10 Popular Destinations for Your Next Private Jet Trip

Top 10 popular destinations for private jet vacationsThe world’s your oyster when you have an entire plane all to yourself. Traveling is smooth and seamless and the exclusive flight can get you to the most exclusive destinations in the world. So where to? We’ve rounded up ten of the best places to travel to via private jet.

 

St. Moritz Switzerland

Switzerland is home to several breathtaking alpine resorts, but St. Moritz stands out from the crowd dues to its stunning scenery and peaceful atmosphere. This skiing paradise is flocked by the elite and royal crowd and it’s easy to see just why. The city offers many famous attractions: you can follow the trail to Heidi’s House for the ultimate childhood dream come true or take in the mountain vistas and quaint white houses from Lake St. Moritz. 

While the alpine resort town can be visited without having to charter a private jet, it’s at least a 3-hour ride from Zurich, compared to flying directly to Samedan Airport where the ride is just a fraction of the time, at 15 minutes! The airport’s short runway makes it inaccessible to commercial crafts and even larger private jets get turned away when flying conditions aren’t too good. Flying in and out of this winter wonderland about 2000 meters above sea level will give you a view of a lifetime.

Read further: Snow Polo World Cup in St. Moritz, Switzerland

 

Norman’s Cay, The Bahamas

 This Bahamian island used to be the property of Colombia’s Medellin Cartel. Pablo Escobar’s notoriety and fame contribute to the island’s interesting history and it’s more than enough to draw you into its private sands. Currently, it’s now an extra-exclusive resort under the Four Seasons Hotel group. Just how exclusive, you ask? So much so that the only way to land on the island is by a private jet or yacht.

Norman’s Cay has a lot of impressive attractions and experiences so you’re never out of options. Its white-sand beach stretches for over 3 miles, pristine and beautiful. The shallows of the island are home to the legendary plane wreck that killed the narco kingpin Pablo Escobar and snorkeling the site is a popular attraction. And if it’s culinary delights you’re looking to explore, the rustic chic Macduff’s restaurant offers cocktails and delicacies uniquely Bahamian.

Fancy flying to Norman’s Cay? Read more here: Norman’s Cay Private Jet Charter

 

Sint Maarten, St. Barts & Anguilla, Caribbean

The Caribbean is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. With over 700 islands and cays all lovely places to fly in via chartered jet, some destinations are simply a cut above the rest. Welcome to Sint Maarten, St. Barts, and Anguilla.

St. Maarten has a landing strip in Princess Juliana International Airport, making it accessible to commercial flight guests and tourists. However, the other two offer a more exclusive vibe since they can only be approached via a chartered yacht or private jet. Striking beaches and gorgeous lagoons lure the opulent folk into these millionaire playgrounds and a snorkeling affair awaits you in its shallow waters.

This island trio is a great start to your Caribbean charter. Find out what’s in store in Sint Maarten, St. Barts & Anguilla here.

 

Faroe Islands

For a small island situated between Iceland and the United Kingdom in the North Atlantic, the Faroe Islands have a lot to offer visitors, especially the discerning ones who appreciate great food. Every season has its share of delights; from fresh seafood from the nearby waters to freshly-harvested herbs from the island’s farmlands. 

The rugged, rocky Faroe landscapes are most famed for their undulating mountains and bird cliffs. The remote islands have almost everything that nature has to offer: you can hike up at least 18 hiking trails on the terrain or marvel at the floating lakes. The waterfalls are dramatic and the fjords are a good place to kayak in. There’s no reason you shouldn’t fly into this tiny island that truly packs a punch.

 

Paro, Kingdom of Bhutan

A luxurious hideaway hidden in plain sight in the mysterious Himalayas is the Kingdom of Bhutan. In its verdant valleys and snowcapped mountains lies Paro, the country’s only international airport and the seat of the central government. This airport is considered one of the most dangerous in the world: it’s seated high up at over 2,000 meters above sea level and is cornered by the Himalayan peaks. With only 8 licensed pilots allowed to land in the airport, an insanely exclusive and unique view awaits your arrival.

Set high on the mountainside, the history and culture of Paro are evident in the ancient architecture shaped after temples and monasteries. The valley town can turn your ordinary holiday into a luxuriously vivid cultural trip into their history, religion, and delicacies. The most beautiful and widely-visited site in Paro is Kyuchu Lhakhang, a blue temple famed and flocked to for its beauty. It’s one of the oldest temples in the kingdom and unmissable for such reasons. The local monasteries are also known to be places of meditation where guests and visitors can attend a session with monks.

 

Easter Island, Chile

Seven hundred miles south of the Chilean mainland sits the remote Easter Island. It’s recognized as one of the most isolated places on Earth, yet a popular destination thanks to the massive Easter heads. The Moai, towering and mysterious, has long intrigued people for millennia regarding their history and purpose. Nearly a thousand of these heads line up on the island’s plains and they’re carved from a single piece of solid stone.

However, there’s definitely more to the island than these ancient petroglyphs. Tourists can enjoy the spectacular sunrise at swimming over the 15 Moais in Ahu Tungariki, swim along the coastlines of Anakena Beach, or snorkel the clear and transparent Pacific waters surrounding the island. Come nightfall, stargazing is also phenomenal and you can witness the galaxy’s glory coming into life in the cloudless skies of the island. 

 

Telluride, Colorado

Located in the southern San Juan Mountains of Colorado, Telluride is a small mountain village that offers some of the best skiing in the world in the winter. During the summer months, the beautiful trails of Telluride also strike the fancy of many tourists and visitors, with festivals to complement the lively atmosphere. The town attracts an array of opulent folk year-round, especially ski enthusiasts and outdoor bums.

Telluride is cradled in the center of a box canyon and steep peaks and waterfalls surround the town. This offers visitors a front-row seat to the most mesmerizing mountain views in the Rockies. And with a lifetime’s worth of outdoor activities, you’ll be spoiled with a choice: riding a free gondola, rafting or fly-fishing on the river of San Miguel, 12-block-long informative walking tours, or even cascading the waterfalls or scaling its mountaintops. You’ll never catch yourself bored in this picturesque town.

 

Ibiza, Spain

Sitting off the southern coast of Spain in the Mediterranean sea lies the island of Ibiza. Known for its vibrant nightlife scene and beautiful beaches, the island is truly loved by many around the world. It’s Europe’s most popular party island and celebrities, models, and wealthy socialites fly from all over the world for a taste of its night fun. But don’t let that put you off—Ibiza is also home to ancient shrines as well as the dramatic castle ramparts snaking around the fortified town of Dalt Vila. This and many other views and experiences await you in Ibiza.

The beaches and coves of Ibiza are unmatched in terms of quality and uniqueness. There are over 80 beaches ripe for exploration and each is equally enthralling as the other. From powdery white sands lined by pine forests to rocky, jagged cliffs lapped by turquoise seas below. More than just sea and fun, Ibiza’s culture includes a rich historical heritage and a culinary experience centering on fish and fresh food, all exploding in delicious flavors.

 

US Virgin Islands, Caribbean

The United States Virgin Islands are an archipelago of islands in the Caribbean to the east of Puerto Rico. Though relatively small in size, these islands have a lot to offer in the form of adventure, beauty, and culture. Fly your private jet into either St. Thomas or St. Croix airports, and start your exploration from there. The natural splendor can be explored by hiking through the verdant mountains, kayaking around colorful coral reefs, or climbing steep volcanic cliffs.

On St. Thomas, you can hike up to the 1867-foot-high mountain known as Mt. Misery and experience panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea. In St, John, you can find hidden caves and even swim in grottoes at Buck Island National Park. And in St. Croix, the historic sugar plantations will take you into the past. And if you’re tired of sitting on your charter plane, explore the seas by taking a ferry from Charlotte Amalie to Water Island for a day trip to simply enjoy the spectacular beaches and colorful underwater sceneries.

 

The United States

If you tour around the United States of America. you’ll find a beautiful blend of history, culture, and excitement packed into every corner of this diverse country. Its famous cities are something else, bustling and bursting with life. Fly into New York City and immerse in the hustle and bustle of one of the world’s greatest metropolises. And from the soaring skyscrapers of the City That Never Sleeps, move unto the New England countryside with its quaint old-world charm and peaceful pace of life. 

With 50 states to explore, each almost a country of its own, the United States is ripping at the seams when it comes to attractions and destinations. Hover above Las Vegas to witness the vibrant cities below glowing like constellations. Tour around the Grand Canyon and sea mountainous cliffs stretch unto the horizon. You can also take a tour around the Statue of Liberty, taking a look up close on a helicopter.

 

The options are endless and that’s exactly how it is when you fly in a private aircraft. Hop from country to country, city to city—all in absolute luxury and comfort.

At Luxe Travel Concierge, our access to some of the most luxurious and comfortable aircraft will make your leisure flying experience one for the books. We value the journey as much as we do the destination. Allow us to take care of all the time-consuming vacation details and we’ll create a bespoke getaway just for you. We love our clients and we’re here to spoil you.