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Around the World by Private JetAn Exploration of the World’s Greatest Treasures & Legendary Places

Sep 30 - Oct 22, 2014
Join this memorable Private Jet adventure featuring Peru, Easter Island, Samoa, Australia, Cambodia, India, Tanzania, Egypt, Morocco
Starting at $69,950
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  • Join us on an extraordinary Around the World by Private Jet adventure to explore the most treasured and legendary places on Earth—sites that have captured the imagination for centuries. There's nothing quite like private jet travel aboard our custom-outfitted Boeing 757, which allows you to avoid the hassles of commercial airports and enjoy the gracious hospitality and efficiency of an experienced and devoted expedition staff and flight crew. During our luxury jet tour, you’ll visit five continents, nine countries, and 12 World Heritage sites. Climb the terraced steps of the ancient Inca citadel, Machu Picchu, then feel the protective gaze of the Easter Island moai statues. Bask in the radiant beauty of tropical Samoa, and experience the natural treasures of the Great Barrier Reef. You’ll welcome the sun among Angkor Wat’s splendid temples and watch it set amid Africa’s greatest concentration of wildlife in Tanzania, on the Serengeti or Ngorongoro Crater. Stand enthralled before the majesty of the Taj Mahal and Rajasthan’s “Pink City” of Jaipur. Your journey continues to Egypt to visit the tombs of divine pharaohs and see the famous Pyramids and then to Morocco to explore the medieval city of Fez with its colorful souks.
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  • Smithsonian Experts
  • Throughout your jet tour around the world, travel in the company of the following experts:
    February 2013
    Robin Jensen is the Luce Chancellor’s Professor of the History of Christian Art and Worship at Vanderbilt University, where she teaches courses in both the Department of the History of Art and the Divinity School. Wayne Ranney specializes in making the diverse landscapes of our planet come alive for fellow travelers. He is an Honors Program Professor at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona and the author of three award-winning books on geology. Barry Lopez is an essayist, author, short-story writer, and world traveler. He is the author of many books, and the recipient of several prestigious awards and medals. Bob Smolik is a veteran diplomat who has represented the United States at embassies throughout Europe and at international organizations such as the United Nations, NATO, and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.

    October 2013
    Ronald Green has been a member of Dartmouth’s Religion Department since 1969, and is currently the Eunice & Julian Cohen Professor for the Study of Ethics and Human Values. Alan Mann is Professor of Anthropology at Princeton University, where he has taught since 1986. He has been leading digs in Southern France regularly since 1990. Maurie McInnis is a Professor of Art History and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Academic Programs, College of Arts & Sciences, at the University of Virginia.
  • Special Highlights
  • Your journey features 12 UNESCO World Heritage sites and the following countries: Peru, Chile, Australia, Cambodia, Vietnam (not featured in the 2012 itinerary), India, Tanzania, Egypt, and Morocco.
  • Peru: Climb the terraced steps of the ancient Inca citadel, Machu Picchu.
  • Easter Island: Experience one of the most isolated places on Earth when you touch down in Easter Island to see the giant moai statues.
  • Samoa: Bask in the radiant beauty and hospitality of tropical Samoa, considered to be the cradle of Polynesian culture.
  • Australia: Immerse yourself in the colorful world of one of the largest coral reef systems, the Great Barrier Reef.
  • Cambodia: Witness an awe inspiring sunrise at Angkor Wat’s massive temple complex.
  • Tanzania: Enjoy a safari adventure in the Serengeti National Park or Ngorongoro Crater.
  • India: Visit the majestic Taj Mahal and Rajasthan’s “Pink City” of Jaipur.
  • Morocco: Conclude in Morocco to explore the medieval city of Fez with its colorful souks.
  • World Heritage sites
  • This expedition visits these World Heritage sites:
    • The City of Cuzco, Peru
    • The Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu, Peru
    • The Historic Center of Lima, Peru
    • Easter Island
    • The Great Barrier Reef, Australia
    • Angkor, Cambodia
    • The Taj Mahal in Agra, India
    • Jantar Mantar, 18th-century observatory, Jaipur, India
    • The Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania
    • Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis in Luxor, Egypt
    • The Ancient City of Cairo and the Great Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
    • The Medina of Fez, Morocco
    To see a complete list of all our tours featuring World Heritage sites, click here.