Luxury hotel brand The Four Seasons has announced an ‘Around the World’ travel itinerary that touches down in Hawaii, Bora Bora, Bali, Sydney and Mumbai aboard a private luxury jet that comes with a personal chef and onboard concierge.
Elephant riding in the Thai jungle is just one of the events programmed in the Four Seasons luxury, Around the World tour. Photo: AFP/PRNewsFoto/Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts
Built around Four Seasons properties around the world, the 23-day itinerary for 2014 includes stops in Bali, where guests will take part in Balinese cooking classes and in Chiang Mai, where they’ll ride elephants in the Thai jungle.
Guests on the Around the World Tour will be shuttled on a Boeing 757 which will come with a private chef, a physician, and an onboard concierge who will help build personalized travel itineraries such as spa appointments, sightseeing tours, and anniversary dinners for couples celebrating a special occasion.
The price tag for this once-in-a-lifetime trip around the world? $87,950 USD for double occupancy and $8,950 USD for additional guests.
Four Seasons's Rediscover the Americas itinerary, meanwhile, takes guests on a tour of the American west coast and South America with stopovers in Miami, Nevis, Buenos Aires, Carmelo, Costa Rica, Punta Mita and Beverly Hills.
On the Americas tour, the travel itinerary may include a beachfront yoga session in Mexico, for example, or a horseback ride through the grasslands of Uruguay.
Double occupancy on the Americas tour is $62,950 USD while the single supplement is $7,650.
National Geographic is also offering a once-in-a-lifetime, around-the-world tour they dub an “expedition,” guided by National Geographic experts in a private jet.
Stops along the 24-day tour include historical and ancient sites such as Machu Picchu, Tibet, Egyptian pyramids and Marrakech for
The Four Seasons Rediscover the Americas tour is scheduled for February 24 – March 13, 2014, while the Around the World tour kicks off March 14, 2014 for 23 days.
National Geographic dates are December 27- January 19, 2014; January 21 – February 13, 2014 and October 6 to October 29 for about $71,000 USD.