Do you love warm sunny weather, pristine blue sea-water, lively nightlife and picturesque sunsets? Then, read this article to learn more about the 10 best Mediterranean destinations for your holidays with luxury private jet travel.
The first must-see Mediterranean destination is Mykonos, one of the most popular islands in Greece. Known for its incredible beaches and architecture, everywhere you look, there’s a maze of whitewashed alleyways. There are many expensive yachts to explore the island, dreamy villas, luxury hotels and 5-star service to make you feel like a celebrity. Most travelers can’t wait to enjoy beach parties, the vibrant nightlife and the delicious foods of the award-winning restaurants located there. And the best time to visit Mykonos through luxury private jet travel is during September and October.
The next Mediterranean destination is Greece’s largest island – Crete. This island is known for its pristine beaches, mountainscapes and palm trees. Exploring the caves and rock formations scattered across Elafonisi which is 1 miles long, is a must. Another more challenging activity is hiking the Samaria Gorge which is one of Crete’s most rewarding outdoor experiences. The trail includes a variety of landscapes such as: steep rocky terrain and lush green forests. And the best time to visit Crete through luxury private jet travel is from mid-May to June or from September to October.
The beautiful view of Positano on the Amalfi Coast, Italy attracts private jet travelers from all over the world. It’s easily reached by private jet from Naples Airport, with a taxi or helicopter transfer straight to the coast. Positano’s narrow lanes are full of boutiques, clothing stalls and historic buildings and you can spend a day exploring them, with frequent cafe breaks to take in the sea views. There are many beaches so you can go to a new one every day. You can even rent a boat and travel, sunbathe or watch the sunset from the deck in the evening. The best time to visit Positano through luxury private jet travel is during summer, between June and August because of the hot sunny weather.
Capri, this expensive island of Italy invites visitors to slow their pace and appreciate the island’s many beauties. The first activity to do after arriving is to take a boat tour to see with your own eyes iconic landmarks like the Faraglioni and grottoes by sea. Also, you can take the chairlift to the top of Monte Solaro, stroll the Pizzolungo trail to the natural Arch, visit the Gardens of Augustus, admire the breathtaking views from the Tragara overlook, and tour the ancient Roman ruins of Tiberius’ villas. And make sure to wear only comfortable shoes on the island because you will be doing quite a bit of walking. The best months to visit Capri through luxury private jet travel are May, September and October.
The warm climate and unspoilt beaches of this Mediterranean gem are like an escape from the rest of the world. And flying into Olbia through luxury private jet travel means you can swim in the turquoise waters minutes after arriving at the airport. You can go north to the Costa Smeralda for a glamorous seaside experience or stick to the area south of Olbia. It should be noted that the island’s traditional farms and family-run trattorias serve amazing food. And the best period to visit Sardinia through luxury private jet travel is from April to June.
This Mediterranean country is quickly making its mark in the diving world. The shallow waters of the Istrian Riviera and Dalmatian Coast are ideal for beginners, whereas the deeper waters in the south offer divers to explore coral reefs, caves and shipwrecks. But there are also the historical sites to consider. You could run yourself ragged in Split and Dubrovnik alone, working your way around the likes of the old town walls and Diocletian’s Palace. To be mentioned is that Croatia is a great walking territory where you can explore pine forests and national parks. And the best time to visit through luxury private jet travel is between May and June or September and October.
The tiny Mediterranean island-state is home to perfect weather, secluded bays, stunning architecture and a thriving real estate market. Regarding history there is an open-air museum of Moorish, Roman, French and British influences where history combines with modern attractions and outdoor adventures. Everyone can enjoy the perfect holiday there; from couples to families with kids. If you love scuba diving, clear waters invite you to explore reefs, caves and shipwrecks. When it comes to kids, aquariums, splash parks and good old Popeye ensure the fun. The best period of the year to visit Malta through luxury private jet travel is between May, September and October.
Sicily in Italy is famous for its archeological sites and golf courses. Here are some of the best spots to visit: If you like spending the day near the seaside and the night out on the town, consider Palermo’s Mondello beach. Isola Bella beach is accessible via cable car and you can snorkel and explore a rocky island near it. Additionally, you can take a boat to Lipari and jump in the crystalline shores of Sicily’s largest Aeolian Island. The pebbles underfoot hark back to a volcanic past, but it’s the warm summer sea. And the best time to visit through luxury private jet travel is from May to June or September to October.
Ibiza, this Mediterranean island offers any type of holiday with 24-hour clubs, pool parties, gorgeous beaches and historic attractions. You can explore galleries, museums, shops and restaurants in the cobbled streets during the day. And when it comes to nights out consider Playa d’en Bossa, the entertainment hub which stretches along a white sand beach. Another spot is Punta Arabi, which is Ibiza’s largest and oldest hippy market. Also, you can take a quick ferry and go to the island of Formentera and then hire a bike to cycle across lush trails and discover incredible beaches along the coastline. The best time to visit Ibiza through luxury private jet travel is from May to October.
The Spanish island is the most popular island destination in the Mediterranean. There, you can indulge in a spot of luxury shopping on Passeig del Born. Other spots you should visit are Palma’s elegant, tree-lined avenue filled with designer stores together with the Golden Mile. This one is close to boutique hotels and high-end restaurants. But you can also pamper yourself with a spa day and Turkish baths. On the other hand, Palma’s glamorous side is more obvious during the evening if you book a lounge at one of the beach clubs. Lastly, the best time you should consider taking a trip to Palma de Mallorca through luxury private jet travel is from March to May.