In James Hilton’s bestselling 1933 novel Lost Horizon, Hugh Conway, the main character, survives a plane crash in the Himalayas and treks through the mountains to a secluded lamasery called Shangri-La where residents live in harmony and enlightenment. This mythical realm - a land of snowcapped peaks, gorges, rivers, and lakes - is near where LUX* Benzilan is located.