In this age of endless deadlines and hyperconnectivity, Valentine’s Day is a reminder for us to step back from the daily grind and show our appreciation of our loved ones. This February, why not whisk your significant other away for some quality time and a little romance. L+T in collaborate with Amari has taken the fuss out of planning with carefully curated packages at these 5 unforgettable getaways.
1. Uncover the grandeur of the Mrigadayavan Palace together – Hua Hin, Thailand
Also known as the Palace of Love and Hope, it was originally designed by the King himself and used as a summer getaway, featuring Thai-Victorian architecture with 16 buildings of golden teak on the gorgeous beach front of Bang Kra beach. A visit to the palace will make the perfect backdrop to capture new memories with your loved one. After watching the sunset, head back to your hotel to end the evening with a romantic candle-lit dinner.
Check out the Just the Two of Us package at Amari Hua Hin here, which includes a candle-lit dinner with a complimentary bottle of wine at its Shoreline Beach Club.
2. Go Honeytouring for a sweet experience – Krabi, Thailand
Escape on a little adventure to Baan Khao Kram and visit a rural honeybee farm nestled in one of the region’s natural forests. Amidst the wild landscapes of the honeybee’s natural habitat, experience a personal tour with a bee farmer and learn how honey is harvested and bottled. Complete the experience with a nourishing treatment made of harvested raw organic honey, followed by an exclusive sunset dining experience – you couldn’t have a sweeter day!
Learn more about the Honeytouring package at Amari Vogue Krabi here.
3. Dive into paradise – Maldives
Deemed the ultimate romantic destination, it’s hard not to consider the Maldives for a Valentine’s Day getaway. With clear blue waters and powder soft sand, take the plunge and explore the Maldives through its guided tours and dive into the tranquil world of reef sharks, stingrays, turtles and magnificent corals. After a long day, cosy up on a beachside hammock together with a drink in hand and watch the sunset.
Experience the Maldives’ magnificence with Amari Haddova Maldives Duo Villa Experience package here, featuring its exclusively designed Overwater Villa with direct ocean access.
4. Island hop your way to romance – Phuket, Thailand
Discover the most romantic tours Phuket has to offer and uncover incredible landscapes and islands that will take you away to paradise. Hop on a speedboat to Racha and Coral Islands or glide in a canoe to explore limestone caves around Phang Nga Bay. When night falls, revel in one of Phuket’s numerous nightspots, or end the day with a luxurious massage that will have you both revitalised for another day.
Learn more about Amari Phuket’s Just the Two of Us package here, which includes a romantic dinner at its Rim Talay Restaurant and a Signature Massage and Bath.
5. Show your passion and cook up a spicy storm – Koh Samui, Thailand
Can’t get enough of Thai food? Then why not take up a class together to learn how to make your favourite Thai dishes! Led by AmariKoh Samui’s chefs themselves, classes are simply set-up with all the gear to get you going – even with the ingredients all prepped so you don’t have to worry about fumbling with a kitchen knife too much. Once you’re done cooking, you’ll get to taste your delicious creations and graduate with a certificate of completion!
Learn more about Amari Koh Samui’s Just the Two of Us package here, which includes a Master Chef’s Thai Cooking Class and the hotel’s Signature Mood Massage.