Explore some of the world’s most iconic places on an extraordinary private jet journey. During this breathtaking trip around the world, visit cultural and natural treasures that have inspired and captured the imagination of humankind for centuries! And you'll travel in supreme comfort aboard a fully customized private jet, outfitted with fully reclining flatbed seats with space for no more than 52 guests.

Starting at: $124,950 * Price includes special offer Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 Moai on Easter Island
 Historic sanctuary of Machu Picchu
 Textile artisans, Centro de Textiles Tradicionales del Cusco. Credit: Richard Stanoss
 Australia's Great Barrier Reef
 Masked Butterfly Fish, the Great Barrier Reef
 Clown fish amid the anemone, the Great Barrier Reef
 Swimming with tortoise, Great Barrier Reef
 Sunrise at Angkor Wat
 Monk at Ta Prohm, Angkor Wat
 Monks at Angkor Wat
 The ethereal Taj Mahal
 The Taj Mahal, Agra
 The Taj Mahal, Agra
 The newly restored Palace of the Winds in Jaipur (2023 and 2024 dates only)
 Viewing lions during a game drive
 Elephants at a watering hole
 Giraffes on the savanna
 Wildebeest, cranes, and flamingos along the water, Ngorongoro Crater
 The Treasury at Petra (October 31-November 23, 2024 departure only)
 Petra's dramatic Treasury from the siq (October 31-November 24, 2024 departure only)
 Nomadic tent in Jordan's Wadi Rum (October 31-November 24, 2024 departure only)
 Djemaa El Fna at dusk, Marrakech
 The Kutubiyya Mosque in Marrakech
 Design and architecture of Morocco
 The Great Pyramids of Giza (All dates except October 31-November 23, 2024)
 Karnak Temple Complex, Luxor (All dates except October 31-November 23, 2024)
 A felucca sets sail on the Nile near Luxor (All dates except October 31-November 23, 2024)

Around the World by Private Jet: A Classic Journey

24-25 days from $124,950

Explore some of the world’s most iconic places on an extraordinary private jet journey. During this breathtaking trip around the world, visit cultural and natural treasures that have inspired and captured the imagination of humankind for centuries! And you'll travel in supreme comfort aboard a fully customized private jet, outfitted with fully reclining flatbed seats with space for no more than 52 guests.

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The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, Florida

Orlando, Florida, United States

Inspired by the grand palazzos of Italy, The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes features sumptuous guest suites with spacious layouts, luxurious bathrooms, indulgent bedding, and walkout balconies. There is a large resort pool, lighted tennis courts, 18-hole golf course, and a 40,000 square foot spa as well as several dining options on-site. The hotel is just 15 minutes from Orlando International Airport.

We will begin all programs at The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, except for our February 15-March 9, 2024 & & January 23-February 16, 2025 programs which will begin at the Four Seasons Hotel Miami.

Four Seasons Hotel Miami

Miami, Florida, United States

Located in the heart of bustling Brickell, Miami’s downtown financial and cultural center, the Four Seasons Hotel Miami provides a luxurious urban retreat. Stylish and well-appointed guest rooms offer the very best in comfort and feature luxurious bedding, ample desk space and a sitting area as well as marble baths with the finest bath products. Unwind beneath the Florida sun at the two-acre rooftop pool terrace, surrounded by palm trees or enjoy a workout in the expansive Equinox gym located on-site. There are two restaurants including a farm-to-table steak house and a pool-side casual dining option. 

We will begin and conclude our February 15-March 9, 2024 & & January 23-February 16, 2025 programs at the Four Seasons Hotel Miami.

Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Resort Collection

Pisco, Peru

Located just south of Pisco the Hotel Paracas resort offers sweeping vistas of both the Pacific Coast and Paracas National Reserve. This 120 room resort features well-appointed guest rooms with natural wood tones and modern spacious accommodations, guest baths featuring glass-walled showers and all rooms include a private outdoor terrace for lounging. There are three restaurants, two resort pools, a full fitness center and spa on site.

We will be arriving in to Pisco, Peru and staying at the Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Collection Resort on our October 6-29 & October 31-November 24, 2024, December 30, 2024-January 22, 2025 and January 23-February 16, 2025 departures only.

Belmond Monasterio

Cusco, Peru

Originally constructed over 300 years ago as the San Antonio Seminary, the Belmond Hotel Monasterio has been restored to provide all the luxury, ease, and comforts of a modern hotel property. Guest rooms reflect their origins as the home for the Jesuit seminarians, decorated in a combination of modern and traditional Spanish colonial styles. Set in the center of town, the hotel is surrounded by shops where you can find local handicrafts, textiles, and jewelry. All guest rooms are oxygen-enriched and equipped with a telephone, mini bar, in-room safe, cable television, and hair dryers. 

Accommodations at the Belmond Monasterio will be included on our December 30, 2023 January 22, 2024, October 31 - November 23, 2024; and December 30, 2024 - January 22, 2025 departures only.

Hotel Costa del Sol Trujillo Centro

Trujillo, Peru

Attentive and warm service greets guests to the North Coast of Peru at the Hotel Costa del Sol Trujillo Centro. With a prime location at the corner of the city’s main plaza, it is only 10 minutes away from the Incan Chan Chan ruins and the Sun and Moon Temples. The hotel features a variety of services and amenities, including a bar, restaurant, swimming pool, sauna, and fitness center. 

2023 & 2024 dates only.

Belmond Palacio Nazarenas

Cusco, Peru

Built with local stone and adorned with Incan Art the Belmond Placio Nazarenas was originally constructed in the 17th-century as a convent and has been painstakingly restored to feature 55-guest suites, all featuring the modern comforts with spacious bathrooms, luxurious bedding, a bar with espresso and tea service and  complimentary Wi-Fi. Guest rooms are also oxygen-enriched. There is a restaurant and lounge on site as well as a full service spa (treatments at an additional cost). A heated outdoor pool surrounded by a lush garden is a focal point in the main courtyard of this exceptional property.

Accommodations while in Cusco, Peru will be at the Belmond Placio Nazarenas except for our December 30, 2023 - January 22, 2024, October 31 - November 23, 2024, and December 30, 2024 - January 22, 2025 departures where guests will be accommodated at the sister property Belmond Monasterio, located close by in historic central Cusco.

Nayara Hangaroa

Easter Island, Chile

This property uses natural materials, such as cypress trunks and volcanic rock, to create seamless harmony with the landscape. The spacious sea view deck allows for peaceful stargazing and relaxation.

Hilton Hotel Tahiti

Papeete, Tahiti

Located close to Faa’a International Airport the Hilton Hotel Tahiti stretches along a lovely expanse of white-sand beach with stunning views across to the island of Moorea. Guest rooms are decorated with island-inspired artwork and include spacious seating areas as well as outdoor space including a private balcony or garden patio. There are four restaurants and a lounge on-site. There is a large outdoor pool, fitness center and spa services available upon requests (additional charges will apply).

We will overnight on Tahiti at the Hilton Hotel Tahiti beginning with our January 23-Febraury 16, 2025 departure.

Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa

Nadi, Fiji

The beautiful waterfront resort unfolds across 26 acres of lush gardens with views extending across Nadi Bay. Every one of the 296 luxury rooms and suites faces the ocean. Fresh seasonal dining, proud displays of local Fijian culture, and an abundance of recreational facilities including a full spa await.

We will overnight in Fiji on our 2023 and 2024 departure dates only.

Silky Oaks Lodge

Mossman, Australia

Located a 20 minute drive west of the beach village of Port Douglas, Silk Oaks Lodge is enveloped within 80 acres of pristine rainforest. Unique luxury “treehouse” style accommodations await with views of the Mossman River or into the vast rain forest. Each suite features contemporary furnishings and a thoughtful use of local timbers. Rooms feature king beds and an interior daybed, ensuite bathrooms feature deep spa bath and an outdoor deck complete with a hammock for lounging. The open-air restaurant and bar welcome in the peaceful sights and sounds of the rainforest, creating an extraordinary backdrop for relaxed fine dining. There is a full-service spa (additional charges will apply). Upgraded accommodations are available, please inquire with your Private Jet Specialist about rates and availability.

We will overnight at Silky Oaks Lodge beginning with our January 23-February 16, 2025 departure.

Pullman Sea Temple Resort & Spa

Port Douglas, Australia

Set on nearly 10 acres, the Pullman Port Douglas Sea Temple Resort & Spa features extensive gardens and water features, including a lagoon-style pool with waterfalls, pool bar, and direct beach access. Guest rooms are equipped with all the modern amenities and private balconies or terraces. 

We will overnight in Port Douglas at the Pullman Port Douglas Sea Temple Resort & Spa on our 2023 and 2024 departure dates only.

Raffles Grand Hotel d'Angkor

Siem Reap, Cambodia

Located just five miles from Angkor Wat, Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor hotel has been restored to its original colonial architecture and features steam baths, a stunning 35-meter lap pool, and shops full of local crafts. Rooms are appointed with high ceilings and four-poster bed. There is a full-service restaurant as well as a charming lounge on site. 

The Oberoi Amarvilas - Agra

Agra, India

Located just over a quarter mile from the Taj Mahal, the hotel was inspired by Mughal palace designs; with fountains, terraced lawns, reflection pools and pavilions. The Oberoi Amarvilas offers unrestricted views of Taj Mahal from all rooms and suites, complemented by warm and personalized hospitality. Take in the Taj views from the comfort of your king size or twin beds, or relax on the customized handcrafted furniture. Guest baths feature a large soaking tub and separate shower. There is a stunning pool and a full-service spa (additional fees apply). Several restaurants and lounges are located throughout the property offering both fine and more casual dining options. Upgraded accommodations are available, please inquire with your Private Jet Specialist about rates and availability.

We will overnight at The Oberoi Amarvilas Agra beginning with our January 23-February 16, 2025 departure.

Rambagh Palace

Jaipur, India

Originally built in 1835, Rambagh Palace has stepped gracefully through many royal transitions—from the home of the queen’s favorite handmaiden, to royal guesthouse and hunting lodge and later as the residence of the Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II and his queen, Maharani Gayatri Devi. Today, this hotel offers 78 stunningly restored guest suites, which were the chambers of the former Maharaja. The palace retains its elaborate splendor, extravagantly decorated with hand-carved marble jalis or latticework, sandstone balustrades, cupolas, and chattris or cenotaphs, and elaborate Mughal Gardens. Each Palace guest room has been redesigned for comfort with a four-poster bed or twin bed, walk-in wardrobe, and a spacious bathroom. The property features several award-winning restaurants and a sprawling spa facility with a host of treatment options to choose from.

We will overnight in Jaipur at the Rambagh Palace on our 2023 and 2024 departure dates only.

&Beyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Ngorongoro, Tanzania

Perched on the rim of the crater, the stilted mud and thatch suites at the andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge are elegantly decorated with hand-crafted woods, brick fireplaces, carved Zanzibari doors, Oriental rugs, chandeliers created by Masai women, leather armchairs and four-poster beds with electric blankets. Bathrooms include spacious showers and chandelier-lit bathtubs. Floor-to ceiling windows offer spectacular views. Each camp has its own sitting and dining areas and private butlers to provide warm, personalized service to each guest. 

We will be visiting Tanzania and will have the option to stay at &Beyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge on our our October 5 - 28, 2023; February 15 - March 9, 2024; October 6-29, 2024 and January 23 - February 16, 2025 departures.

Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti

Serengeti, Tanzania

Located within the Serengeti National Park, this lodge features 77 guest rooms, all with stunning views of the Serengeti plains. This property combines the intimacy of a lodge and the facilities expected of a much larger hotel, such as an infinity pool, restaurants serving a mix of African and international cuisine, a bar, a fitness center, a spa, and a Discovery center where you can learn more about the people and wildlife in the region. 
African textiles, local art, and grand four-poster beds draped in decorative mosquito netting create the ideal retreat after a thrilling African safari. Guest rooms offer en suite bathrooms with hair dryer, satellite TV and audio channels, and a deck for relaxing while looking for wildlife. 

We will be visiting Tanzania and staying at the Four Seasons Safari Lodge on our October 5 – 28, 2023, December 30, 2023-January 22, 2024 and all of our 2024 & 2025 departures.

Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge

Serengeti, Tanzania

Set on 50 acres of virgin Tanzanian bush in the Ngorongoro volcanic landscape, this all-suites retreat is located a few steps from the Game Reserve Gate and 20 minutes' drive away from the Ngorongoro Crater that is said to have the most dense concentration of wildlife in Africa. This property features 20 spacious private log villas with bed and sitting area and a fireplace as well as spacious bathrooms with large rain showers. There is a restaurant and lounge plus a swimming pool and spa on-site. 

We will visit Tanzania and have the option to stay at Neptune Ngorongoro Crater Lodge on our December 30, 2023 - January 22, 2024; October 31 - November 23, 2024; and December 30, 2024 - January 22, 2025 departures.

Discovery Bedu Camp

Petra, Jordan

Remote and secluded, these tented suites are tastefully decorated to blend in with the local surroundings and allow for mesmerizing views at sunset and spectacular stargazing at night. Each tented suite has a private deck with views of the stunning desert landscape, sand dunes, and mountains. The suites contain either a king size bed or two twin beds with a small sitting area as well as a space for luggage and a hanging closet. There are en suite bathrooms with hot & cold rain shower, a copper washbasin, and private flushable toilet. This tented camp is an upgrade option and is at an additional cost to the price of the trip. Your Smithsonian Journeys Private Jet Specialist will be delighted to provide you with full details of this offering.

We will visit Jordan and will have the option to stay at the Discovery Bedu Camp on our October 31, 2024 departure only.

See the Tripadvisor page for Discovery Bedu Camp.  

Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa

Luxor, Egypt

Located on the banks of the Nile River, this property offers uninterrupted views of the city and is the ideal base to explore the region's rich and ancient culture. Facilities include fine restaurants, two infinity pools, and spa. The spacious guest rooms offer the comforts of home, including high speed Internet access, LCD TV, DVD player, hair dryer, and city or garden views.

We will visit Egypt on all of our departures except October 31 - November 23, 2024 when we will visit Jordan

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza

Cairo, Egypt

Located along the banks of the Nile in central Cairo, the hotel is just a short drive from Giza and the Great Pyramids. Guest rooms feature bright interiors with natural wood finishes and accented millwork as well as full marble baths with separate tub and shower. All rooms feature views of the Nile and Cairo skyline. There is an outdoor and indoor spa pool as well as spa services (additional fee) and fitness center. There are several restaurants, a lounge and a spacious lobby.

We will overnight at the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza beginning with our January 23-February 16, 2025 departure.

Mövenpick Resort Petra

Petra, Jordan

The Mövenpick Resort Petra was chosen for its prime location just a short stroll from the entrance to Petra, one of the world’s most fascinating ancient cities. The property blends Middle Eastern craftsmanship with a more modern western design. Guest rooms feature contemporary furnishings and fixtures and spacious bathrooms. There are several dining options available including a casual coffee bar, lounge, poolside café and more formal restaurants offering a variety of fare.  

We will be visiting Jordan and staying at the Mövenpick Resort Petra on our October 31-November 23, 2024 departure only. 

La Maison Arabe

Marrakech, Morocco

Experience the soul of Moroccan hospitality at this luxurious riad-hotel set in the heart of the ancient medina of Marrakech. An authentic haven of tranquility that echoes the city’s rich history, heritage, and culture. The hotel features just 32 rooms and suites, charming havens of comfort and refinement, which are set around the patio or on the garden side of the hotel, or in the privacy of the adjoining douiria. Guest rooms are each unique in layout and design, combining contemporary elegance with Moroccan decorative elements. Most have a fireplace and a private balcony or terrace where you can enjoy a drink under the stars. Bathrooms are crafted from Moroccan marble and granite. 

La Maison Arabe is offered as an accommodation option during our time in Marrakech on our October 5-28, 2023 departure.

La Mamounia

Marrakech, Morocco

La Mamounia overlooks the famous Red Ochre Ramparts of Marrakech’s old city. This art deco palace is known for its interiors and architectural styling, as well as its ideal location at Avenue Bab Jdid. Guest rooms feature luxury amenities including a spacious bathroom with a separate shower stall, garden or mountain views, an in-room safe and a mini bar. This property features a luxury spa, swimming pool, gardens, gourmet restaurants, two lounges and fitness room. 

La Mamounia is offered as an accommodation option during our time in Marrakech on our October 5-28, 2023, February 15-March 9, 2024, and our January 23-February 16, 2025 departures. 

Four Seasons Resort Marrakech

Marrakech, Morocco

Four Seasons Resort Marrakech features lofty views of the Atlas Mountains and sun-filled Marrakech. Luxury hotel rooms are as calming and secluded as they are inspiring and open. The resort also features five outstanding resort restaurants, bars, and trendy lounges.

Four Seasons Resort Marrakech is offered as an accommodation option during our time in Marrakech on our December 30, 2023-January 22, 2024; October 6-29, 2024, October 31-November 23, 2024 and December 30, 2024-January 22, 2025 departures. 

Hyatt Regency International Airport - Orlando

Orlando, Florida, United States

Located inside of the main terminal at Orlando International Airport, the Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport puts you just steps from the main terminal and connecting flights home. Guest rooms are spacious and provide all the modern amenities and there are several dining options on site.

We will conclude all programs at the Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport, except for our February 15 - March 9, 2024 & January 23 - February 16, 2025 programs which will conclude in Miami.

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