Gulfstream GV Business Jet Exterior As a tapestry of colors, textures and flavors, India is unlike any other destinations. This Presidential Aviation private jet vacation has been especially designed to deliver one-of-a-kind experiences in what is arguably the most vibrant, chaotic and spiritual country in the world. From the magnificence of the Taj Mahal to an epic shopping escapade on a motorized three wheeled scooter rickshaw at Sadr Bazaar and a private dinner with a Gulfstream GV Jet Interior Smallfamily of royal lineage, your private jet vacation is limited only by your own quest for culture, history and adventure. India will offer you a burst of emotions and sensations that will take you to an entire new level of discovery. Taste, smell, listen, touch and admire a million Indian luxuries with our India private jet vacation and bring home a travel memory like no other before.

Day 1 – Delhi Welcomes You

A Bridge Between Two Different Worlds
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Prepare yourself for a journey filled with Indian luxuries as you leisurely board your Gulfsteam G-IV from a private terminal located near you. Once airborne, appreciate five-star service as you anticipate your stimulating adventure in the privacy of the ample cabin occupied by you and your guests.
Bask in comfort at the lavish The Lodhi Hotel prior to donning elegant evening wear for dinner in a private dining room at a restaurant overlooking the water.
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Day 2 – Delhi Old City

Markets, Template & Kebabs
Delhi Old City Sandal MarketStart your sensory adventure with a stroll through the Old City, a chaotic yet charming labyrinthine maze filled with myriad street carts selling everything from silverware to spices. Once you have sampled the famous Indian flat bread stuffed with every conceivable ingredient, tasted Ghantewala sweets and filled your bags with all imaginable goodies, take a moment of respite at a renowned Delhi tea gallery, a cool and calm oasis set amidst the noise, for a full tasting with the establishment owner.
Rashtrapati Bhavan New Delhi SmallEnjoy an afternoon of sightseeing accompanied by the foremost teacher and guide to the sites associated with the Buddha (··). If no security restrictions are in place, start with a private tour of the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the official home of the President of India. Follow with a visit at the gardens of Humayun’s Tomb, a recently restored early Mughal Garden Tomb that once inspired the Taj Mahal. Give a helping hand in the famous community kitchen at the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, the Sikh house of worship. Time permitting, explore the small but exceptional museum dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi. Notice the eternal flame marking the very spot where this spiritual leader was assassinated.
Relish over a variety of kebabs cooked in a clay oven at one of Delhi’s iconic restaurants. Taste the Chef’s celebrated dal (lentils) and leg of lamb to experience northwest frontier cuisine at its best.

Day 3 – Taj Mahal

Pure Majesty
Taj Mahal IndiaYour private jet will take you to Agra to witness the exquisite craftsmanship and romantic aura surrounding the Taj Mahal, a sublime garden tomb built by Shah Jahan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Emulating the Islamic garden of Paradise, the Taj Mahal represents the epitome of wealth and luxury of Mughal art as seen in architecture.
Savor light Indian delicacies al fresco at Taj Khema, a hillock with a view of the Taj Mahal before flying off to nearby Jaipur in the comfort of your private jet.
Luxuriate in your surroundings at the prestigious Rambagh Place Hotel, the former residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur and now a luxury Taj Palace Hotel, for an evening of pure bliss.

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Day 4 – Jaipur

The Pink City
Rajasthan Jaipur Water Palace SmallStart your day with an invigorating sunrise balloon ride over Samode; then give a helping hand at the Orphanage Aashita, an institute that provides a secure environment for children to grow and learn.
Jaipur Pink City Palace SmallImmerse yourself in local culture at the sprawling pink City Palace. Admire the interesting textile gallery exhibiting a fine selection of textiles and costumes from the royal collection prior to participating in a privilege private champagne tour of the Palace’s residential rooms. jaipuer-india-largeStep outside for a promenade through the Old City and notice the wonderful blend of old and modern Indian traditions. Take a snapshot of a camel giving way to a luxury car before taking part in an aarti, a ceremonial ritual to ward off evil spirits, at a nearby small temple.
Relish in the ultimate royal treatment received at a private dinner at the City Palace. Greeted by a fanfare reserved for guests of the royal family, you will be met by richly decorated elephants and camels and a shower of rose petals. Dinner will be a formal sit down meal served on silver plates on the priceless Lalique Table, the only one of its kind in the world.

Day 5 – Jodhpur

The Blue City
Jodhpur Rajasthan Blue City SmallAfter a night of festivities, enjoy a short flight to Jodhpur before setting out to explore this charming hillside city.
Hop in a motorized three wheeled scooter rickshaw to browse the panoply of little shops at Sadr Bazaar. Fill your bags with Jodhpur’s famous glass bangles and ugged leather mojri slippers made from camel leather or with embroidered bedcovers and cushion covers sourced from the neighboring state of Gujarat. Stop at Pal Haveli for a private performance by the Bhopas before zipping your way around the magnificent Meherangarh Fort for an adventure like no other.
Appreciate a private curated tour of the the Meherangarh Fort followed by dinner on the ramparts. Retire to your lavishly appointed room at the Umaid Bhavan Palace, one of the world’s largest private residences.

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Day 6– Udaipur

Venice Of The East
After a peaceful awakening in sumptuous surroundings, board your private jet towards Udaipur, a romantic city known for its scenic lakes set amidst the Aravalli Ranges of Rajasthan.
Mountbatten Lodge ChinawareStop at the Mountbatten Lodge for lunch and feel part of a bygone era. On your way to visit the richly carved Ranakpur Jain Temple with its 1144 distinct pillars, admire the traditional way of life. Notice the outdoor schools and sartorially colorful ladies working in the small hamlets, fields irrigated using a Persian water wheel. Take myriad photos to remember the idealistic lifestyle. Once at the temple, take a moment to meditate while listening to spiritual chants.

Jain Temple in Ranakpur India

Enjoy an intimate dinner at the home of a simple, warm and very hospitable family, descendant from royal lineage (··); then retreat to the Oberoi Udavillas, a palatial hotel that captures the romance and splendor of a royal epoch.

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Day 7– Udaipur

Lakes And Palaces
Udaipur India Lake PalaceAfter a peaceful awakening in sumptuous surroundings, board your private jet towards Udaipur, a romantic city known for its scenic lakes set amidst the Aravalli Ranges of Rajasthan.

Pichola Lake Palace in Udaipur

After an appetizing lunch in the Old City, walk through the winding lanes for an interesting insight into life in what is referred to as “small town India”. Get a rare glimpse of Koftkari, the art of using an inlay of gold and silver wire to adorn iron objects once traditionally practiced by the Siklikar who crafted ornamented weaponry for Rajputs warriors; then catch an intimate performance of Jal Sanjhvi, the art of drawing on water using colored powder, a popular religious ritual performed at temples dedicated to Krishna.
Contemplate an evening of Indian cuisine sampling before withdrawing to your hotel room for a peaceful retreat.

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Day 8 – Mumbai

Energetic Chaos
Mumbai India Architecture SmallAfter a light breakfast, soar off to Mumbai on your private jet; then drive up to Churhgate Station to watch the Dabbawallahs, a group of men who keep the white collared work force of Mumbai fed, delivering over 200,000 thousand home cooked meals a day. Their time management and operations is impeccable, resulting in a Six Sigma rating by Forbes Global and studyMumbai India Coastline Lights done by Harvard. Meet a student from the Bombay School of Architecture to explore the historic Kala Ghoda Area, heart of the Fort Mumbai area, the soaring Victoria Station, a UNESCO world heritage site and a busy rail station, and the Dhobi Ghat, a huge open air laundry unique to the city.
Visit Dhairavi¸ one of the largest slums in Asia, with the founder (··) of a local travel company that gives the vast majority of their profits to health and education projects. Be in awe of the entrepreneurship skills of those who have converted adversity into an opportunity, working alongside some of the leading fashion designers in the world. For a moment of serenity, enjoy a late lunch at the Taj Mahal Palace where accommodations will be provided for your evening in Mumbai..
Anticipating your return home, leisurely board your Gulfsteam G-IV for an evening departure back to the United States. Reminisce on the beautiful chaos of India with its luxurious palaces, hectic markets and flavorful cuisine before drifting away for a serene night of sleep.

(··) Out of respect and privacy considerations, the specifics of these persons or locations will be shared with seriously interested parties only.

Pricing

The number of guests, the type of aircraft elected and the origin city define the cost of the vacation. The following two types of private jets are suggested for this itinerary:

Heavy Jet –Gulfstream G-V or similar   

This is the aircraft of choice for groups up to 16-18 guests. Prices begin at $87,900 per person for a group of 12 guests flying from the East Coast.

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VIP Airliner – Airbus 319 or similar  

This aircraft is suited for groups larger than 18 guests. Prices begin at $98,200* per person for a group of 30 guests flying from the East Coast. The airplane is never shared with travelers from different groups of guests.

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What’s Included

  • Return flights on selected private jet
  • Onboard gourmet catering
  • All hotel accommodations in suites or equivalent, including breakfast **
  • All meals and activities, including entrance fees for listed sites
  • Best available ground transportation to and from all activities
  • Private guidance by professional guides and historians for the entire trip
  • Unique events and surprises

* Due to capacity limitations at some of the itinerary venues, groups larger than 18 guests may necessitate alternate accommodations or slightly different activities.
** If the number of suites at any given property is insufficient to host the entire group, next best available rooms will be used for some guests.

Bespoke Travel

All itineraries are fully customizable to accommodate our guests’ interests, lifestyle and desired purposes. You may also create your own journey by selecting any worldwide destinations of choice. We will build a custom-crafted experience for you.