The Adventure Boutique and Elegant Resorts
Posted: 23 March 2016
The Adventure Boutique specialises in providing bespoke adventure itineraries organised by expert Expedition Leaders. In recent years, Company founder and director Raj Joshi has worked with the British Army, David Beckham and other notable names, including the BBC, to oversee the safe journey of celebrities scaling Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, as part of a Comic Relief challenge. Dr Raj Joshi has established a reputation as being a leading expert in the adventure travel industry and his more high-profile projects have seen him successfully coordinate various expeditions in the world’s most challenging climates to give novice adventurers, and at times full camera and production crew, the best and safest experiences of challenging, but ultimately rewarding journeys.
What sets The Adventure Boutique apart however, and makes them a perfect pairing for our esteemed clientele, is the belief that world-class adventure can still mean world-class luxury. All those creature comforts we associate with luxury travel are included in Adventure Boutique itineraries; this is exhilarating expedition with 5-star facilities! As the preeminent leaders in the field, Adventure Boutiques expert team is comprised of the world’s best survival, expedition and adventure specialists; you are in the best hands, every step of the way!
Adventure Boutique hand-craft each individual itinerary to meet clients bespoke requirements and ensure safety, skill-development and enjoyment are of paramount priority. The expert team provides access to unique experiences, the likes of which are not widely available to the public. Only with Adventure Boutique can you be assured your adventure expedition will be one-of-a-kind and utterly unique. Using their unrivalled experience, intelligent insight and intrinsic logistics, The Adventure Boutique make adventure accessible with first-class service and impeccable professionalism throughout.
Elegant Resorts is proud to offer a range of The Adventure Boutique itineraries to suit a variety of travel interests. Everything from exploring the Amazon, to the celebrity-approved Kilimanjaro climb can be arranged, whilst the specialist Swiss Rejuvenation expedition promises an authentic spa experience with stunning scenery to invigorate the senses as never before.
The latest addition to the impressive portfolio is even more distinctive, however. A voyage so rare, only a handful of humans ever get to experience the remote and fascinating environment. The ‘Polar Bear Special’; eight days in one of the world’s toughest climates to observe rare and beautiful wildlife, including the Barents Sea Polar Bears and the elusive Arctic Fox in their unmanned habitat. This trip is extremely exclusive, with a maximum of three participants, to ensure optimum safety and enjoyment throughout.
A brief itinerary for this trip is as follows:
Itinerary – 30th April to 8th May 2016
In Longyearbyen, the administrative capital of Svalbard, your expert Expedition Leader, together with specialist local guides will introduce you to your comprehensive equipment and help you acclimatise to your new surroundings. The extensive equipment is essential for safety and survival in the unfamiliar and extreme Arctic environment.
Day Two to Seven
If you have ever been captivated by a wildlife documentary, you will thrive on the experience of being immersed in an indescribable and unexplored environment. Your expert guides have intimate knowledge and understanding of the habits and patterns within this unique environment and they will advise where best to spend time each day for an unrivalled and unique adventure.
Departure from Longyearbyen having amassed memories and photographs of some of the world’s rarest animals, including the world’s largest land predator, in addition to Arctic foxes, seals and reindeer. Knowing you have spent time where so few humans ever travel is enough to make this trip an unforgettable adventure.
For a full itinerary and further information about 'The Polar Bear Special' please call one of our expert Travel Consultants on 01244 897 555