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Ultimate glamping getaways

15th August 2012 Print
Chattra Sagar India

Don’t let the weather get you down, just look further afield for the ultimate glamping getaway.

Patagonia Camp, Chile

Explore the pristine wilderness of Patagonia and experience the views of Lake Toro from one of just 18 yurts at South America's first luxury camp. Relax on your private terrace or in your room complete with heating, private bathroom, hand woven fabrics and locally handcrafted furniture. Take advantage of Torres del Paine National Park close by, a nature lover's paradise.

Prices start at £2,805 per person for a 9-day, 8-night trip. 
The Bison, India

Embrace a taste of Africa in India with this authentic and tranquil tented camp located on the banks of the mesmerizing Kabini River in Nagarhole. Where rustic meets luxury, rooms are decorated with wooden floors, writing and dressing tables, arm chairs, artifacts, original antiques, and old cabin trunks. Enjoy a timeless safari with the passionate and experienced naturalists on staff. Evening bonfires here are blissful.

Prices start at £1,630 per person for a 10-day, 9-night southern wildlife and spices trip.

Kicheche Bush Camp, Kenya

With the sweeping view of the Savanna, Mara Plains is a haven of indulgence within the Olare Orok conservancy and the Masai Mara Reserve. Comprising just 6 guest tents with ensuite bathrooms, this is an intimate and exclusive camp with a real personal touch.  Relax on your verandah or venture on a peaceful game drive away from the usual safari crowds.

Prices start at £3,150 per person for an 8-day, 7-night luxury Kenya family safari trip.

Lion Safari Camp, India

Gir in the Indian state of Gujurat is the only location in the wild where you'll find Asiatic lions. The Lion Safari Camp is the ideal place to witness them in their natural habitat. On the banks of the Hiran River and surrounded by a private mango orchard, you can tuck into native Gujurati cuisine from your terrace and enjoy the luxuries of your air-conditioned bedroom.

Prices start at £1,525 per person for an 11-day, 10-night trip.

Olivers Camp, Tanzania

Experience an Out of Africa moment with the authentic safari interiors of Olakira Camp. Relax on your private veranda with a view of the breathtaking African savannah as you take your morning coffee or tea and observe the fantastic wildlife of Tarangire.  The beautifully furnished tents are scattered along the marsh edge and the newly refurbished tent is covered by traditional thatch.

Prices start at £4,040 per person for a-10 day, 9-night classic safari in northern Tanzania with a twist trip.

Osian Camel Camp, India

This is the Rajasthan desert experience that most people only dream of. The alluring Thar Desert beckons as you indulge and relax in carpeted tents peppered with vibrant local handicrafts or cool off by the swimming pool with its views across the desert.

Prices start at £1,775 per person for an 11-day, 10-night trip with activities in Osian.

Serengeti Under Canvas, Tanzania

Within undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, Serengeti Under Canvas luxurious migratory camps follow the path of the famous Serengeti migration, providing incredible opportunities to encounter the countless predators in spacious, chic Bedouin tents. The 8 spacious tents are decorated with crystal chandeliers and even have power outlets for your convenience.

Prices start at £2,800 per person for a 12-day, 11-night classic safari in Tanzania and Zanzibar.

Chattra Sagar, India

Situated above a reservoir that gazes across to fields and distant mountains, this luxury camp has a romantic Rajput history. Embrace the exotic cuisine in this lush green oasis and wind-down in one of the 13 hand-stitched tents adorned with locally crafted furniture.  The interiors are block printed in traditional floral motifs.

Prices start at £1,985 per person for an 11-day, 10-night introduction to Rajasthan trip.

Leopard Safari, Sri Lanka

An adventurous forest escapade under the open starry skies awaits you in Sri Lanka's Yala National Park. This is not your typical sleeping under canvas experience.  The ambience of sleeping under canvas in luxury queen-sized beds and fresh linen is a rather regal experience. When you're not out on a game drive, indulge in fresh tiger afternoon hammock siesta or an aperitif.

Prices start at £2,730 per person for a 12-day, 11-night trip including safaris.

Manu National Park, Peru

In the midst of the southern Peruvian rain forest, lie the authentic huts of the Manu Wildlife Park.
Perched on raised platforms the birds-eye views of the surrounding jungle landscapes are absolutely enchanting.

Prices start at £2,025 per person for a 10-day, 9-night trip.

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*The average prices for the above experiences are indicated for a stay during high season (October/November), however given the personalized nature of our itineraries and dependent on season, prices of trips vary. Prices exclude international flights.

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