The Orient

Mysterious and exotic, the countries of the Far East hold great allure and fascination.

A&K's 2018 India & Orient Brochure


The cultured traveller is well at home here discovering age-old secrets, remarkable landscapes and fascinating experiences. From China, the world’s most populous nation with its myriad ancient monuments to the charming delights of Myanmar, the culinary appeal of Vietnam to the unspoiled attractions of Laosand fast-paced Japan, there’s a well organised infrastructure here supported by elegant and sophisticated hotels. Travelling with A&K throughout the Orient, you can expect an affable uniformed face to meet you at every turn, friendly and efficient service at your chosen hotels, the most suitable rooms booked, the finest transport, worrisome extras taken care of, restaurant reservations made and someone on call 24/7.

Experience Counts
A&K specialises in luxury travel for discerning guests and for over 30 years, A&K has been delivering outstanding journeys throughout the Orient. The company has eight offices in the region including three in China & Vietnam, two in Cambodia, one in Myanmar and one in Thailand and over 75 dedicated staff. A bevy of dedicated experts is on hand to deliver expertly designed holidays with nothing left to chance.

Tour Highlights
Browse our Orient Journeys to discover curated itineraries with enviable highlights.

  • Visit the tropical paradise of Bali, arguably the jewel in Indonesia's crown 
  • Visit Mongolia’s striking and rugged landscapes, dotted with timeworn Buddhist monasteries and crystal-clear lakes. 
  • Visit Samye Monastery the oldest of all Tibet’s monasteries

Featured The Orient Journeys

Group of 189 days, from AU$15,195
Classic Japan - A Luxury Small Group Journey (2019)

Delightful in both spring and autumn, Japan is as impressive in the season of cherry blossom as it is when the blazing autumnal foliage appears. Marvel at some of the country’s most impressive gardens and magnificent mountain landscapes.

Group9 days, from AU$15,195
Group of 1817 days, from AU$13,610
Across China: Tibet & the Yangtze - A Luxury Small Group Journey (2019)

Discover imperial Beijing, and walk a picturesque stretch of the Great Wall. Marvel at the Terracotta Army in Xian, the city on the Silk Road made famous by Marco Polo. See the Pandas in Sichuan Chengdu.

Group17 days, from AU$13,610
Private12 days, from AU$6,520
A Family Adventure in Vietnam

The warm and friendly Vietnamese, the slow pace, excellent lodgings and its myriad cultural attractions make Vietnam an ideal place to travel with family.

Private12 days, from AU$6,520
Group of 19914 days, from AU$25,325
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Wonders of Japan Cruise (2019)

Experience scenic, compelling Japan, visiting unique ports and rarely seen wilderness areas in luxury on board exclusively chartered 'Le Soleal.' Listen to lectures from A&K's award-winning Expedition Team.

Group14 days, from AU$25,325

Accommodation

Sanctuary Ananda

Sanctuary Ananda carries guests in style on voyages of breathtaking beauty and discovery on the mysterious rivers of Myanmar.

Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer

​Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer Is without compare. Supremely elegant, She sets the standard for luxury cruising in China.

Aqua Mekong

The brand new Aqua Mekong takes guests on a journey between Vietnam and Cambodia along the mighty Mekong River.

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