South East Asia by Design

A 14 day itinerary including Cambodia and Thailand including exceptional experiences and some fabulous hotels.

The trip starts with three nights in Siem Reap at Bensley Collection Shinta Mani. Enjoy a private sunset cruise along the moat of Angkor Thom. Take a private tour cycling through the temples of Angkor, the perfect way to get up close and personal with this amazing complex. You can also take a private kayaking tour on Tonle Sap lake, experiencing floating villages, flooded forests and wildlife. Next, head to Bangkok and spend three nights in The Peninsula Bangkok. Take a private night-time tour of the city’s street food stalls and markets. Enjoy a private full day tour of the city, exploring by various different modes of transport. Take a private cycle tour along the riverside communities and experience a different side of Bangkok. Spend three nights in Chiang Mai at the Four Seasons Resort. Experience the city’s evening attractions on a private tour and see it in the daytime on a full day private tour. Cycle into rural Thailand and a visit an elephant sanctuary. Finish the trip with four nights at The Slate in Phuket. Relax in perfect luxury and enjoy a private speedboat tour of Phang Nga Bay.

Trip highlights

  • 3 nights in Siem Reap at Bensley Collection Shinta Mani Siem Reap in a Private Villa with breakfast included.

  • Private sunset cruise with dinner included.

  • Private cycling tour of temples of Angkor with lunch included.

  • Private kayaking tour of Tonle Sap with lunch included.

  • 3 nights in Bangkok at The Peninsula Bangkok with breakfast included.

  • Private night-time tour of Bangkok with dinner included.

  • Private full day tour of Bangkok with lunch included.

  • Private full day cycle tour with lunch included.

  • 3 nights in Chiang Mai at Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai in a Garden Pavilion with breakfast included.

  • Private cycling tour and visit to Elephant Sanctuary with lunch included.

  • Private evening tour of Chiang Mai with dinner included.

  • Private full day tour of Chiang Mai with lunch included.

  • 4 nights in Phuket at The Slate in a Bensley Suite with breakfast included.

  • Private speedboat Exploration of Phang Nga Bay with lunch included.

Map of your holiday


The price for this itinerary is GBP £8,090 (pricing also available in US Dollars)

This is a per person price, based on 2 people travelling and sharing a room.

What’s included

  • 13 nights in luxury accommodation as listed above

  • Private transfers and tours with an English speaking guide and driver

  • All internal flights in economy class seating

What’s not included

  • International flights (discuss your specific requirements with us)

  • Travel insurance

  • Any visas you may require

This is a guide price. Please enquire and we will provide a full personalised quote for you.  All our itineraries are tailor-made to your own requirements so can be modified however you wish.



Our suggested luxury hotels for this trip

Shinta Mani Angkor and Bensley Pool Villas, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Shinta Mani Angkor and Bensley Pool Villas

An elegant hotel located in Siem Reap’s charming French Quarter. This delightful property has a strong focus on responsible tourism through several initiatives. Guests can contribute to the local community through the Shinta Mani Foundation as a percentage of the room rate funds different projects. The 39 rooms are designed by Bill Bensley and take inspiration from traditional Khmer culture. The outdoor pool set within tropical gardens is an oasis from the heat and the perfect place to relax after a day exploring the temples of Angkor Wat.

The Peninsula, Bangkok

The Peninsula Bangkok

The distinctive W-shaped tower of The Peninsula Bangkok stands out on the city’s skyline. Its appearance is not the only reason that it stands out as this is an exceptional hotel known for its style and top-class service. The shape of the hotel means that guests can enjoy spectacular views from every room. The rooms themselves are spacious and classy with dark wood panelling and stylish furniture. Guests have a choice of fine dining restaurants serving Thai, Cantonese and international cuisine.

The Four Seasons Chiang Mai, Thailand

Four Seasons Chiang Mai

Nestled among emerald rice fields, Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai is a sanctuary of well-being, perfect for unwinding. 30 minutes outside of Chiang Mai, the 64 Pavillions, 12 Pool Villas & 23 Residences make up the flawless property, all designed to complement the scenery of the Mae Rim Valley. There are wonderful mountain and garden views, a number of pools plus a state-of-the-art health club, an organic spa and four different dining spots which cook up an international range of cuisine. The Concierge can assist guests with a variety of leisure and sporting activities.

The Slate, Phuket, Thailand

The Slate

The Slate is an exotic oasis of calm, set just behind the secluded Nai Yang beach. Designed with the inspiration of the local tin-mining industry, local artwork, natural materials and luxury facilities will ensure you’ll have everything for an indulgent, authentic stay. Accommodation is divided into villas and pool suites, each combining luxury and authenticity. The magnificent floating restaurant, Black Ginger is the perfect backdrop to sample fine Thai food. The Coqoon Spa is the place to go for wellness and relaxation with a private pool, steam showers, a sauna and a Jacuzzi.