Lightfoot Travel launches new private jet journey through Oman in conjunction with GI Aviation and Anantara Resorts
Embark on an exclusive private jet journey, that we have designed in conjunction with Anantara Resorts and GI Aviation, a new private aviation business providing affordable and convenient travel within the Gulf region with a level of luxury and exclusivity expected on a private aircraft.
The journey will take guests through Abu Dhabi’s Liwa Desert, across the sandy dunes of Salalah and into Oman’s fabled Green Mountain in the upmost splendour and style. Guests will stay at three of Anantara’s properties, one of the leading hotel groups in the Middle East, and enjoy experiences led by some of the country’s most knowledgeable guides, on an itinerary seamlessly crafted by Lightfoot’s expert Travel Designers.
The below itinerary is a sample only. All Lightfoot itineraries are crafted to suit client’s interests, time and budget requirements. Please get in touch to speak to a country specialist and start planning your bespoke journey now.
Day 1: Arrive into Abu Dhabi
After passing through customs and immigrations, and collecting your luggage, you will be greeted by a driver for a private transfer to your hotel.
For the next 2 nights you will be staying at Qasr Al Sarab by Anantara in a One Bedroom Pool Villa.
The Qasr Al Sarab is a luxury boutique resort is nestled amid towering sand dunes in the Liwa Desert, close to the fabled “Empty Quarter.” The theme is of an Arabian fort-style resort featuring opulent decor, palm-lined courtyards and sparkling fountains. As night falls, twinkling Arabic lanterns dotted around the resort give it a magical ambience.
Day 2: Enjoy the activities on offer at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort
A myriad of activities are on offer at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort, of which the following is just a selection (some subject to additional cost):
- Indulge in a spa treatment
- Cool off in the pool as you watch desert wildlife grazing below
- Play tennis on one of the excellent courts
- Try your hand at archery or falconry
- Book a thrilling desert adventure in a 4×4
- Explore the desert in a camel trekking or desert sailing excursion
Day 3: Fly by private jet to Salalah
After checking out of your hotel, you’ll be transferred to Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Airport for your onward private jet charter flight to Salalah. Your GI Aviation Private Jet Charter departs Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Airport and arrives into Salalah Airport. Gate to gate time 2hrs45.
On arrival in Salalah, you will pass through customs and collect your bags. A hotel representative will be waiting at the arrivals hall to show you to your vehicle for the private transfer to your hotel.
For 2 nights you will be staying at Al Baleed Resort Anantara Salalah in a One Bedroom Beach Pool Villa.
Between a beach and freshwater lagoon, Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara offers refreshing luxury, and also a gateway to Oman’s cultural treasures. Experience a beachfront oasis that is the first luxury villa resort of its kind in Salalah, along the south coast of Dhofar. Admire how history, culture and nature unite in striking elegance to honour the destination. Middle Eastern design reflects Dhofar’s rich heritage and is inspired by the region’s iconic coastal fortresses. Walkways are surrounded by towering palms, trees, tropical gardens and lush water features.
Day 4: Enjoy the activities on offer at Anantara Al Baleed Resort
During your stay at Anantara Al Baleed Resort, Salalah, there are an array or activities and excursions for you to enjoy. Please see some suggestions below that the hotel has to offer (some activities may be at additional cost):
- Water/beach sports
- Kids/teens Club
- Teen Club
- Mountain Tour
- Market Tour
- Taqah Fort Sunset Tour
- Wadi Tours
Day 5: Fly by private jet to Muscat
Today you will be collected from the lobby of your hotel for the drive to the airport. Your GI Aviation Private Jet Charter departs Salalah Airport and arrives into Muscat Airport. Gate to gate time 2 hours.
Upon arrival, make your way through immigration, customs & collect your luggage. At the arrival hall your driver will be waiting to transfer you to your hotel.
For the next 2 nights you will be staying at Anantara Jabal Akhdar in a One Bedroom Cliff Pool Villa. A rare jewel in the rocky contours of the Saiq Plateau on Oman’s fabled Green Mountain, our unique retreat perches 2,000 metres above sea level on the curving rim of a great canyon. Elevated in both location and luxury, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar is the highest five star resort in the Middle East and amongst the highest in the world.
Day 6: Enjoy the activities on offer at Anantara Jabal Akhdar
There is a wide selection of activities on offer at Anantara Jabal Akhdar. Please see some suggestion below that the hotel has to offer (some activities may be at additional cost):
- Anantara Cooking Class
- Jabal Activity Wall
- Cinema Under the Stars
- Photography Lessons
- Bicycle hire
Day 7: Fly by private jet to Abu Dhabi
After checking out from your hotel you shall be transferred to the airport in time for your flight to Abu Dhabi. Your GI Aviation Private Jet Charter departs Muscat International Airport and arrives into Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Airport. Gate to gate time 1hr 15 minutes.
|Day 1:||Arrive into Abu Dhabi||Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara|
|Day 2:||Enjoy the activities on offer at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort||Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara|
|Day 3:||Fly by private jet to Salalah||Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara|
|Day 4:||Enjoy the activities on offer at Anantara Al Baleed Resort||Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara|
|Day 5:||Fly by private jet to Muscat||Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar|
|Day 6:||Enjoy the activities on offer at Anantara Jabal Akhdar||Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar|
|Day 7:||Fly by private jet to Abu Dhabi|
- Private Jet charter flights as specified in a Pilatus PC-12
- All transports and transfers as per itinerary
- 2 nights at Qasr Al Sarab by Anantara in 2 x One Bedroom Pool Villas
- 2 nights at Al Baleed Resort Anantara Salalah in 2 x One Bedroom Beach Pool Villas
- 2 nights at Anantara Jabal Akhdar in 2 x One Bedroom Cliff Pool Villas
- Prices based on a Bed & Breakfast basis
- Travel in the comfort of a private jet
- Stay at the stunning Anantara properties in Abu Dhabi and Oman
- Enjoy unique Lightfoot travel moments on your journey, such as a desert picnic under the stars in the Liwa Desert
USD 42,250 in total, based on a minimum of four guests travelling on a double/twin basis