experiences Singapore has to offer,” says Catherine Heald, Co-Founder & CEO of Remote Lands. “Whether it is the adrenaline-seeking adventurer, the history buff discovering ancient relics, the foodie strolling through the night markets, or the family looking for an enriching educational experience, this beautiful country has something for everyone. We are excited to show travelers why the heart of Southeast Asia beats in Singapore.”
A selection of Remote Lands’ new Singapore itineraries are featured below. For more information and a complete listing of available itineraries, visit Remotelands.com.
Adventurers seeking the perfect combination of thrills and luxury can embark on this five-day journey in Singapore for the best of both worlds. Each day, after an adrenaline-filled itinerary, guests will return to the comfort of their luxury accommodations at Fullerton Bay Hotel to relax and recuperate before their next day of adventure. In this itinerary, explorers will have the opportunity to visit state-of-the-art facilities for bungee jumping, freefalling, and ziplining; kayak with otters through mangrove forests; hike over six miles across the Southern Ridges; and mountain bike the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve. Rates start from $5,600 per person.
In this three-day itinerary, travelers will visit some of the country’s most significant religious sites and admire the abiding culture of Singapore. The trip starts in Chinatown, taking participants to some of the most prominent Chinese temples including Buddha Tooth Relic Temple as well as Sir Mariamman Temple, the oldest Hindu temple in Singapore. Explorers will also have the opportunity to see the restored Chijmes Hall, a Gothic Revival designed chapel built in 1855; Masjid Sultan, an iconic mosque in Kampong Glam; and the Armenian Church, the oldest Christian church in Singapore. Rates start from $3,000 per person.
For those looking to relax and enjoy the luxe comforts of Singapore, Remote Lands offers this elite five-day itinerary to experience the exclusivity of the Lion City. Guests can dine at one of over thirty Michelin-starred restaurants, splurge on retail therapy at Orchard Road, and pamper themselves with caviar facial treatments. On the third day, guests will retreat to the Capella Hotel, a quiet oasis on Sentosa Island where they can relax on the white sand beach or visit the spa’s hot rainforest shower with floral scents and herbal steam room. Other luxury highlights in this itinerary include enjoying a gourmet three-course meal on the Singapore Flyer, a gigantic Ferris wheel nestled in the heart of the city, sipping cocktails at a premier VIP club with rooftop bar and 360-degree view of the city night lights, and taking a supercar – such as a Lamborghini, Ferrari, or Rolls Royce – for a spin around the official F1 circuit. Rates start from $5,000 per person.
Art lovers can explore Singapore’s cultural scene in this four-day trip encompassing some of the city’s most diverse and innovative exhibitions. Singapore hosts some of the most popular international annual art fairs, including Singapore Art Week, Singapore Biennale, Singapore Night Festival, and Singapore International Festival of Arts. Travelers can visit the National Gallery Singapore to experience the world’s largest display of modern art in Southeast Asia, explore innovative galleries at the ArtScience Museum, and be inspired by the National Design Centre. Connoisseurs seeking to see or buy works from internationally-renowned artists can choose from a wealth of public and private galleries dotted around the city. Rates start from $4,200 per person.
In this four-day immersive trip, travelers will interact with locals, taste Peranakan cuisine, and learn about the customs and traditions to gain a deeper understanding of Peranakan culture. Peranakan means ‘locally born’ in Malay and refers to descendants of Chinese immigrants who came to the Malay Archipelago – modern-day Malaysia, Singapore, and Indonesia. They continue to celebrate their culture in modern day Singapore. Travelers will discover the traditions of the 12-day weddings, intricacies of beadwork, and handmade kebayas. Also, travelers will sample Nyonya food, tour an antique Peranakan home, and meet those keeping Peranakan culture alive. Rates start from $4,000 per person.
In this four-day interactive and educational adventure, families will dine with orangutans at the Singapore Zoo, indulge in Peranakan cuisine, and witness the spectacular Gardens by the Bay light show. Other family-friendly highlights include visiting the interactive exhibitions at the Singapore Discovery Center, taking on the outdoor obstacle courses with ziplines and rope bridges at Bedok Reservoir Park Forest Adventure, taking a night safari, and riding the Singapore Flyer. Rates start from $4,700 per person.
About Remote Lands, Inc.
Remote Lands, Inc. creates highly personalized and unique, luxe and intrepid holidays throughout Asia. Based in New York and Bangkok, the company specializes in extraordinary experiences that are difficult to arrange and require privileged access to important people and exclusive events, drawing upon Remote Lands’ relationships with remarkable people around Asia. Unparalleled service, creative itineraries and extreme attention to detail are what set Remote Lands apart. For additional information, visit Facebook.com/RemoteLands, Twitter.com/RemoteLands, or at Instagram.com/Remote_Lands.
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