Go Behind the Headlines on a New Extraordinary Journey by Private Jet
Circle the globe on an inspiring and informative journey by private jet, created by The New York Times in collaboration with luxury travel pioneers Abercrombie & Kent. This 26-day itinerary takes you beneath the surface of some of the world’s most compelling destinations, illuminating them through the expertise of veteran Times journalists.
Travel in a group of just 50 guests, joined by some of The Times’s most noteworthy journalists and local contributors, who offer firsthand perspectives on the people and places that shape our world. Join a dedicated flight crew aboard an exclusively chartered Boeing 757 with first-class, fully lie-flat seats, accompanied by A&K’s top-notch Tour Directors and local experts, for an around-the-world adventure like no other.
Around the World by Private Jet: Cultures in Transformation
February 8–March 5, 2018
An Exclusive Private Charter for 50 Guests
$135,000 per person, double occupancy | $13,500 single supplement
Meet the Reowned New York Times Writers Accompanying You on This Journey
Journey Highlights Include:
Go Behind the Scenes at The New York Times
The busy Times newsroom is closed to the public, but open to you for an exclusive tour (subject to breaking news). Following the tour, sit down to a private brunch with the Chairman and Publisher, Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr.
Visit Emerging Destinations in the Headlines
Discover the true stories behind today’s most compelling headlines as you experience destinations ranging from emerging Cuba and Colombia to cutting-edge Iceland and timeless Israel.
Get an Insider’s Perspective On the Ground
In addition to travelling with four notable journalists, you also meet with locally based New York Times contributors throughout your journey who provide an on-the-ground perspective.
Enjoy Exclusive Events & Privileged Access
Dine privately in Bogotá’s Salt Cathedral, camp in luxury under the stars in the Moroccan desert, enjoy exclusive after-hours access to the Blue Lagoon in Iceland, and more.
About A&K Private Jet Journeys
Flying by private jet elevates your journey to an entirely new level of luxury, convenience and flexibility. Touch down in exotic destinations not easily accessible via major carriers, bypass long lines, and come and go on a timetable based on your itinerary. It’s air travel as it was always meant to be.
Step aboard A&K’s chartered Boeing 757 and enjoy the utmost in comfort and style with 50 first-class, fully lie-flat seats; a dedicated cabin crew providing a crew-to-guest ratio of 1:7; an onboard executive chef and physician; and a range of thoughtful amenities, from an espresso maker to noise-canceling headphones and curated entertainment selected to complement your itinerary.
Your A&K Tour Staff
Overseeing every detail of your trip are handpicked A&K staff members, including the Tour Director and Tour Managers. These globe-spanning experts travel with you from start to finish to keep things running smoothly while the finest local guides join you in each destination to add a personal perspective to every encounter. A dedicated Luggage Manager also accompanies your journey, overseeing the handling of your luggage between each destination as part of A&Ks Travelling Bell Boy® service.
Thanks to our unmatched network of over 55 offices – as well as an intimate group size of just 50 guests – your Private Jet Journey includes the kind of exclusive, invitation-only events that are A&K’s hallmark. Wherever you go, experience the authentic flavor or life as it is really lived.
The Finest in Hotels and Dining
Private Jet Journeys feature properties chosen by our experts for their authentic reflection of each destination’s style and spirit. Your meals are more than just a chance to dine at the end of the day – they are a complete feast for the senses, with local entertainment and stunning natural backdrops.