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Private Jet Tours

Experience the epitome of luxury travel with Imperial Tours & Peninsula Hotels

As innovative travel experts, we are pleased to introduce a new level of adventure in China.

In partnership with Peninsula Hotels in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong, we are delighted to introduce a new way to experience China, Peninsula's Private Jet Tours. Explore these three major cities in Asia from the luxury and comfort of a Gulfstream 450 private jet. Each of our three themed itineraries - Culinary, Family and Culture & Heritage - boasts a unique set of immersive experiences to captivate you while revealing China's dynamic and evolving story.

You will experience the reassuring comforts, anticipatory service, and soothing attention to detail of the Peninsula brand throughout your journey. Traveling in ease, expect cultural distances to dissipate as the exotic becomes familiar on your enthralling vacation. 

Choosing a private jet for your vacation allows you more time to enjoy your travels through China and each of the Peninsula properties. Each tour below has a set departure date, however should you wish to commission and further customize a tour for a private group, please inquire. Additionally, each itinerary is adaptable to include commercial flights should you not wish to fly via private jet.  

 

Private Jet Tour Itineraries

 

Culture & Heritage | September 2017

Private access to world renowned cultural sites is just the starting point for our Culture & Heritage Tour. The highlights, as detailed in the table below, speak to the incredible access you will receive. This tour provides unique opportunities to meet with the leaders shaping the worlds of conservation and art from the founders of China's leading auction house, to top gallery owners in Beijing and Shanghai to the man who helped devise the legal framework for the preservation of the Great Wall. A detailed itinerary is available here

Day One Arrive Beijing VIP Airport Pickup; Transfer to Peninsula Hotel
Day Two Beijing Tiananmen Square; Talk on Court Life in Imperial China with Visits to the Forbidden City (VIP Chonghuagong Access) and the Summer Palace
Day Three Beijing Great Wall with World Renowned Conservationist & Private Banquet Luncheon
Day Four Beijing Guardian Auction House with Founders; 798 Art District with Private Tour of M Wood with Founder
Day Five Beijing & Shanghai Traditional Tea Ceremony & Lesson; Private Jet to Shanghai & Transfer to Peninsula Hotel
Day Six Shanghai Colonial History Tour with Expert; Private Yacht Ride along the Yangzi River with Architecture Expert (weather permitting)
Day Seven Shanghai Shanghai Museum; Studio Visit with Zhuang Huan; Long Museum Visit with Director; Dinner at Private Home of Leading Gallery Owner
Day Eight Shanghai - Hong Kong Private Jet to Hong Kong & Transfer to Peninsula Hotel; Architectural Landscape Walking & Helicopter Tour
Day Nine Hong Kong Private Tour of 80 Queen's Road with Founding Family; Para Site Private Visit with Curator
Day Ten Depart Hong Kong Transfer to Airport

What’s Included

  • 9 nights accommodation in outstanding Peninsula properties in each destination
  • 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches & 8 dinners at our carefully selected restaurants
  • Services of a Western bilingual China Host & local tour guides
  • Internal flights via a Gulfstream 450 Private Jet (Beijing/Shanghai, Shanghai/Hong Kong)
  • Land transportation (as listed)
  • Entrance fees to all tourist sites (as listed)
  • Local guide & driver gratuities
  • Domestic airport, city & hotel taxes

Not Included in the Tour Price

  • International airfare to/from China, visa processing fees & travel insurance
  • Personal expenses 
  • Gratuities to the China Host

Inquire for more information

 

HKD198,190 (approximately USD$25,530*) per person based on double occupancy. 
Prices are based on a minimum of 8 people. There is a maximum of 12 people per departure. 
Please inquire for rates on suite upgrades & for rates for extensions to other cities in China. 

*Price is subject to change based on fluctuating exchange rates

Family Tour | July 2017

Our Family Tour is packed with experiences to captivate children's interests and draw families closer together. From playing table-tennis with a former Chinese Olympian to learning to paint with a contemporary artist, from feeding pandas to cooking Chinese food with a Peninsula Chef, there is plenty to engage the entire family. Open your family's eyes to the multi-faceted wonders of China. See more highlights in the table below. A detailed itinerary is available here

Day One Arrive Beijing VIP Airport Pickup; Transfer to Peninsula Hotel
Day Two Beijing Tiananmen Square; Forbidden City with Special Access; Painting Session with Leading Contemporary Artist
Day Three Beijing Great Wall with World Renowned Conservationist; Private Luncheon & Shaolin Martial Arts Performance
Day Four Beijing Kite Flying at the Temple of Heaven; Pedicab Tour through Beijing Hutongs; Ping Pong Lesson with an Olympian
Day Five Beijing & Shanghai Private Jet to Shanghai & Transfer to Peninsula Hotel; Market Visit & Cooking Lesson in a French Concession Home
Day Six Shanghai Treasure Hunt & Tour with a Colonial History Expert; Acrobatic Show
Day Seven Shanghai Shanghai Disney with VIP Access
Day Eight Shanghai - Hong Kong Private Jet to Hong Kong & Transfer to Peninsula Hotel; Ocean Park & Panda Keeper Experience
Day Nine Hong Kong Peninsula's Magical Children’s Cooking Class; Helicopter Tour of Hong Kong
Day Ten Hong Kong Walking Tour of Hong Kong & Victoria Peak Tram; Pink Dolphin Viewing on Private Yacht
Day Eleven Depart Hong Kong Transfer to Airport

What’s Included

  • 10 nights accommodation in an outstanding Peninsula property in each destination
  • 10 breakfasts, 9 lunches & 1 dinner at our carefully selected restaurants
  • Services of a Western bilingual China Host (excluding Hong Kong) & local tour guides
  • Internal flights via a Gulfstream 450 Private Jet (Beijing/Shanghai, Shanghai/Hong Kong)
  • Land transport (as listed)
  • Entrance fees to tourist sites (as listed)
  • Local guide & driver gratuities
  • Domestic airport, city & hotel taxes

Not Included in the Tour Price

  • International airfare to/from China, visa processing fees & travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities to the China Host

Inquire for more information

 

HKD792,760 (approximately USD$102,120*) per family of 4. 
Prices are based on a minimum of 8 people. There is a maximum of 12 people per departure. 
Please inquire for rate changes if your family has fewer or more children. 
Please inquire for rates on suite upgrades & for rates for extensions to other cities in China. 

*Price is subject to change based on fluctuating exchange rates

Culinary Voyage | May 2017

Our Culinary Tour is for those who wish to learn more about the major schools of Chinese cuisine. This tour focuses on three schools of regional cuisine; Imperial, Huaiyang, and Cantonese from the perspective of fine dining, home-style cooking and snacks or dim sum. In addition, on this tour you will be introduced to the holistic benefits and heath properties of Chinese tea and food from a TCM qualified nutritionist. See more highlights in the table below. A detailed itinerary is available here

Day One Arrive Beijing VIP Airport Pickup; Transfer to Peninsula Hotel
Day Two Beijing Talk on Four Schools of Chinese Cuisine & Peking Duck Preparation; Visit Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City With Private Access
Day Three Beijing Great Wall with World Renowned Historian & Private Banquet Luncheon; Noodle Throwing Lesson & Dinner
Day Four Beijing Hutong Tour with Market Visits; Traditional Tea Ceremony & Lesson
Day Five Beijing & Shanghai Private Jet to Shanghai & Transfer to the Peninsula Hotel; Colonial History Tour
Day Six Shanghai Market Visit & Cooking Lesson in a French Concession Home; Shanghai Museum Visit
Day Seven Hangzhou Tea Fields Visit; Lunch at Longjing Manor with Talk on Chinese Traditional Medicine's Influence on Food Philosophy 
Day Eight Shanghai - Hong Kong Private Jet to Hong Kong & Transfer to Peninsula Hotel; Take a Traditional Junk to Seafood Bazaar
Day Nine Hong Kong Dim Sum Making Lesson; Helicopter Tour
Day Ten Depart Hong Kong Transfer to Airport

What’s Included

  • 9 nights accommodation in an outstanding Peninsula property in each destination
  • 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches & 8 dinners at our carefully selected restaurants
  • Services of a Western bilingual China Host & local tour guides
  • Internal flights via a Gulfstream 450 Private Jet (Beijing/Shanghai, Shanghai/Hong Kong)
  • Land transportation (as listed)
  • Entrance fees to all tourist sites (as listed)
  • Local guide & driver gratuities
  • Domestic airport, city & hotel taxes

Not Included in the Tour Price

  • International airfare to/from China, visa processing fees & travel insurance
  • Personal expenses 
  • Gratuities to the China Host

Inquire for more information

 

HKD202,230 (approximately USD$26,050*) per person based on double occupancy. 
Prices are based on a minimum of 8 people. There is a maximum of 10 people per departure. 
Please inquire for rates on suite upgrades & for rates for extensions to other cities in China. 

*Price is subject to change based on fluctuating exchange rates

 

Testimonials Author: 
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"You feel like you are part of the Imperial Court viewing private places just for you, our trip was like the most magical and most colorful dream coming to life"
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