The 10 best oriental perfumes: The exoticism of the world of aromas

Oriental perfumes evoke mysticism, sensuality and transport us to distant lands and dreamlike landscapes; the surprise effect and the originality of this these aromas are its main characteristics.

Oriental perfumes are mainly composed of exotic and woody ingredients such as vanilla, amber, musk, leather, clove, basil, saffron, pepper and cardamom. In this olfactory family the aromas are usually used for feminine fragrances, although there are also some for men, especially when they are combined with woody touches.

If you are looking for a touch of distinction with different, warm and sensual aromas, do not miss our TOP 10 of the best oriental perfumes. Let's go!

Coromandel Les Exclusifs by Chanel (DIVAIN-651)

This oriental woody perfume for women is a true jewel of the world of perfumery. The intensity and sensuality of DIVAIN-651, similar to Coromandel Les Exclusifs by Chanel are unmatched, it will wrap you in a soft and voluptuous hug.

Its name, Coromandel, refers to the Coromandel screens, objects for which Mademoiselle Chanel had a special admiration. If you are tired of the typical aromas, the best thing you can do is dare to try this unique oriental fragrance.

Orient-inspired perfumes with irresistible exotic aromas

Euphoria by Calvin Klein (DIVAIN-058)

The combination of oriental ingredients with flowers is one of the most common in the oriental olfactory family. And it is that they marry perfectly, creating unique aromas, delicate but sensual, and, above all, super feminine. One of the greatest exponents of this mixture is Euphoria by Calvin Klein (DIVAIN-058). It stands out for offering a delicious cocktail of fruits such as pomegranate and raspberry that blend perfectly with a heart of floral notes and a warm base of mahogany, amber, musk, violet, patchouli and vanilla.

This oriental and floral perfume is an ode to the intensity of the feelings of women who act firmly and fight for their dreams. It is so addictive that you will want to wear it both in your day to day and on the most special occasions of your life.

Noir Extrême by Tom Ford (DIVAIN-295) 

Noir Extrême by Tom Ford (DIVAIN-295) is one of the best oriental woody perfumes for men. Its combination of ingredients, among which vanilla, sandalwood, nutmeg or cardamom stand out; they manage to reinterpret masculine sensuality and endow everyone who wears it with an aura of mysticism that captivates.

Although it was launched in 2015, it has already become a classic and essential for all lovers of the world of perfumery.

Best oriental perfumes for women that will make you fall in love

Oud Wood by Tom Ford (DIVAIN-305)

One of the most popular unisex fragrances in the oriental perfume world is Tom Ford's Oud Wood (DIVAIN-305). A delicious aroma in which oud wood (one of the most precious and exotic ingredients in the world of perfumery), becomes the main protagonist; so it has a body and intensity like few other fragrances on the market. A perfect gift that will capture all the senses of that special person.

Armani Code by Giorgio Armani (DIVAIN-025)

If there is a brand that knows how to reflect the elegance and sensuality of the male gender, it is Armani. And its Armani Code (DIVAIN-025) fragrance is the best ambassador of the Italian house.

Ideal for modern and provocative men, but who do not want to lose an iota of elegance; This oriental fragrance for men is super comforting and warm. Its citrus notes of bergamot and lemon give way to a heart of star anise, olive blossom and irresistible guaiac wood that is balanced by an intense background of leather, tobacco and tonka bean. Choose it for those occasions when you want your presence not to go unnoticed.

Jungle L’Eléphant by Kenzo (DIVAIN-556)

A less known fragrance is Jungle L'Elephant (DIVAIN-556), but that is not why we wanted to recommend it to you. It is simply special and delicious.

It is opulent and powerful like few others, that is why in its name it refers to the jungle and elephants. As if that were not enough, it has hyper exotic ingredients such as mango, ylang-ylang or caraway; that make this oriental spicy perfume for women arouse passions. An olfactory experience that you don’t want to miss out on.

Poison Girl by Dior (DIVAIN-184)

The Poison collection of the French brand Dior is one of the most famous in the world. They are very sensual and feminine perfumes, which catch and intoxicate everyone who smells them.

Poison girl (DIVAIN-184) is designed for a younger audience, since this oriental vanilla perfume also contains citrus touches (bitter orange and lemon) that give it a sparkling and fresh touch.

This is for sure a very very special fragrance that will make you start the day with energy and with the strength to conquer every hurdle.

Roses Vanille by Mancera (DIVAIN-670)

One of the star ingredients of oriental perfumes is vanilla, that is why in this top of the best fragrances inspired by the Orient, you cannot miss out on our DIVAIN-670, similar to Roses Vanille by Mancera.

The luxury and exclusivity of this niche perfume make it a true jewel in the world of perfumery. Composed of notes of rose, sugar and vanilla, with this treasure you will discover a world of irresistible gourmand sensations. If you are a woman with a sweet tooth, do not hesitate to try it.

Cinéma by Yves Saint Laurent (DIVAIN-521)

Cinéma by Yves Saint Laurent (DIVAIN-521) is an oriental floral perfume for women that shines with its own light. Its top notes of clementine, cyclamen and almond blossom combine perfectly with the floral heart of peony, amaryllis and jasmine balanced with an exotic base of amber, benzoin, white musk and vanilla.

Although elegant and sophisticated, its mild scent is ideal for everyday wear. Although yes, it is not suitable for those who do not like to attract attention.

Tobacco Vanille by Tom Ford (DIVAIN-196)

We would like to finish this list with the best oriental perfumes in style with our DIVAIN-196, similar to Tobacco Vanille by Tom Ford. It is one of the most popular unisex fragrances on the market.

An intense, sensual and intoxicating aroma composed of notes of vanilla combined with tobacco leaves, spicy notes, cocoa and nuts, among other ingredients. Without a doubt, a "must" for lovers of luxury and power.

As you have just discovered, oriental perfumes are the synonyms of warmth, originality and elegance. A safe bet if you want to leave your mark wherever you go or if you’re looking for a very special gift. Dare, choose your favorite and live a totally different olfactory experience traveling to unknown exotic paradises.