On their 2014 edition, the second place was bestowed to El Celler de Can Roca, a Catalan family restaurant offering Modern Spanish cuisine; the sixth place has been granted to Mugaritz with its techno-emotional Spanish cuisine; and the eight place has been awarded to Arzak, a family-run San Sebastián restaurant skilled in cutting-edge Basque cuisine. Curated as a culinary experience like no other, this exceptional Presidential Aviation Vacation will take you to all three.
Stay on the grounds of La Alhambra in picturesque Granada; visit the Guggenheim and Chillida Museums in the Basque Country; and tour Gaudi’s works with a knowledgeable expert by your side. Complete the experience by relishing in a rare caviar tasting at Europe’s first organic caviar producing sturgeon farm to touring a local market in San Sebastián ushered by a renowned chef who will then organize a cooking party with your findings, your appetite for gastronomy will be brought to life on this private jet vacation.
Day 1 – Granada
Once in pictorial Granada and led by a local expert, acquaint yourself gardens-of-the-generalife-alhambra-smallwith the grandiose monuments built by the Catholic Monarchs such as the Cathedral and the Capilla Real.
Day 2 – Granada
Once refreshed, enjoy a unique private caviar tasting experience and lunch in the company of the farm principals and experts.
Lunch will be served with the country estate owners doing the honors. Appreciate the suave live flamenco guitar played in the background.
Day 3 – San Sebastián
Guided by a recognized local chef, take a promenade through Mercado de la Bretxa to pick up angulas, besugos and kokotchas for a cozy cooking party at one of the city’s most spectacular private properties situated on the slopes Monte Igueldo with commanding views of San Sebastián.
Retire to your sumptuously appointed room at the Hotel María Cristina. This Belle Époque themed hotel will enchant you with its impressionist XIX-century portraits, silk brocades and remarkable chandeliers.
Day 4 – Bilbao
Day 5 – Barcelona
Return to your lovely suite at Hotel Arts to appreciate the breathtaking panoramas of Barcelona and the Mediterranean Sea while enjoying Ritz-Carlton’s celebrated service.
Day 6 – Girona
Enjoy the magnificent grounds as you make yourself home for the rest of the afternoon.
Day 7 – Barcelona – United States
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-IV or similar
This is the aircraft of choice for groups up to 16-18 guests. Prices begin at $37,700 per person for a group of 12 guests flying from the East Coast.
VIP Airliner – Airbus 319 or similar
This aircraft is suited for groups larger than 18 guests. Prices begin at $42,900* 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.
- Return flights on selected private jet
- Onboard gourmet catering
- All hotel accommodations in suites or equivalent, including breakfast **
- Luxury ground transportation to and from all activities
- Carefully selected guides in each city with local expertise
- All meals and activities, except those marked with an asterisk (*)
* 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.
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.