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12 Luxury Travel Vacations for 2022

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Luxury Singita Mara River Tented Camp in Kenya

Luxury tented camp. Photo courtesy of Singita Mara River Tented Camp

Spectacular service, handpicked boutique properties, and thoughtfully selected experiences are just the beginning when it comes to these luxury travel vacations for 2022.

Whether looking for a grand remote lodge that overlooks dramatic landscape, eager to plunge into the comforts of crystal-clear waters on a remote beach, intrigued by the promise of opulent palaces, or interested in exclusive visits to renowned art and artifacts, the true luxury of your trip can be designed to fit your preferences.

No matter your destination, you can find premium discoveries and unparalleled experiences with your personalized luxury Zicasso trip for 2022.

1. Around the World Trip of a Lifetime by Private Jet

Northern lights over Kirkjufellsfoss and Mt Kirkjufell in Grundarfjörður, Iceland

Snæfellsnes peninsula, Iceland

Encounter the ultimate experience with the 32-day Around the World Trip of a Lifetime by Private Jet for an unforgettable blend of adventure and luxury designed with some of the most remote, unique, and mesmerizing destinations in mind.

Search for the Big Five in South Africa, fly around the snowcapped peak of Mount Everest, embrace the ancient wonder of Petra, or wander along Mongolian Steppe in search of wild horses. Then travel breathtakingly beautiful Patagonia and conclude your trip with the Caribbean ambiance of Belize as you indulge in the freedom of a customized itinerary by private jet.

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2. Elegant Italy: Art, History, Food and Wine for 2021-2022

Villa Rufolo’s gardens in Ravello on the Amalfi Coast

Ravello, Italy

The true measure of La Dolce Vita brings the dream of Italian luxury to life during the 15-day Elegant Italy: Art, History, Food and Wine for 2021-2022. This sample itinerary highlights the delectable opportunities in Italy, with panoramic island views and sumptuous culinary experiences.

From crafting pizza during a private cooking class to exploring the Venetian canals during an illustrious dinner, witnessing the grand excavations of Pompeii, or embracing the natural beauty around Lake Garda, Italy is an elegant and intoxicating destination that will charm you beyond the Amalfi Coast and medieval streets of Siena.

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3. Athens, Crete, and Santorini Luxury Family Tour

Chania on the Island of Crete in Greece

Chania on the Island of Crete, Greece

Greece is the perfect destination to experience opulence as a family and this 11-day Athens, Crete, and Santorini Luxury Family Tour is full of ideas. Explore food and culture with a three-course meal in an authentic Greek taverna, wander the impressive Parthenon that crowns Athens’s Acropolis, enjoy colorful Chania in Crete, and step to the edge of the caldera in Santorini.

This personalized experience allows your entire family to indulge in the charms, personality, and living history that is Greece, from historical mainland extravagance to exceptional island glamour.

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4. Gourmet Spain and France Tour: Barcelona to Bordeaux

A woman holding a glass of wine in Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux, France

Savor the glamour by embracing the culinary and cultural joy found on this 14-day sample tour, Gourmet Spain and France Tour: Barcelona to Bordeaux. Balance the exceptional flavors of mouthwatering recipes and celebrated wines with an unforgettable memory and distinctive experiences when embracing an eight-course meal in Basque country or sipping remarkable Grand Cru when touring St. Emilion.

Indulge in traditional flavors and revel in the specific regional delights, from medieval towns to Michelin-starred restaurants, with each new destination providing a comfortable and immersive connection to personalized service.

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5. Sublime Luxury Japan Explorer Tour

Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine in Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto, Japan

Embrace the exquisite wonders of majestic heritage and magnetic contemporary lifestyle during this 12-day sample vacation, Sublime Luxury Japan Explorer Tour. The marvels of Japan can easily sweep you into the combination and contrast of preserved tradition and futuristic vision, while steeped in luxuries of authentic personalization.

Savor traditional Izakaya cuisine in Tokyo, revel in exquisite recipes in Takayama, embrace the unadulterated views of Mount Fuji, and enjoy a private guided tour of the untamed landscape around Lake Ashi. From the fast pace of Tokyo to the beauty of Kyoto, you can indulge in the soft-spoken grandeur of Japan at your pace.

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6. Okavango Delta and White Sandy Beaches: Luxury Botswana and Seychelles for 2022

Elephants in the Okavango Delta, Botswana

Okavango Delta, Botswana

The combination of untamed wilderness and soft, white-sand beaches reveals incredible luxuries during the 11-day Okavango Delta and White Sandy Beaches: Luxury Botswana and Seychelles for 2022, designed to capture a mixture of safari thrills and perfect, relaxing islands.

Wander along the waterways of the Okavango Delta to find sweeping savannas and prolific wildlife. Explore the beauty of South Africa’s landscape, wildlife, and culture exemplified in a Michelin-star meal. Bask in the pristine island atmosphere of the Seychelles as you lounge on premier beaches, accentuated by the soothing wonders of the wilderness.

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7. Unparalleled East Africa Safari Experience

African leopard in a sausage tree in the Serengeti

Serengeti, Tanzania

Venture into the heart of luxury and wilderness during this 16-day Unparalleled East Africa Safari Experience. The drama and opulence of the bush will breathe through the savanna and dense tropical jungle as you travel through Kenya, Tanzania, and Rwanda to experience the pure joy and sheer inspiration of witnessing some of the most iconic national parks and reserves in the world.

Indulge in comfort and splendor, from feeling the hum of the Great Wildebeest Migration to viewing a hidden colony of gorillas, embracing the lushness of a stylized lodge, and enjoying the customization of a private, guided game drive.

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8. Quintessential Luxury Tour of France: Paris, Bordeaux, and More

Notre Dame Cathedral on the Seine River in Paris, France

Paris, France

Whether you are eager to embrace the City of Lights or a wine trail, wish to wander a seaside promenade or devour delights in a celebrated culinary city, the 14-day Quintessential Luxury Tour of France: Paris, Bordeaux, and More embraces the concept of luxury at the heart of French spirit.

Travel through Bordeaux to enjoy famous wine varieties and embark on a gastronomical tour of Lyon’s renowned national cuisine. Enjoy Nice’s famous coastline, delight in a Parisian market’s essential ambiance, and celebrate specific regional flavors with a private cooking class. Each new experience can open your eyes to another unique marvel of France.

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9. Romance in Sri Lanka and The Maldives Tour

Aerial view of Maldive Islands

Island in the Maldives

Luxury meets passion when you combine breathtaking landscapes, dazzling seaside views, and palatial resorts that make you feel like royalty with this Romance in Tropical Sri Lanka and the Maldives 14-day sample tour.

Experience the wonders of ancient heritage sites and explore seaside temples perched on dramatic cliffs. Wander enticing spice gardens and bask in the splendor of a private island steeped in powdery white sands and colorful snorkeling excursions. Delight in a collection of serene paradises as you uncover Sri Lanka and the Maldives’ limitless luxuries.

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10. Colorful Exploration of Morocco: Ancient Cities and Expansive Deserts

Jemaa-el Fna night market in Marrakesh, Morocco

Marrakesh, Morocco

Unique charm, welcoming hospitality, authentic color, and historic mansions with contemporary luxuries create the thrilling experience of this 13-day sample tour, Colorful Exploration of Morocco: Ancient Cities and Expansive Deserts.

The visions of ancient Roman ruins fade to the shimmering blue buildings of Chefchaouen, while the vivacious market of Marrakech contrasts the perfect panorama of the desert sky above the rolling sand dunes. From Essaouira’s dramatic coastal fortress to the natural hues of the Todra Gorge, Morocco is an opulent oasis eager to be explored.

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11. Argentina Explorer: Capital, Forests, Andes Mountains, and Wine Country

Small town at the foot of the Andes, province of Salta

Province of Salta, Argentina

With the promise of cultural immersion and natural splendor, the 12-day Argentina Explorer: Capital, Forests, Andes Mountains, and Wine Country sample itinerary lets you embrace opulence in seclusion and grandeur that emerges from urban style. Witness the power of Iguazu Falls with a private helicopter tour and cross the lunar landscape of Quebrada de las Conchas. Indulge in layered flavors of specialty wines and witness the passionate heritage of Buenos Aires.

From the gaucho lifestyle on elaborate estates to the colonial architecture of remote Salta, you can experience where legend meets reality as you enjoy the true luxuries of Argentina.

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12. 17-Day Immersion into Australia: Outback to Wine Country

Sunrise across Hunter Valley vineyards, Australia

Hunter Valley, Australia

The 17-Day Immersion into Australia: Outback to Wine Country was designed to reveal the true luxuries of Down Under, from the landscapes to the heritage, the cultural history to the secluded wilderness.

The grandeur of Australia rises from the natural beauty and luxurious possibilities that can take you from the world-famous wineries of the Barossa Valley to the remote wilds of Tasmania. Embrace a private game drive on Kangaroo Island, indulge in the celebrated cuisine of Sydney, and enjoy the point at which adventure and luxury meet when exploring Australia’s endless marvels.

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Connect with a Travel Specialist to Plan Your Luxury Trip for 2022

Luxury tented camp in  Sahara desert Merzouga, Morocco

Sahara Desert, Morocco

Luxurious can mean anything from hand-crafted to personalized, opulent to glamorous, and your Zicasso luxury tour can immerse you in the type of experience you desire. Whether looking for a remote destination with panoramic views or interested in exploring a familiar city in a new way, a customizable tour can share the world’s beauty and be tailored to how you want to travel.

For more ideas as you consider your plans, find inspiration with our Handcrafted Luxury Tours or our Zicasso Trips of a Lifetime. You can speak with a luxury travel specialist by filling out a Trip Request or by calling our team at 1-888-265-9707.

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