Bill Bensley, a leading architect and interior
designer, is the inspiration behind Remote Lands’ new and
extremely exclusive expedition taking place 16 February to 1 March
The 14-day itinerary will take just 16 guests on
a journey through Southeast Asia including Laos, Cambodia,
Thailand and Vietnam, where they will enjoy luxurious
accommodations in four of Bill Bensley’s most iconic resorts.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with the
renowned Bill Bensley on this new exciting new expedition,” said
Catherine Heald, CEO and Co-Founder of Remote Lands. “We are a
huge fan of Bill’s properties and love his vibrant and unique
style. Similar to Bill, we also aim to give our clientele an
immersive exploration into the destinations they visit with us,
arranging truly special experiences. Southeast Asia offers a
wealth of nature, adventure, culture, architecture and more and we
are excited for guests to enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime
The journey begins with three nights in Laos,
staying at Bensley’s Rosewood Luang Prabang resort - the former
estate of French colonial civil servant and diplomat Auguste Pavie. From there, participants make
their way to Cambodia where they will stay in two different
properties in the Bensley Collection - the Shinta Mani Siem Reap
in Angkor, and the new Shinta Mani Wild tented camp in the heart
of the Cambodian jungle. The group will next head to Thailand’s
metropolitan capital Bangkok, where they will check into the
Rosewood Bangkok, the only non-Bensley designed property on The
Bensley Trail. The itinerary ends at the InterContinental Danang
Sun Peninsula Resort for three days of beachside relaxation.
At each stop guests will get to enjoy unique
experiences such as an exclusive soiree at Bill Bensley’s private
home, a private helicopter tour over Siem Reap and much more.
On this expedition, all touring is private and
each guest or couple will have their own private car, driver and
guide for all airport transfers and touring, along with highly
personalized and customizable itineraries.
Remote Lands’ The Bensley Trail expedition will
take place from 16 February to 1 March 2020 and costs $37,888 per
person based on double occupancy, with places limited to 16
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