Explore like you never have before
If you’re feeling adventurous and hankering for an adrenalin-fuelled challenge from your next holiday, we are on hand to design your perfect off grid adventure. Explore uncharted territories of the Amazon, try paddle-boarding down mighty rivers in Oman or undertake one of 3,000 bolted mountaineering routes in unspoilt Crete. Or why not combine adventure and the ultimate spa experience beside the craggy mountains in Patagonia. Discover all new depths to your thrill-seeking.
Begin this six day adventure in the beautiful capital of Inca civilisation, Cusco. Ease yourself into Latin American culture with visits to the impressive cathedral, Qoricancha temple, bustling markets and the San Cristobal church before taking on the Grade III-IV rapids of the Upper Urubamba river, the finest section of whitewater in Peru. Explore Andean mountain passes and descents on a scenic bike ride and enjoy a hike through the Sacred Valley of the Incas.You will visit the restored ruins of Chachabamba, ascending through tropical forests towards the base of Inca ruin, Winay Wayna, and along the trail to UNESCO World Heritage Site, Machu Picchu. Otherwise known as The Sacred City, one of the most significant archaeological sites left by the Incas, your adventure will culminate with a one night stay near this jaw-dropping kingdom in the clouds.
QUITO/THE GALAPAGOSSUGGESTED ITINERARY
Situated in a circle of Andean peaks, your trip will begin in the second highest capital of the world, Quito. Re-founded by a Spanish conquistador in 1534, Quito was an integral part of the Inca Empire. From here, you begin an amazing three day Manatee Amazon Cruise from the frontier town Coca, along the banks of the Napo River - home to river turtles, the legendary pink river dolphin, black caiman and anaconda. Return to Quito for a few days to explore the old colonial town, the artisan markets in Otavalo and the infamous textile market at ‘Plaza de Ponchos’ before embarking on an unforgettable three day Seaman Galapagos Cruise. Explore Amazonia’s fascinating biodiversity at every turn, swimming close to sharks, sea lions, visiting the best flamingo lagoon in the Galapagos and little explored sections of Ecuadorian Amazonia. .
Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar’s magnificent location, perched 2,000 metres above sea level on Oman’s famed ‘Green Mountain’ provides cooling canyon edge pools and thrilling mountain adventures. Just a scenic two-hour drive from Muscat, the mountain’s pleasant climes are within easy reach. Adventure enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the remarkable landscape with wadi hikes, mountain biking or take to the recently launched Ultimate Jabal Activity Wall for a mountain climbing and zipline adventure. If you’re looking to squeeze in some relaxation, enjoy the luxurious facilities and treatments on offer at the world-renowned Anantara Spa - take a dip in the spectacular infinity edge pool, or enjoy a sunrise yoga session with canyon views.