11 Tuesday March, 2014
From Kathmandu to Bangkok, through Bali to East & Central Java...
THE JOURNEY Discover the origins of Hindu culture and the way it spread through Southeast Asia following the footsteps of the elephant god Ganesha during this original and exciting cultural and culinary journey. Find Lord Ganesha in the KathmanduValley temples, in hidden shrines in Bali and in the monumental 8th century ruined sanctuaries of Java.
STAY in carefully chosen small hotels that reflect the unique architectural and cultural heritage of each country.
SEE breathtaking Himalayan panoramas and discover the unique medieval towns of Nepal, hidden temples and coral reefs in Bali and the lush, volcanic landscapes of Java dotted with carved, ancient monuments.
SAVOUR and sample the many different cuisines and the best, authentic local flavours that Nepal, Bangkok, Bali and Java have to offer.
YOUR GUIDE Diana von Cranach, Egyptologist, interior designer, Cordon Bleu chef and hotelier, has been travelling to Nepal for more than 30 years. When she is not at her hideaway resort Puri Ganesha Villas in northwest Bali or working as a guest chef around the region, she is always looking for new experiences for her clients. Diana is extremely knowledgeable, imaginative, endearing, enormous fun, a culinary magician and when it comes to looking after her guests along the way, no one compares!
JOIN Minimum 6, maximum 8 persons.
DATES The first journey begins on 19th April to 3rd May. The second journey begins on 30th November to 14th December.
FROM/TO The journey begins and ends in Bangkok.
RATES per couple sharing - rates on application - include the following:
- Business class flights BKK KTM BKK DPS BKK with Thai Airways, flights within Indonesia
- Everest View Champagne Breakfast by private helicopter
- Hedonistic accommodation
- Full board and all other meals mentioned throughout the journey
- All applicable govt. tax & service charges
- Airport transfers & tours
- Guide & entrance fees
- Single rates on application
Please contact Mark Wright for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org