Enticing? Certainly. Expensive? Guaranteed. Extravagant? Yes. Exceptional? Absolutely. For these reasons and more, taking the trip of all trips is a dream for many. But, for those who have the means, luxury private jet tours are one of the most memorable ways to see the world. Most experienced tour companies seek out the best accommodations, cuisine and adventures that any traveler could wish to have. Information for travelers, including local temperatures, average climate conditions, how to dress for varied locations and other similar details are fully detailed in each itinerary brochure.
Here are a select few of some of the finest to help fuel dreams:
Around the World on a Private Jet by Intrav
Intrav Private Jet Tours offers a journey to explore the exotic treasures of the world. The itinerary includes 25 travel days. The expedition begins in Fort Lauderdale, Florida at the Ritz Carlton, where the traveling companions meet their expert travel team. A gala dinner kicks off the journey. Then, flights to Rio De Janeiro, Easter Island, Bora Bora, Australia, Myanmar, India, Istanbul and Marrakech are mixed with overnight stays in superb hotels. Visits include opportunities to explore the cuisine, sights and sounds of each iconic location. This itinerary is perfect for travelers who want to experience some of the iconic, yet exotic locations of the world. The fare for this incredible, life changing world tour is all inclusive $99,950 per person.
Extraordinary Adventures by Four Seasons
The Four Seasons Hotels offers an amazing opportunity to travel in sublime comfort on the hotel’s Four Seasons private jet, enjoying a select itinerary for those who appreciate the finest accommodations, cuisine, service and experiences. The jet’s interior features comfortable Italian leather seats, an onboard Four Seasons Executive Chef to prepare in-flight meals and refreshment, and Dom Perignon Champagne.
The Extraordinary Adventures explores eight different countries, while staying at luxurious Four Seasons Hotels. The adventure includes stays in Costa Rica, Hawaii, Australia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Tanzania, Morocco and Portugal. The fare is $137,000 per person, based on double occupancy for the 25-day journey. This is an ideal itinerary for those who want to stay in luxury at each destination, as well as enjoy comfortable flights. There is a dedicated Four Seasons concierge and professional crew available to meet every traveling need. Activities available along the way are dancing, zip lining, surfing, snorkeling, bridge climbing, kayaking, bird watching, sailing, golfing, rum tasting, walking safari, shopping and sampling local delicacies.
Africa Revealed! A Journey by Private Jet (2017) - Abercrombie and Kent
Abercrombie and Kent will take a select group of passengers to explore the continent of Africa in depth. The journey will visit 7 countries over 21 days, seeking out wildlife, history and culture that is most authentic.
The journey begins in Madrid, where guests and travel team meet over dinner. Then, it’s on to Ethiopia, a safari on the Serengeti in Tanzania, South Africa for the waterfront and winelands plus a helicopter tour of the Cape Peninsula and a visit to the Cape of Good Hope; Botswana to experience river life; Zimbabwe and the spectacular Victoria Falls; Uganda and the Mountain Gorillas; and finally, the desert wonders of Morocco before returning to Madrid. The fare begins at $92, 500 per person, double occupancy.
The jet is a specially outfitted Boeing 757 with first class, fully-lie seats. The jet takes routes to destinations not available to commercial flights. Filled with many dream highlights, this is a journey for anyone who yearns to experience Africa at its fullest.
Islands Around the World - Smithsonian Journeys
Who doesn’t dream of escaping to a warm island? Imagine escaping to ten of the loveliest islands around the world…where lush tropical jungles, and beautiful beaches wait next to sparkling ocean waves and intriguing rivers to kayak. This island escape visits Kona, Hawaii; Port Vila and Pentecost Island, Vanuatu; utopian Palau; Java, Indonesia; Sri Lanka; Maldives; Zanzibar, Tanzania; Agrigento, Italy; Madeira, Portugal; and Bermuda. The final leg ends in Boston to connect with independent flights home. Fares for single occupancy are $88,900 and $79.950 for double occupancy.
The private jet for this island itinerary is a Boeing 757, which has schedules that land close to destinations and fly direct, with expedited service, whenever possible, through airport security. The tour seating is limited to 80 guests. The leather seats are two on each side of the aircraft. The jet provides Bose headphones, which cancel noise, and in flight presentations and lectures by expert travel guides. The jet staff takes care of your luggage for the entire itinerary.
Wild Encounters - Smithsonian Journeys
Many animal lovers will appreciate this unique wildlife adventure. It offers the chance to visit rare and iconic animals in their own habitat on a 20-day journey through the planet’s diverse and wondrous ecosystems. Included in the itinerary are Kona, Hawaii to see Hawaiian green sea turtles, dolphins and migrating humpback whales; Papua, New Guinea to see parrots, cockatoos, cormorants, hornbills and bird of paradise; Borneo, Malaysia to see rescued orangutans, proboscis monkeys, and kingfishers; Jaipur to search for leopards, Bengal tigers, and striped hyenas; Tanzania to see elephants, rhinos, lions, leopards and Cape buffalos; Rwanda to visit endangered mountain gorillas; and the final leg to London, England to connect with flights home, or stay awhile.
The private jet offers staff to provide for your every need and luxury leather seats. The fare for this encounter is $92,900 for single occupancy and $83,950 for double. All hotel accommodations are filled with a variety of comfortable amenities and set in close-in and inviting locations.
Bonus: Epic Road Arctic Tour
Though this is not a private jet tour, it offers a fascinating helicopter ride to see the polar bears and the Northern Lights. It includes accommodations, a stay in a luxury Arctic Igloo Dome Camp, the flight from Montreal to Kangiqsualujjuaq , meals and activities listed and expert Inuit guides and expedition leaders qualified to facilitate the tours. The fares begin at $25,000 per person.
Being able to travel by private jet on tour is a wonderful luxury. There are many private jets which offer privileged transportation, but those that are outfitted with the finest interiors and service are the ones that create memories certain to last for a lifetime.
Written by Garrett Parker
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