A made-to-measure voyage right down to the very smallest detail.
12 – 22 September, 2017
Ulysses’ men had mere frail barks to cross the sea; as privileged travelers, you will be able to explore the spellbinding Mediterranean, where European culture originated, in a private aircraft. No crowds, no queuing, just the extreme privilege of a Private Jet experience. Aman hotels will provide you with ultimate luxury sojourns in Montenegro, in Greece and in Italy.
All that remains for you to do is to be the actors in this highly exclusive scenario, to make it a once in a lifetime experience.
It all begins in mysterious Montenegro and the majestic Bay of Kotor, then hop over to Macedonia and experience one of the most exceptional archeological discovery of recent times, get the best view of the incredible monasteries of Mont Athos, stop in Palermo, listen to the mystic sound of Sophocles in Epidaurus, and choose the character you dream of in the mythical Teatro La Fenice in Venice…
Programme Bulletin d’inscription
September 12/15 - 3 Nights Sveti Stefan
“Stay in a medieval fishing village, board a floating monastery, and discover the majestic gorge of Kotor…”
Tuesday September 12
Private transfer from the airport (international flights on request).
Welcome dinner at the Sveti Stefan and overall presentation of your stay.
Wednesday September 13
After breakfast, Sveti Stefan is yours.
Free day at the hotel, allowing you to make the most of its superb facilities.
Thursday September 14
It is worth setting a day aside to explore the old city in Kotor. Girdled by an imposing defensive wall, the city is particularly well-preserved and classified on the UNESCO World Heritage List. As part of the Venetian Empire from the 15th to the 19th century, its architecture displays a clear Italian influence which contributes to its charm.
The boat journey from the hotel is a true delight; the scenery of mountains plummeting into the turquoise sea is truly breathtaking. How could you possibly resist the temptation of a few impromptu open sea bathing sessions? In the bay, the small island of Saint George (Sveti Dordje) is home to certainly one of the smallest Benedictine monastery in use…
The return journey to the hotel will pass through the mountains, giving you a chance to walk amid this superb pastoral scenery and to discover the country’s rural side.
Traditional Montenegrin dinner.
September 15/19 - 4 Nights Amanzoe
“Take a glance on the world of Gods and Emperors, refresh in Amanzoe and experience the sound of Epidaurus… “
Friday September 15
It is to Thessalonica that the first flight in our private aircraft will lead us, into the heart of Macedonia whence Alexander the Great sought to conquer the world. At the archeological site of Vergina, the virtually complete tomb of Philip II, father of the conquering Alexander, bears witness to this glorious era.
After lunch, on the flight to Athens, view during a scenic approach the more than 40 monasteries of Mount Athos and the legendary Mount Olympus in all their true majesty…
Helicopter transfer straight to the hotel, and dinner.
Saturday September 16
Leisure day for you to make the most of the Amanzoe Hotel’s facilities.
The evening’s entertainment will be a surprise for you, in a traditional Greek atmosphere…
Sunday September 17
In the morning, we will enjoy a cruise to the island of Spetses.
After lunch, to Epidaurus - the sanctuary of Asclepius, god of medicine – where we will discover, not without emotion, one of the finest ancient theatres in the world. Here were played tragedies by Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides, symbolic figures in Western culture…
Monday September 18
Leisure day for you to make the most of the Amanzoe Hotel’s facilities.
September 19/22 - 3 Nights Aman Venice
“Step on the path of the “Leopard”, meet the Sicilian aristocracy and adopt the character of your dreams in Venice…”
Tuesday September 19
On our way to Venice, your Private Jet we will stop at another hallowed Mediterranean island: Sicily, whose capital Palermo exudes a unique charm. What could be a more delightful experience than being received for luncheon by the Princess who lives in one of the most famous palaces, the one immortalized by Visconti with the famous ball scene in his movie The Leopard?
Continuation Private flight for Venice and check-in at the hotel.
Wednesday September 20
Leisure day to make the most of the facilities at the hotels which overlooks the Grand Canal.
Later in the day, we will share a drink in the purest Venetian tradition in one of the mythical private lounges of the Caffè Florian before dining in another of the city’s institutions – one of its Michelin-starred restaurants.
Thursday September 21
The morning will be devoted to the great Italian fashion and jewelry designers who find an essential part of their inspiration in Venice, where all is luxury and refinement.
Lunch in a fine Dorsoduro restaurant, far from the tumult of the Grand Canal, before exploring the “Punta della Dogana”, the extraordinary private museum of François Pinault, located in the former maritime customs houses, magnified by the architect Tadao Ando.
Having shared a Bellini at Harry’s Bar, one of Venice’s finest institutions where the likes of Arturo Toscanini, Georges Braque, Charlie Chaplin, Somerset Maugham and Orson Welles were regulars, we will come to one of the most prestigious opera houses in the world: la Fenice, to experience a moving performance of La Traviata. This is where Verdi’s masterpiece was first performed on March 6 1853 and it remains the emblematic work of this city.
You will be able to meet and talk with the artists at the end of the show before moving on to a farewell dinner in one of the Hotel Aman’s historic lounges.
Friday September 22
Private transfer to the airport for your international flight.
Your private jet
Our 2 Embraer Legacy 600 are provided by our partner, one of the largest private aviation operators worldwide, currently managing 250 aircraft under the most stringent safety standards.
The Legacy 600 is unmatched in its class in performance, operation and interior size to name just a few.
The Legacy 600’s cabin stands out above the rest. It is completely tailored with the business world in mind. Executives can stay connected with high-speed internet, Wi-Fi emails (extra cost), a three-line phone system and power outlets, all on-board. Its cabin size surpasses all jets in its class, measuring 1,413 cubic feet. Six-foot tall ceilings allow plenty of room to stand up and maneuver about the cabin. Cabin length measures 42.4 ft, while width is 6.9 ft max. The 600 is normally configured for 13 passengers. We will use 2 aircrafts, with 9 guests only per aircraft.
For optimal comfort and enjoyment, cabin amenities include two 17-inch flat screen monitors, DVD players with individual controls and posh seats that fully recline. Twenty-two large windows and full LED lighting makes the cabin feel exceptionally spacious. A roomy, private lavatory is situated at the back of the aircraft.
If that’s not enough, the 600 outdoes its competitors again in baggage space, housing 240 cubic feet of flight-accessible storage, so that each of the 10 guest can travel with 2 suitcases of 22 kg each.
There is no doubt about it that the Legacy 600 has the most comprehensive cabin in its class, but its unruly performance standards do not upset either. Embraer chose two Rolls Royce AE3007A1E high-bypass, turbofan, dual FADEC engines for the Legacy 600.
Honing the most advanced, up-to-date title in aviation, Embraer has beautifully mastered the business jet category. The Legacy 600 brings the perfect combination of business and luxury to the skies.
Price per person
Double room package: €57,000
Single Room Supplement: €7,470
Suite upgrades in hotels: on request
We are at your disposal for any specific transport requests you may have, for example if you require a private aircraft to transport a couple or a group of friends.
The price of this trip includes
Transportation on a private aircraft from Montenegro to Venice • All taxes, Aman hotel accommodations, transportation, airport transfers at the beginning and end of the itinerary, group activities as detailed in the itinerary • All meals (beverages included) • Services of professional staff to assist you throughout the trip • Bottled water throughout the program • Baggage handling during the Tour • Internet access in hotels, where available • Tips or gratuities to local guides, drivers, porters, and wait staff.
The price of this trip does not include
Commercial airfare between your home city and Montenegro, and from Venice to your home city • Optional accident/baggage/cancellation insurance • Passport and visa fees (to be arranged in your country of residence) • Personal and private expenses • Inoculation and medication costs of any kind • Wi-Fi emails on board • Any tips or gratuities not specifically mentioned as included in the total Tour price will be at your discretion.