Far East Stopovers
In contrast to the tranquil hideaways of the Pacific islands, the major cities of the Far East are a hub of activity and excitement. Renowned for their excellent shopping opportunities, high standard of accommodation and fascinating cultural experiences, a stopover here is a great complement to your New Zealand holiday.
The following 2 night packages all include breakfast.
Full of energy, colourful markets, great shopping and a famous harbour. Hop on a junk in the harbour, lookout from Victoria Peak, ride the Star Ferry and browse the stalls at Stanley Market. Stopover packages include 2 nights double room accommodation with breakfast, return airport transfers and a half-day city sightseeing tour.
Kimberley Hotel (3* deluxe)
Centrally located in Kowloon’s bustling shopping district, the hotel has 546 well-equipped rooms plus restaurants, a health spa and gym.
2-night package from £231 per person (Standard Room)
Eaton Hotel (4* superior)
This modern hotel is conveniently located in Nathan Road in the heart of downtown Kowloon and only 5 minutes from the metro.
2-night package from £412 per person (Deluxe Room)
A modern and vibrant garden city with fabulous shopping, exciting markets and great eating out. Try a Singapore Sling at the Long Bar at Raffles, enjoy a spot of designer shopping along Orchard Road or simply indulge in some spa relaxation. Stopover packages include 2 nights double room accommodation with breakfast, return airport transfers, admission to Sky Park at Marina Bay Sands and a half-day city sightseeing tour.
Village Hotel Albert Court (3* superior)
Located near to Little India, old world charm meets contemporary comfort. With well-equipped rooms there is also a gym.
2-night package from £248 per person (Superior Room)
Orchard Hotel (4* superior)
Offering cosmopolitan elegance and comfort on the world famous Orchard Road, there are 653 elegantly designed rooms.
2-night package from £308 per person (Deluxe Room)
This city combines the fascination of the ancient with the excitement of the modern. From golden temples to luxury hotels, traditional floating markets to air-conditioned malls, this is a truly alluring city. Stopover packages include 2 nights double room accommodation with breakfast, return airport transfers and a half-day city sightseeing tour.
Amari Watergate Hotel (5*)
This 5* hotel is located in the heart of the vibrant Pratunam district, known for its bustling landscapes of shopping bazaars and lifestyle malls.
2-night package from £177 per person (Deluxe Room)
Arnoma Grand (4*)
With a perfect location in the Bangkok city’s shopping and commercial district, the Arnoma Grand Hotel is a top value-for-money hotel in Bangkok, moments from the Sky train that gives you access to the whole of Bangkok in minutes.
2-night package from £135 per person
An icon of luxury and glorious sunshine, Dubai is the leisure and sporting capital of the Gulf surrounded by desert and calm blue sea. Ultra-stylish resorts and shopping malls contrast with the ancient heart of the city – historic mosques and busy souks. Beyond the city discover the culture of the Bedouin amidst the rolling desert dunes, where adventurous activities abound. Stopover packages include meet and greet on arrival, 2 nights double room accommodation with breakfast, return airport-hotel transfers and a 4 hour dhow dinner cruise with hotel pick up and drop off included.
Hilton Dubai Creek (5* – city location)
Centrally located this stylish hotel offers panoramic views, sophisticated comfort and fine dining at Gordon Ramsay’s restaurant, Verre.
2-night package from £220 per person
Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Resort & Marina (5* – beach location)
Overlooking the Arabian Sea, this boutique-styled resort is set beside a private white-sand beach and offers 211 luxurious rooms.
2-night package from £415 per person
The capital of Malaysia and its largest city, Kuala Lumpur is a thriving metropolis that expertly combines the old and the new. Home to the iconic Batu Caves at over 400 million years old as well as the world’s tallest skyscrapers- The Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur is a contrasting city that has something for one and all. Explore the sprawling flea markets and designer outlets set in the midst of endless green spaces or simply enjoy the included locally guided city sights tour as part of our Kuala Lumpur package. Stopover packages include meet and greet on arrival, 2 nights double room accommodation with breakfast, return airport-hotel transfers and a half-day city tour.
Hotel Capitol (3*)
This upmarket hotel is located in Bukit Bintang financial district, a short distance from the impressive Petronas Towers. The elegant yet simple rooms at Hotel Capitol offer floor-to-ceiling windows allowing guests panoramic city views and have an array of modern amenities. The hotel is also home to two stylish international restaurants and a casual bar.
2-night package from £122 per person
Parkroyal Hotel (4*)
This polished hotel is centrally located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s CBD, offering guests an ideal base from which to explore this stylish city. All the bedrooms are highly modern and feature luxury amenities. The hotel also offers 24 hour room service, has five restaurants and a cocktail bar as well as a gym, spa, and pool.
2-night package from £160 per person