Nature & Wildlife Trips
Uma Paro Himalayan Discovery | Kingdom of BhutanThis 4-day package introduces you to the ancient Buddhist land of Bhutan. Based at Uma Paro, our experienced local guides lead us for two and a half days on walks through the Paro Valley, incorporating four defining attractions: the Taktsang ‘Tiger’s Nest’ Monastery, the National Museum, Drukgyel Dzong and a visit to the ancient temple of Kyichu Lhakhang.
Wildlife @ Tabin Wildlife Reserve, SabahTabin, one of the finest wildlife viewing park in Sabah, was declared a wildlife reserve because of the large numbers of wildlife and birds inhabiting its jungle, many of which are endemic and endangered species. The three largest land mammals of Sabah: Asian Elephant, Sumatran Rhino and the "tembadau" or wild buffalo are found within the forests of Tabin. 3D2N Tabin Wildlife land cost from SGD $755 per person, valid until Mar 31, 2015. (UD141214150331)
Chengdu & EnvironsExplore Chengdu and environs on this 4-day tour. Visit the world-famous Panda Breeding Centre and meet Sichuan province's most famous - and cutest - residents. Take in local tea houses, morning tai-chi, and enjoy a night at the opera before heading out to Leshan for a visit to see the world's biggest Buddha statue, on the banks of the Min River.
Birding @ Tabin Wildlife ReserveTabin, one of the finest wildlife viewing park in Sabah, was declared a wildlife reserve because of the large numbers of wildlife and birds inhabiting its jungle, many of which are endemic and endangered species. The three largest land mammals of Sabah: Asian Elephant, Sumatran Rhino and the "tembadau" or wild buffalo are found within the forests of Tabin. 3D2N Tabin Wildlife land cost from SGD $755 per person, valid until Mar 31, 2015. (UD141214150331)
Ijen Crater & Mt. Bromo AdventureThe trek up Mount Ijen leads you to a spectacular view point for the eerie turquoise crater lake. Wafts of multi-coloured smoke drift upwards from beneath you and all along the shoreline are bright yellow sulphur deposits creating a barren but beautiful landscape. The smoking Mount Bromo, best viewed at sunrise, has to be one of the most breathtaking views one will ever see.
Iceland – Northern Lights Special & Lake MyvatnOn this 5-day short break, visit Lake Myvatn's famous moonlike volcanic craters, ash cones, lava fields & boiling mud pits. The lake's surroundings offer an incredible variety of landscapes and geological formations. Opportunities for winter adventure abound in a host of optional activities to suit your mood. The evenings heat up with excitement, as this area just south of the Arctic Circle is a prime location for the northern lights!
Northeast Vietnam AdventureMixing drives through the spectacular scenery of Caobang with visits to hill tribe markets, small villages, and historic sites, you will get a taste of the region's unique culture. This tour through Vietnam's northeast gives intrepid travelers an unparalleled opportunity to discover a hidden corner of the country.
Northern Laos AdventureExplore the incredible countryside and cultures of Northern Laos with this incredible 5-day itinerary. Starting from the country’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed former royal capital, Luang Prabang, visitors are taken on a journey through lush landscapes, across soaring mountains, and to colourful villages, to get a true taste of this unspoiled land.
Iceland ~ Hidden Powers & Northern LightsIcebergs, hot springs and volcanoes dominate Iceland´s beautiful, yet rugged landscape. On a guided coach tour, experience the hidden powers of the island including views of the notorious Eyjafjallajokull volcano and the breathtaking glacial lagoon. With several nights spent in stunning rural locations, you’ll be perfectly situated to hunt the magical Northern Lights.
Toraja ExplorerVisitors to Tana Toraja are either attracted by its unique culture and rituals, most of which are centered around graves and death ceremonies while others prefer to avoid the morbid images and go trekking through the spectacular, almost untouched Toraja countryside visiting remote villages, or exhilarate in rafting the Sa’dan river rapids.
Eastern Yunnan ~ A Winter WonderlandThe 3 destinations of Hongtudi, Luoping and Puzhehei combines to form a treasure of landscapes little known to Westerners. It offers a very wide range and exceptionally colorful landscapes. It is moreover a winter getaway (February and March is the best season to explore the area) in a country where travelers are used to travel during spring and summertime.
Northwest Vietnam AdventureVietnam’s northern mountain ranges are breathtakingly beautiful, rich in cultural diversity and great fun to explore. Travel along roads snaking through high passes and through fertile valleys, see incredible rice terraces, visit colourful hill tribe markets and check out some of the areas historic sites.