Asia is composed of fascinating countries of impressive diversity in nature, culture and history. Set off for an adventure to explore the countless beauties of the biggest continent! The trip will start in Prague and you will visit United Arab Emirates, Oman, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Thailand, Iran and Turkey! Don’t wait up and book your tickets now for just €491!
You will start off with a flight from Amsterdam to Dubai. Gently staying on the calm blue waters of the Persian Gulf, Dubai is for sure the most frequented destination in the whole Emirates. In this futuristic city surrounded by desert, impossible is nothing. You’ll have a chance to see the artificial islands, the world’s tallest man made structure and the world’s largest dancing fountain. Drive along Dubai Creek or enjoy shopping in the largest shopping mall in the world or at the traditional open-air market. Rent a dune buggy or ride a camel and head for an epic desert adventure!
From Dubai you will take a bus to Muscat, Oman. With its infinite natural beauty, from spectacular mountains, wind-blown deserts and a pristine coastline, Oman is the obvious choice for those seeking out the modern face of Arabia while wanting still to sense its ancient soul…
Now, let’s take off to Colombo, Sri Lanka. Formerly known as Ceylon, Sri Lanka is a green and sunny island located in the Indian Ocean. This land of ancient ruins and religious relics has an extraordinary variety of places to visit considering its modest physical dimensions. In the coast you can find endless miles of golden beaches while the interior has breathtaking landscapes and diverse wildlife. For example, in Wilpattu or Uda Walawe National Parks you can see large groups of elephants, leopards and rare species of birds that only exist in the region. Don’t forget visit the world known Ceylon tea plantations and try the island gastronomy, known by its spicy and aromatic dishes!
Well, let’s leave incredible Sri Lanka behind and take off to the fascinating Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur. It is a clean, safe, top modern cosmopolitan city, that has not forgotten it´s old heritage. In perfect harmony next to each other you can see some of the world’s most breathtaking skyscrapers, many religious sites, museums, as well as entertainment and shopping facilities. Kuala Lumpur is home to the Petronas Twin Towers, which have become an iconic symbol of Malaysia’s futuristic development. And, of course, don’t miss to visit the famous Bird Park!
Your next stop will be the colourful Thailand! Friendly, exotic, tropical, and historic – these are just a few words Thailand and its fascinating capital Bangkok can be described with. Thailand’s capital is a melting pot of exotic aromas, jaw-dropping historical sights and visual delights. Go and see its colorful patchwork of Buddhist temples, towering hotels and three-wheeled tuk-tuks. Also Thailand is one of the best beach destinations in the world!
Thailand is definitely an amazing countrybut your journey is going on! It’s time to fly to Tehran. Iran, former Persia, is home of one of the world’s most ancient civilizations. This country is a true treasure for those who like history and culture, with unique and diverse attractions and truly welcoming people. Tehran, its capital, is a unique city which combines modernity with the rich history of the Persian civilization, present in architecture and iconic monuments like the Niavaran or Sad Abad palaces, the Grand Bazaar or in spectacular gardens like the one in the Golestan Palace!
And now, last but not least, you will get the chance to visit one of the wold’s greatest cities, Istanbul. Take a walk in the Sultanahmet district and see some of the many world known monuments like the monumental Hagia Sophia and the equally amazing Blue Mosque. Go shopping in the 4000 plus shops of the Grand Bazaar and try the delicious Turkish cuisine!
Your trip comes to an end with a flight back to Prague.
September – October 2016
Routing and sample dates:
Prague – Dubai Sep 6
Dubai – Muscat Sep 9
Muscat – Colombo Sep 15
Colombo – Kuala Lumpur Sep 21
Kuala Lumpur – Bangkok Sep 25
Bangkok – Tehran Sep 30
Tehran – Istanbul Oct 5
Istanbul – Prague Oct 7
Note: all the dates of the journey are customizable and can be changed according to your particular plans.
Baggage during the trip:
Note that when flying with low cost airlines additional fees apply for checked in baggage.
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