Sylt, Majorca, Nice: These are the most popular destinations by private jet
City tour or beach holiday, business trip or incentive trip, almost any destination can be reached by private jet. Nevertheless, trends are emerging among private flights and we present the top 10 most popular destinations by private jet or private charter.
1. Sylt, Germany
Sylt stands out. Not only from the tides of the North Sea, but as a top travel destination by private jet. A flight to Sylt – privately with your partner, family and dog and cat – is extremely popular. From locations within Germany, you can reach Westerland in about an hour, and from there, a paradise opens up for bon vivants, nature lovers, wellness enthusiasts and athletes – in summer and winter.
2. Florence, Italy
Florence is an art lover’s dream. Surrounded by first-class museums, historic buildings and wonderful churches, you can spend impressive holidays in the capital of Tuscany. A private jet to Florence is quickly organised and it is only four kilometres from the airport to the city centre.
3. Sardinia, Italy
A private jet to Olbia on the east coast of Sardinia is often used to visit the Costa Smeralda. The picture-perfect coastal strip north of Olbia promises a dream holiday with its turquoise sea, white sandy beaches and fashionable Porto Cervo. However, you can also fly to the south and west of Sardinia by private jet. In the northwest, you can fly to Alghero airport, in the south to the airport of the capital Cagliari.
4. Majorca, Spain
Fly from Germany to Mallorca, as many private jets take off for Palma airport every day. It is no wonder, since the Balearic island has a lot to offer all year round: mediterranean temperatures, beautiful beaches, quiet, secluded estates and first-class golf courses, as well as, of course, the excellent cuisine of the Mediterranean. That’s why Mallorca lands in fourth place with us.
5. Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul, the metropolis on the Bosporus, is travelled to both professionally and privately. A private jet to Istanbul lands at the airport northwest of the city centre. In the centre, impressive buildings and cultural treasures await you, such as the Dolmabahçe Palace or the Hagia Sophia Mosque.
6. Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Those who fly to Dubai by private jet arrive in a country of superlatives and this is already visible from the cabin. Dubai is home to some of the largest and most modern skyscrapers in the world. The tallest building is the Burj Khalifa at 828 metres. But the great Jumeirah Mosque is also unique as it is made entirely of white marble. Private jets frequently take off from Munich and Frankfurt to Dubai. That’s why the luxury metropolis lands in sixth place.
7. Nice, France
Nice and the Côte d’Azur have been the destination for luxury guests from all over the world for decades because from here, dreamlike beaches, picturesque villages, exquisite restaurants and shopping present themselves. You can combine a private flight to Nice with a road trip. Alternatively, you can take a boat as the marina of Nice is located in the middle of the city. The airport is seven kilometres west of Nice by the sea.
Formula 1, casino and fancy yachts, that’s what many people associate with the Principality of Monaco, and it is true, many people who have made it rich live in Monaco. You should also visit the Prince’s Palace in the independent city state. From here you can enjoy a beautiful view of the old town and the harbour. The nearest airport to Monaco, where your private jet lands, is in Nice. From there, you can transfer to a helicopter that will take you directly to Monaco’s heliport.
9. Mykonos, Greece
The beautiful Cyclades island with its lovely sandy beaches in front of a turquoise-blue sea, its hilly landscape and sophisticated lifestyle is one of the most popular destinations in Greece. The Aegean can be reached comfortably by private jet. Mykonos airport is about four kilometres outside the main town.
10. Santorini, Greece
If you want a little more luxury, Santorini belongs on the holiday list. The main island of the Cyclades is not only known for its blue roofs, but also for breathtaking, romantic sunsets. Private flights to Santorini are in demand especially in summer. Santorini airport is located in the southeast of the island, about five kilometres from the main town of Fira. Of course, you can also hire a private aircraft for other destinations, as for example, for flights to London, Paris, Barcelona and Ibiza, our places 11 to 14.