Chartering for Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day is a day for showing your significant other just how much they mean to you, and if chocolates, flowers and jewellery just don’t seem to cut it, why not charter a private jet.
When it comes to romantic getaways, you can choose to travel within Europe, it’s famed for having some of the most romantic locations in the world, or head somewhere exotic, such as the beautiful Maldives, we’ve chosen some of our favourites romantic spots to inspire you this Valentine’s Day.
Just a short hop across the Channel, Paris, France is said to be the most romantic place on earth. Here you can while away the days strolling along the picturesque streets, stopping off to people watch from a chic little coffee shop, or trendy bar. You can sample the best in French food at one of the many Michelin-starred restaurants including the popular Septime. There’s also the sight-seeing, with the iconic Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and the Arc de Triomphe all offering up the perfect romantic backdrop to your holiday. You can also wander along the canal arm, visit the Louvre or Musée d’Orsay and catch a show at the tiny Théâtre Clavel. Fly from London to Paris in a Cessna Citation Mustang with space for up to four passengers for approx. £4,000 or in a Cessna Citation CJ3 with space for up to six passengers for approx. £5,500.
A slightly longer hop will get you to Venice, Italy, another one of those quintessentially romantic locations guaranteed to make you go weak at the knees. Whether you choose to hop aboard one of the many gondolas, complete with singing gondolier, or instead, stroll through the streets and across the plethora of bridges, you’ll find plenty of romantic moments for you and your other half to enjoy. Stop off at St Mark’s Basilica, the Piazza San Marca and the Ponte di Rialto. Fly from London to Venice in a Cessna Citation Mustang with space for up to four passengers for approx. £6,500, or in a Cessna Citation CJ3 with space for up to six passengers for approx. £7,300.
For something truly magical, why not whisk your significant other off to the beautiful atolls of the Maldives. A scattering of islands across the Indian Ocean, each resort takes up its own island, so privacy is easy to come by. The beaches are some of the most beautiful in the world, and the coral reefs that ring most islands, ideal for snorkelling. Why not organise a private dinner down on the sand as the icing on your Valentine’s Day cake. Fly from London to the Maldives direct in a Bombardier Global 5000, with space for up to 14 passengers for approx. £110,000, or with a fuel stop in a Dassault Falcon 7X with space for up to 17 passengers for approx. £80,000.
Why not sweep your beloved off their feet and charter a private jet with Air Charter Service this Valentine’s Day.