Into the Wild
Escape the ordinary. Break new ground. We’re finding our guests are increasingly looking to escape to the wild. To stay in places that are really remote and experience things few others have done before them. These kinds of requests are ones we relish. The chance to flex our creative muscles and push boundaries. From the jagged peaks of Patagonia to the acacia-studded plains of Tanzania, we’ve handpicked a few of our favourite properties and itineraries in some of the quietest corners of the globe. This is mother nature at her most majestic.
Beana Laponia is an adults-only boutique hotel in the heart of Finnish Lapland. Surrounded by a mesmerising snowy landscape, Beana Laponia offers a wilderness hideaway with an abundance of winter activities on its doorstep.
Harads, Swedish Lapland
In the heart of Swedish Lapland lies Loggers Lodge, a warm and welcoming cabin made for two, surrounded by trees, streams and breathtaking scenery. This is the perfect spot for those looking to really get away from it all.
Mahale Mountains, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania
Greystoke Mahale enjoys a breathtaking position on a golden beach along the shores of Lake Tanganyika, sheltered by the lush forest of the Mahale Mountains. This isolated setting is home to the world's largest known population of chimpanzees.
Ikuka Safari Camp
Ruaha National Park, Tanzania
High on the Mwagusi escarpment in Ruaha National Park, Ikuka Safari Camp is an intimate, secluded camp with just six tents under thatched roofs. With uninterrupted views across the savannah, Ikuka offers the quintessential African wilderness experience.
Caiman Ecological Refuge
Caiman Ecological Refuge is a 53,000-hectare ranch located in the heart of the southern Pantanal region of Brazil, one of the world’s most important wetlands, hosting one of the greatest concentrations of wildlife in the Americas.
Lapa Rios Lodge
Southern Osa, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Lapa Rios is an award-winning eco-lodge with fantastic service set in 1,000 acres of tropical rainforest reserve on the wildlife rich Osa Peninsula overlooking the pristine point where the Golfo Dulce meets the Pacific Ocean in Costa Rica.
Swedish Lapland, Sweden
Arctic Retreat is a small, family-run property located in the tiny village of Gunnarsbyn in Swedish Lapland. The retreat is made up of a collection of traditional log cabins and offers an exclusive and inviting base from which to enjoy the wilderness.
Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile
Patagonia Camp on the edge of Torres del Paine National Park, offers guests exclusive and unique accommodation against the backdrop of stunning Lago Toro and Patagonian peaks. Think…luxury glamping experience and awesome excursions in stunning Patagonia!
Explora El Chaltén
El Chalten & Los Glaciares National Park, Southern Patagonia, Argentina
Occupying a breathtaking position in Argentina's hiking and climbing capital, Explora El Chaltén is the perfect base for exploring the mountains and glaciers of wild Patagonia. This luxurious all-inclusive lodge offers adventure and comfort in abundance.
Katavi National Park, Lake Tanganyika and western Tanzania, Tanzania
Chada Katavi is a small exclusive safari camp with just six Meru guest tents. The camp is situated in the incredibly remote Katavi National Park, in Western Tanzania, which is reputed to be one of the wildest places on earth.
Extraordinary Antarctica: Cross the Polar Circle
Santiago, Punta Arenas, Antarctica, Punta Arenas, Santiago
Whilst more and more adventurers are setting their sights on Antarctica, few make it to 66°33’ S and cross the Antarctic Circle. Those who do are treated to a world of pristine sea ice, the abandoned signs of human activity now frozen in time and absolute silence. The itinerary we showcase below offers guests the chance to fly over the Drake...
Moremi, Khwai & Chobe, Botswana
Immerse yourself in the wild as you spend 10 days exploring the diverse habitats of Botswana, from the savannah and woodlands of Moremi to the glistening waterways of Kwai, ending in Chobe National Park. This itinerary is ideal for intrepid travellers, as you spend each night in a mobile camp in the heart of the wild, after enjoying action packed...
Wild Brazil: Amazon & Pantanal Adventure
Iguazu, Amazon, Pantanal, Rio de Janeiro
Discover Brazil’s most wildlife-rich destinations on this epic safari-style adventure, observing playful monkeys, brightly coloured macaws and even a glimpse of the elusive jaguar. Perfect for nature and animal lovers of all ages, you’ll explore some of the world's most biodiverse areas, including the Amazon Rainforest and the Pantanal and marvel...
Wild Costa Rica
Central Valley, Tortuguero, Osa Peninsula & Manuel Antonio
Travel from coast to coast exploring Costa Rica’s wildlife rich natural highlights while staying at charming hotels in spectacular surroundings and enjoying a variety of outdoor activities. Unwind at the end at a boutique beach retreat on a lush hillside.
Wild Galapagos & Ecuador
Quito, Amazon & Galapagos
Journey into Ecuador’s Amazon and stay at the amazing La Selva Jungle Lodge before experiencing the enchanting Galapagos Islands and an amazing glamping experience. Unique wildlife and unforgettable experiences await - an exhilarating adventure for families or couples ticking off two huge bucket-list destinations!
Thimpu, Punakha, Gangtey, Paro
Revitalizing views, captivating culture and tantalizing cuisine, this one-week tour of Bhutan is the perfect concoction for travelers who relish exclusive experiences with a dose of relaxation. We’ve hand-picked the very best hotels and lodges to make sure every stop on the trip promises unique style complimented by seamless service.
Kuala Lumpur, Sandakan, Kinabatangan River & Gaya Island
A journey through the heart of Malaysian Borneo showcasing the very best this diverse country has to offer. Discover metropolitan Kuala Lumpur before exploring the dense Borneo Rainforest. See pygmy elephants and orangutans in the pristine Kinabatangan Wetlands area before enjoying some respite on one of Sabah's beautiful outer islands, Gaya...
Ultimate Canada - Orcas, Dolphins & Bears
Vancouver, Tofino & Great Bear Rainforest
Explore Canada’s ultimate wilderness in British Columbia, staying in the most luxurious accommodation and spending a day with a helicopter at your disposal to reach untouched glaciers, waterfalls and mountains for an exclusive experience with nature.
Reykjavik & Snaefellsnes Peninsula
Adventure on the road less travelled with this ultimate itinerary through the awe-inspiring landscape of Iceland. Leap into the charm of Reykjavik and the Blue Lagoon before heading to the beautiful and dramatic landscape of the sublime Snaefellsnes Peninsula, one of the country's hidden gems. Stay at contemporary Icelandic hotels and welcoming...
Tokyo, Kiso Valley, Kyoto, Miyajimaguchi & Lake Kawaguchi (Mount Fuji)
Japan is most often praised for its incredibly rich culture and history with its natural beauty often being overlooked. This itinerary shows you a different side to Japan, taking in the best of country's most inspiring cities and combining them with the Nakasendo Walking Trail, an ancient postal route through wild forests, and the beautiful...