Let The Leading Hotels of the World take you beyond traditional tourist attractions with unparalleled access and insider expertise. Immerse yourself in the rare wonders of nature and culture with experience-inclusive packages curated by our distinguished hoteliers. Whether it is gazing at the desert stars in Chile, experiencing the thrill of the Skijöring tradition in Switzerland or discovering a private corner of a royal palace in London – read below to discover the 60+ immersive experiences available exclusively to Leaders Club members.
Forge personal connections and create lasting memories with experiences that take you directly to the heart and soul of a destination: its people. In Italy, the proprietors of Sorrento’s Grand Hotel Excelsior Vittoria invite Leaders Club members to a private aperitivo with the hotel’s founding Fiorentino family. At the Austrian Palais Coburg Residenz, members have the opportunity to join the team of Michelin-Star Chef Silvio Nickol as he transforms local flavors into gourmet dishes served at the hotel’s award-winning restaurant. And in Indonesia, Leaders Club members at the Soori Bali can learn ancient crafting traditions from members of the local Kerabitan tribe. Discover these and more local experiences below.
Take your next stay to greater heights and new depths with offers that introduce you to uncommon active pursuits. Discover the thrilling Swiss pastime of Skijöring at Carlton Hotel St. Moritz, where Leaders Club members can strap on their skis and be led by a horse through the snow-covered Alpine valleys of Engadin. At Hotel Kämp in Finland, members have the opportunity to soar high above Helsinki with a private champagne helicopter experience that offers a privileged view of the archipelago and UNESCO World Heritage site of Porvoo. And in Florida, Leaders Club members at Acqualina Resort & Residences on the Beach can prepare for an underwater expedition with a package that includes scuba diving certification lessons at the on-property training pool. Discover these and more active experiences below.
Surround yourself in the beauty of the natural world with outdoor experiences that allow you to witness earth’s wonders like never before. At Nayara Alto Atacama, Leaders Club members can embark on a day trip through the otherworldly landscapes of the Chilean desert and snap photos of the salt flats, geysers and bright evening stars. Drink in the spectacular scenic views of the Alps while sipping local wine with Hotel Eden Roc gourmet picnic package. And at Royal Palm Beachcomber on the isle of Mauritius, members can take a guided hike to the top of Le Pouce Mountain to discover the four natural flavors of Creole cuisine. Discover these and more outdoor experiences below.
Discover the stories behind cherished emblems of art, architecture and design with tour-inclusive packages that explore a destination’s history and heritage. Leaders Club members at Hotel Casa Fuster can enjoy tours of Barcelona’s famous Gràcia district with privileged access to Casa Vicens, the first house created by Gaudí in 1883. Walk in the footsteps of the British Royal Family with Baglioni Hotel London private guided tour Kensington Palace. And at Palazzo Venart Luxury Hotel, members can learn the stories of the Venice canals on the way to Murano Island to tour the place where the famous glass-making style was born. Discover these and more cultural experiences below.
Taste a new level of luxury with gastronomic experiences that allow you to savor the authentic flavors of a destination. In the Tuscan countryside, Leaders Club members at Bagni di Pisa Palace & Thermal Spa can relish a private wine tasting of regional vintages followed by a gourmet dinner. Refine your palate with a sampling of rare and unique port wines that span 150 years of history from Vila Vita Parc renowned wine cellar. And in Thailand, Leaders Club members can satisfy a thirst for knowledge with The Nai Harn guided tasting tour of the Chalong Bay Rum Distillery. Discover these and more gastronomic experiences below.