Wings Over the World itineraries feature private charter flights between destinations, allowing you the convenience of visiting remote places with less time spent getting there.
Arrive London, United Kingdom
Arrive in London, where you are met and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, join your Resident Tour Director and fellow guests for a welcome dinner in the hotel’s Michelin-starred restaurant.
London | Local Sights & Culinary Delights
Explore the Household Cavalry Museum and enjoy an escorted viewing of the daily Mounted Guard Change. Then, stroll to Westminster Pier, passing Downing Street, the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben along the way. Board a ferry to the Bankside Pier to sample delicacies at the Borough Market on a foodie walk. And ascend the Shard, with fast-track entry and a glass of Champagne before dinner.
London | Design Your Day
Today, enjoy one of these Design Your Day activities.
Visit Majestic Windsor Castle, one of the official residences of England’s beloved Queen Elizabeth II.
Explore the Royal Horticultural Society Home Garden at Wisley with its formal and model gardens, laboratory and arboretum.
Savor a Gin-Focused Walking Tour through the neighborhoods of old London, stopping for tastings of the “white satin.”
Bike Through London on an Active, Guided Excursion, peddling past Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey.
All choices include a traditional Sunday pub lunch.
Reykjavik, Iceland | Local Culture & Cuisine
Fly by private aircraft to Reykjavik, the cultured coastal capital of Iceland, where you have lunch upon arrival. Then, explore the city, viewing Hallgrimskirkja church, the Harpa performance center and Iceland’s parliament building. Later, roam through the National Museum of Iceland to learn how this island nation was built. Tonight, dine on Icelandic cuisine.
South Iceland | Private Horse Farm Visit
Drive along Iceland’s scenic south shore, en route to a private farm that specializes in the famed Icelandic horse. This small native breed has two more gaits (such as a trot, canter or gallop) than most horses — the smooth-riding tolt and the speedy skeio. Learn about day-to-day life here, ride the horses if you wish and join your host family in their home for a bountiful farm lunch on this exclusive experience. Return to Reykjavik, stopping to view waterfalls and stunning black-sand beaches as you go.
Reykjavik | A Soothing Soak in the Blue Lagoon
Experience the Retreat, an exclusive enclave on the edge of the famed Blue Lagoon. Bathe in the thermal waters, just relax or take advantage of the many available treatments. After a relaxing lunch, depart by private charter air to Bergen, Norway. Check in to your hotel, and then gather for dinner.
Bergen, Norway | A Sea-Trading Heritage
Walk the colorful Fish Market, and then stroll along the Bryggen (Bergen’s old wharf), a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to the Bergen Fortress. Gain insight into medieval-era sea trade here with a visit to the Bryggen Museum, and stop to view 12th-century St. Mary’s Church. This afternoon, ride the Floibanen funicular to a lookout point for the panoramic views. You may choose to join your local guide for a leisurely mountain hike. Dine tonight at one of Bergen’s top restaurants, and sample the local shellfish.
Fjordland | Farm Visit & Cooking Class
Embark by private boat to a family farm set on the shores of Bjornefjorden. Stroll the farm’s fruit garden and meet its small animals. Then, join a chef to forage the nearby forest for the fresh ingredients needed for your cooking class. Partake in a wine tasting led by a sommelier, and then help your chef prep for the creation of savory local dishes. Return to Bergen by road.
Berlin, Germany | Dinner at the Reichstag
Fly today to Berlin. On arrival, take a brief orientation drive before you check in to your hotel. Savor a Scenic Sundowner before gathering for dinner in the German Reichstag (Parliament).
Berlin | Exploring Potsdam
Drive to Potsdam to view the Glienicke Bridge, site of Cold War spy exchanges. Explore Sanssouci Palace, visit a former KGB prison and enjoy a guided tour of Cecilienhof Palace, site of the historic Potsdam Conference attended by Harry S. Truman, Winston Churchill and Joseph Stalin. Afterward, return to your hotel for an evening at leisure.
St. Petersburg, Russia | Canal Boat Cruise
Enjoy time at leisure this morning before you fly by private charter to St. Petersburg and check in to your hotel. Later, embark on a boat cruise on the city’s canals, and then dine à la carte at your hotel.
St. Petersburg | The Magnificent Hermitage
Beat the crowds with special early entry to the world-famous Hermitage Museum, to marvel at its spectacular art collections in peace and quiet. Cross the river for lunch at a restaurant at Peter and Paul Fortress. Afterward, visit the fortress, where you attend a choral concert of Russian spiritual music, followed by the chance to visit St. Isaac’s Cathedral. Tonight, attend a performance in one of St. Petersburg’s historic theaters.
St. Petersburg | Sample Fine Russian Caviars
Travel to Petrodvorets (Peterhof), summer palace of Peter the Great, to view its grounds, sculptures and fountains. Return to St. Petersburg by hydrofoil. Upon arrival, choose from a traditional Russian High Tea or a visit with an artist in his home. Next, tour the dazzling Fabergé Museum, and then gather for a farewell concert at the Isaak Brodsky House Museum. Tonight, indulge in a tasting of Russian caviars with Champagne, prior to a sumptuous farewell dinner at a local restaurant.
Depart St. Petersburg
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to board your departing flight.