Dubai, 28 March 2022:Even though the pandemic may have changed the when, where and how of travel, the desire to explore and create lifelong memories is still human nature. And for 2022, Shangri-La has scoured the world for some of the most incredible travel experiences around, ensuring that whenever guests feel ready to create new and unforgettable travel memories, the Shangri-La teams will be there to welcome them with heartfelt hospitality and inspiring surroundings.
The 2022 Shangri-La Bucket List has been curated with different types of travellers in mind, whether driven by a desire to get out in nature, to seek out epicurean experiences, or to create family memories together, theres an experience for everyone.
The Bucket List covers a number of Shangri-La hotels and resorts with experiences to inspire travellers to rediscover the world, including Abu Dhabi, Bengaluru, Delhi, Dubai, Istanbul, Jeddah, London, Mauritius, Muscat, Paris, Toronto and Vancouver.
Nature-lovers will be able to rediscover the great outdoors, with simple walks in city parks to escaping to a private island, riding a horse at golden hour, kayaking beneath towering cliffs, or simply soak it all up on one of Shangri-Las sandy beaches.
Adventurists will have plenty of new horizons to explore, whether its the soft adventure of a sunset desert safari in Abu Dhabi or the thrill of exploring British Columbias ice caves on a private helicopter tour.
After so many months of lost time, families will be able to create new travel memories together, from skiing in the Canadian Rockies to splashing in Jeddahs Red Sea waters, floating down Muscats only lazy river, or exploring Toronto by bike.
Wellness is at the core of Shangri-La, and for wellness seekers looking to soothe body and mind after the past turbulent months, experiences including a traditional hammam in Istanbul, Ayurveda in Delhi, meditation in Bengaluru, and many more.
Its also time to claim back all those missed celebrations. From engagements to birthdays, weddings to anniversaries, or just celebrating the joy of finally being back together again, Shangri-La has settings, experiences and skills to make every celebration even more meaningful this year.
Epicureans who love to travel for food are in safe hands with Shangri-La. From exceptional Chinese cuisine at Shang Palace restaurants to Michelin stars in Paris, sky-high dining in London, floating breakfasts in Dubai, and Shangri-La insiders favourite spots in local markets, foodies appetites will be fed at every turn.
For a high-brow holiday, culture connoisseurs will enjoy wandering some of the worlds greatest museums in London, exploring Istanbuls cutting-edge galleries and private ateliers, or spotting the latest haute-couture at Paris Fashion Week.
And with making a difference through travel being so important these days, Shangri-La hotels and resorts around the world offer a variety of programmes that let guests make a difference. Whether its learning about the local environment, discovering protected wildlife or taking part in sustainability-based activities, there are plenty of ways to make a change while staying with Shangri-La.
Full offers at Shangri-La 2022 Bucket List hotels are available here
Shangri-La, an iconic flagship brand of the Shangri-La Group, puts heartfelt service at the core of its distinctive Asian hospitality experience. Through imaginative and nature-inspired design, delightful culinary and cultural experiences, and its authentic and thoughtful service, the brand enables guests to realise their own moments of Shangri-La.
Today, the brand experience is brought to life in over 80 deluxe hotels and resorts at destinations around the world, including Australia, Canada, Mainland China, Hong Kong SAR and Taiwan, Fiji, France, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Sultanate of Oman, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom.
A transformation of the award-winning Golden Circle loyalty programme, Shangri-La Circle will officially launch in April 2022 as an aspirational travel lifestyle platform that connects all of Shangri-Las brands, hotels and restaurants. As curators of the good life, Shangri-La Circle guides guests to discover their personal Shangri-La and offers a selection of travel and lifestyle offerings, captivating rewards, and unparalleled access to the best Asian hospitality. To enrol or learn more, visit Shangri-La Circle.
For more information, please visit Shangri-La.com.