Hop on board a luxury train, cruise oceans or rivers in a luxury boat; this is the way to travel in style. The journey is an integral part of the adventure. From trips through the Silk Road on Golden Eagle Luxury Train, to explorations of the Galapagos Islands by catamaran, or a cruise to remote coral reefs in Belize, we've handpicked the best of the best of cruise and rail just for you.
From expedition cruising in the Arctic to chartering a private yacht in the Mediterranean, getting out on the water really does give you a totally unique perspective on a new destination. In fact, some of the most remote and stunning parts of the world are only reachable by boat. With that in mind, we've picked out a few of our favorite vessels on which to explore the world's waters. This is just a snapshot of what we can offer, so if there's somewhere else you want to set sail, touch base with our experts and let us craft you the boating adventure that you've been dreaming off.
The journey is an integral part of the adventure. You could explore of the Galapagos Islands by catamaran, cruise to remote coral reefs in Belize, sail down the Amazon river in a luxury boat, or cruise the Mekong from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City. We've cherry-picked the best boats journeys and have plenty of ideas to help you stop and unwind before or after the journey, too.
Set sail for shimmering new horizons on a modern breed of ship that’s setting the bar in luxury travel. From Vietnam and Indonesia to Antarctica and the Galapagos, cruising just got personal with six-star facilities, spacious suites, butler service and gourmet dining. They even have mega toys like zodiac boats and two-man subs. Your key to the world, ocean cruising hasn’t just recaptured the spirit of its glamourous heyday, it’s elevated it to art form.
If unparalleled luxury, privacy and freedom are high on your holiday checklist, a sailing adventure aboard an exclusive yacht charter will tick all these boxes and more. Offering the flexibility to choose your route and create your own itinerary, you’ll be able to explore hidden bays and secret beaches in the utmost style.
Discover a secret side to an iconic destination on a relaxing river cruise. Drift by villages and vineyards, glimpse an authentic rural life and those hidden gems that pass many others by. Whether you want to explore the waters of the mighty Amazon or sample the local delicacies of the Champagne region, we’ll find the perfect barge or river cruise for you.
For those looking for the opulence and exclusivity of a luxury resort but without the traditional formalities of cruising, Explora II heralds a new era in glamorous ocean travel, with a positive and forward-focused commitment to sustainability.
Origin,Theory & Evolve
Origin, Theory & Evolve are the most comfortable premium-class yachts operating in the Galapagos, combining modern sophistication with quality guiding and accommodating just 20 guests each. They are all members of Relais & Chateaux.
United States of America
For those looking for the opulence and exclusivity of a luxury resort but without the traditional formalities of cruising, Explora I heralds a new era in glamorous ocean travel, with a positive and forward-focused commitment to sustainability.
Silversea Silver Muse
Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, United States of America
Let the frozen landscapes of Alaska's Inside Passage overwhelm your senses with a cruise on board the luxurious Silver Muse, where elegant suites and an extensive range of facilities go hand in hand with faultless service and unforgettable excursions.
The Finch Bay Eco Hotel
A charming eco-friendly retreat, the Finch Bay Eco Hotel is located just steps away from the beach on the Galapagos island of Santa Cruz, surrounded by fascinating flora and fauna. It works well as an alternative to a cruise or as a beach stay afterwards.
The Oberoi Zahra
The Oberoi Zahra is the finest and most luxurious ship operating on the Nile. The leisurely 7-night cruise gives the perfect balance between sightseeing and relaxation – with on board spa treatments that pamper you like a Pharaoh.
Silversea Silver Origin
One of the most luxurious expedition ships to cruise the Galapagos Islands, the Silver Origin ensures Silversea level service in one of South America's most iconic wildlife destinations, guaranteeing an unforgettable and comfortable cruise experience.
Greg Mortimer Antarctica
Built to world-class polar standards, the Greg Mortimer is an exciting new addition to our Antarctica portfolio, boasting excellent safety features, innovative tech, flexible itineraries including fly-sail options and a range of activities.
Greg Mortimer Arctic
Built to world-class polar standards, the Greg Mortimer is an exciting new addition to our Arctic portfolio, boasting excellent safety features, innovative tech, flexible itineraries including fly-sail options and a range of activities.
Silversea Silver Explorer
Discover Antarctica in absolute comfort and style with Silversea's premium expedition ship, Silver Explorer. Travel on this ice-strengthened vessel around the Antarctic Peninsula, accompanied by specialist guides.
Beijing, Xian, Chengdu, Yangtze River & Shanghai
This classic itinerary provides a brilliant introduction to China, from the almighty Great Wall of China to the fascinating Terracotta Army. During your trip you’ll visit all the key highlight destinations including Beijing, Xian, Chengdu and Shanghai with private guiding throughout to ensure you make the most out of your adventure, uncovering the...
SGD $15,900 pp
Scotland in Ultimate Luxury
Edinburgh, Belmond Royal Scotsman, Gleneagles
This memorable once-in-a-lifetime adventure is the ultimate was to explore the Scottish Highlands in luxury style. The Belmond Royal Scotsman offers simply outstanding personal service, fine dining, sumptuous comfort and the companionable atmosphere of a country house hotel as you glide past glens, castles and heather-clad mountains in the...
SGD $15,800 pp
Ultimate Cruise Patagonia
Buenos Aires, El Calafate, Tierra del Fuego, Torres del Paine & Santiago
Voyage through unimaginable Patagonian scenery on this two-week adventure, taking in Buenos Aires and Santiago, coming up close to the outstanding Perito Moreno glacier, cruising the fjords and glaciers of southern Patagonia and trekking in the shadow of the iconic Torres del Paine massif.
SGD $19,400 pp
Ultimate Northwest Passage
This is the ultimate Arctic voyage that takes you through the complete Northwest Passage. Designed for the true Arctic adventurer, following several different Explorer routes the itinerary crosses the High Arctic from Greenland to Alaska. Experience crystal clear glaciers, dramatic fjords and impressive icebergs; encounter a variety of different...
SGD $104,300 pp
Exceptional Bali and Komodo in Style
Ubud, Komodo National Park, Jimbaran
This luxurious itinerary takes you from the cultural heart of Bali to Komodo where you will cruise the national park in style, stopping off at snorkelling and diving hotspots, pristine beaches and islands in search of the mighty Komodo Dragon. Return to Bali’s south coast for a relaxing end to your holiday unwinding on the beaches of Seminyak.
SGD $23,700 pp
Exceptional East Coast Thailand
Bangkok, Koh Phangan & Koh Samui
Indulge in a relaxing two-centre holiday combining the tropical islands of Koh Phangan and Koh Samui. Recharge in luxurious villas with pools and white-sand beaches within arm's reach. This Thailand tour is the epitome of luxury. To experience these two unique islands at their finest, visit from February to September when the weather is idyllic.
SGD $11,500 pp
Cairo, Luxor, Nile River & Aswan
Sail down the River Nile alongside some of Egypt's legendary historical sites while observing the traditional way of life. Conclude your journey in Cairo to marvel at the iconic Pyramids of Giza and Great Sphinx.
SGD $13,200 pp
Exceptional Kerala and The Maldives
Cochin, Thekkady, Backwaters, Lake Vembenad & The Maldives
Captivating culture, tempting cuisine and an exclusive houseboat stay in Kerala. Follow this with white sandy beaches, turquoise waters and luxurious contemporary accommodation in the Maldives. This luxury south India and Maldives tour itinerary is perfect for combining culture with relaxation, topped off with outstanding guides.
SGD $8,700 pp
Yangon, Bagan, Private Irrawaddy Cruise, Mandalay, Inle Lake & Ngapali Beach
This epic itinerary showcases the best that Myanmar has to offer from its luxury hotels to its unique and exclusive experiences. This is truly Myanmar in style, as you venture from Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake and Ngapali Bay with an added beautiful cruise along the Irrawaddy accompanied by the very best guides in the country.
SGD $9,600 pp
A Short Getaway to Guilin
Guilin, Longsheng & Yangshuo
Enjoy stunning sceneries and dive deep into the various ethnic minorities in this compact itinerary of Guilin and surrounds. Cruise down the Li River flanked by karst peaks and immerse in the marvellous views of Longsheng Rice Terraces.
SGD $3,200 pp
Cruise holiday guides and inspiration
A Guide to Luxury Halong Bay Cruises in Vietnam
Halong Bay’s lush emerald waters, filled with limestone towers and thousands of islands and islets, is one of the most spectacular sights in the world. Best seen from the comfort of a luxury cruise, this UNESCO World Heritage site is an unforgettable experience.