The Far East is a world best savoured slowly as part of a tailor-made itinerary, from the buzzing city of Bangkok to the lush rainforests and deserted beaches of Malaysia, visitors to the Far East have come to expect world class service and facilities.
Thailand has such diversity due to it’s shape and geography which divides it into four natural regions: the mountains and forests of the north; the vast rice fields of the central plains; the semi-arid farmlands of the north-east plateau; and the tropical islands and long coastline of the peninsula in the south. All ideal locations for holidays from Belfast and Dublin no matter what the type.
Malaysia is home to the world’s oldest rainforest, pristine beaches and its cosmopolitan capital Kuala Lumpur. Liberally strewn with mosques, temples and churches, the mainland is a kaleidoscope of different races and religions. Visitors will be assured of a warm welcome and excellent service. Langkawi and Pankgkor Laut are Malaysia’s most popular tourist destinations where exclusive resorts vie with fishing kampungs for prime spots on rugged coastlines of pristine beaches offering great choice for beach holidays from Belfast and Dublin.
With tumult firmly in the past, Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos are now opening up to exploration,offering more choice for the keen traveller planning their holidays from Belfast and Dublin. These destinations seduce travellers with their sublime beauty and traditional charms. Vietnam is a land of brilliant green paddy fields, pristine beaches and beguiling cities. It's excellent luxury beach resorts offer the finest standards the Far East has to offer whilst Cambodia is for those seeking ancient culture and history.
1. Pangkor Laut Resort & Spa Village - Malaysia
The small private island of Pangkor Laut, which lies in emerald waters off the west coast of Malaysia, is home to the exclusive Pangkor Laut Resort. Peace and discretion are the order of the day; it often seems that you have the island to yourself. Perfect for honeymoons from Belfast and Dublin or luxury holidays from Belfast and Dublin.
Accommodation: 120 Villas in main resort, 22 Spa Villas and 8 Estates
2. Amanpuri - Phuket, Thailand
A ‘superstar’ hotel with a stylish ambience and discreet setting much appreciated by the world’s rich and famous. Amanpuri enjoys a secluded hillside location overlooking the pristine white sands of Pansea Beach, its graceful Thai architecture harmonising perfectly with the slender palm trees and serene lotus ponds.
Accommodation: 70 Guest Rooms
3. Six Senses Hideaway Ninh Van Bay - Nha Trang, Vietnam
The spectacular coastal province of Nha Trang is the setting for a unique retreat and haven to well-being, where nature and nurture merge. The Six Senses experience comes to life in one of the most beautiful parts of Vietnam. This boutique retreat, previously known as the Evason Hideaway at Ana Mandara, is located on Ninh Van Bay, where dramatic rock formations meet a beautiful white-sand beach and mountains tower in the background, again a stunning location for honeymoons from Belfast and Dublin or luxury holidays from Belfast and Dublin.
Accommodation: 53 Villas
4. Amansara - Siem Reap, Cambodia
After the cultural riches of Angkor, relax at this ultra stylish boutique resort. From the acclaimed Amanresorts group comes Amansara, an all-suite retreat just 10 minutes from Angkor, the heart of the ancient Khmer civilization. Book somewhere like this for that extra special occasion on a honeymoon from Belfast and Dublin or perect for luxury holidays from Belfast and Dublin.
Accommodation: 24 Suites
5. Eastern & Oriental Express - Thailand & Malaysia
Surrender to the romance of a bygone era aboard this famous train. What finer way to appreciate the exotic natural beauty of Thailand and Malaysia than aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express. Primitive villages, lush rainforests, ancient temples and splendid palaces all form part of the ever-changing landscape as this exclusive train journeys between Singapore and Bangkok, via Kuala Lumpur and on to Chiang Mai, before returning to Bangkok. We would be delighted to tailor-make your own oriental ‘adventure’, combining a journey aboard this legendary train with stays in some of the Far East’s most celebrated hotels. Our holidays from Belfast and Dublin will always aim to exceed your expectations.