Relaxing shouldn't be more
work than stacking your coins.
Congratulations! You've reached a level of success that our ancestors could barely fathom.
It's time to let it go, and let it flow.
handles the planning for you.
We design and lead lavish group trips that invite you to submerge your senses
in local culture alongside other Black travelers as eager to unwind as you are.
Accommodations fit for Royalty
We stay where we are celebrated. Unwind in guaranteed 4- and 5-star lodging.
Relax into opulent comfort.
Michelin Restaurants & Sought-After Sommeliers
We dine on the finest food paired with the most select wines.
You didn't join the jet set crew to be basic.
Immersive Afro Culture & History
"If you don't know where you've come from, you don't know where you're going." - Maya Angelo Dive into your heritage.
Trips are planned down to the last detail with great surprises along the way.
WE MAKE IT EASY TO
Slay on vacay.
Here's how it works:
Schedule a call.
Our CEO, Claire, is the G.O.A.T. of planning luxury travel for the culture. Your journey starts with a consultation call where you can let her know directly what your travel dreams are and ask any questions.
We handle the details.
Choose your destination from custom-curated, upscale trips based on your preferences.
Want to twerk on a yacht? Tour The Great Pyramid of Giza while listening to Sade? Experience new foods and customs without fear of microaggressions?
It's your world, baby!
Get your trip on.
You are always accompanied by an experienced American guide on all of our trips. With their support, plus the care you'll receive from our dedicated customer service team, you are in great hands.
Don't stay salty from a past group travel experience gone wrong.
SCHEDULE A CALL TODAY AND REINVIGORATE YOUR WANDERLUST.
LET’S DREAM AGAIN…
WE’VE DESIGNED UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCES ALL OVER THE WORLD —
On our trips, issa vibe.
Get out of your comfort zone at our in-person Scalin' Up business retreat in Mexico. Give yourself the best opportunity to think outside the box by packing up and heading out to a luxurious location to nourish your mind, body, and business with hands-on workshops, masterclasses, and one-on-one sessions.
February 18-24, 2022
February 10-16, 2023
Samba rhythms, lush landscapes, sugary beaches, and an endless party spirit are waiting for you. Have a taste of Brazil and live your best carnival experience in a 7-day luxury trip experience.
March 9-13, 2022
Travel With Us To Iceland, The Magical Land Of Ice And Fire And Let Yourself Be Amazed By The Wonderful Northern Lights and Breathtaking Landscapes.
Tanzania + Zanzibar
March 18-26, 2022
March 17-25, 2023
Meet the best of Tanzania in this 8-day trip and meet the Sanctuary Swala, our exclusive safari experience, and the beautiful Zanzibar archipelago in the east coast of Africa!
Kenya + Uganda
April 2-9, 2022
Visit Kenya And Uganda experience Gorilla Trekking and Luxury Safari Experience Where Sun Beds, Extraordinary Wildlife, And Culinary Experiences Meet!
Singapore + Malaysia
April 23-30, 2022
April 14-21, 2022
April 22-29, 2023
This "Crazy Rich Asian" experience includes a stay at the infamous Marina Bay Sands and a couple over the top spa Treatments and private yacht charter around Malaysia!
Thailand + Cambodia + Laos
May 3-13, 2022
Meet Bangkok, Laos, and Siem Reap filled with unbelievable natural beauty, centuries of heritage, and friendly locals in the best of Southeast Asia.
May 16-25, 2022
Join Us In This Magical Journey To Vietnam, Where The Old And New Asia Merge. This journey includes a sail on Halong Bay, Mekong River Delta, Ho Chi Minh City, and more.
May 28 - June 3, 2022
Join us on the most Instagramable journey through Bali And The Gili Islands. From lush rice fields, waterfalls, volcanoes, and turquoise waters - this place is a fairytale.
June 24-30, 2022
Travel with us on one of the most epic luxury trains where dining includes multi-course meals while you watch the scenic mountain and ride up to Machu Picchu, Arequipa, Puno, Cusco, And Lima.
July 9-16, 2022
August 13-20, 2022
July 2-9, 2022
July 15-22, 2023
A private mega-yacht with your people makes this experience a one-in-a-lifetime. Sunbathe during the day and party on our quadruple deck yacht as you explore Croatia.
July 19-27, 2022
July 29-Aug 6, 2022
May 31-June 8, 2023
It's time for an ancient history lesson with ruins, beaches, luxurious resorts and Endless Summer Vibes In Greece. Savor your journey through Athens, Mykonos, and Santorini.
Ritz Carlton Super Yacht
August 13-20, 2022
From Greece to Turkey, explore the contrast of the Greco-Roman ruins, an Ottoman castle, a deserted beach in Bozcaada, and the illustrious Blue Mosque in Istanbul.
September 17-26, 2022
September 5-14, 2022
September 22-30, 2023
Experience the one of the greatest civilization on a trip of a lifetime. From the Giza Pyramids to the famous Sphynx, we'll explore Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan.
September 9-15, 2022
September 8-14, 2023
Visit Lisbon, Porto, and the Douro Valley with wine educator, Julia Coney, This trip is the ultimate food and wine experience including private tastings and gourmet dining.
September 29-October 5, 2022
October 7-13, 2022
October 6-12, 2023
Take a deep dive into West African history during this journey that explores the culture, food, expansive markets, nightlife, and history at the castles. We explore Accra, Volta, and Cape Coast.
October 13-20, 2022
October 23-30, 2022
October 12-19, 2023
Visiting the Champagne and Cognac region of France with wine educator, Julia Coney, is a grandiose over the top experience not to be missed. Private tastings, shopping, and elaborate meals are just the beginning...
November 2-12, 2022
November 13-23, 2022
November 1-11, 2023
This ultra-luxe South African adventure includes butler service, cooking classes, a helicopter tour, a private wine tour and dinner, and an award-winning safari!
December 9-21, 2022
Embark on an award-winning Luxury Expedition Cruise for the centerpiece of the Southern Hemisphere on a 13-day trip. The seventh continent is waiting for you.
South Africa Beaches & Bubbles
May 5-11, 2023
Let’s face it – we need a break! This trip is straight off the press and one for the books when it comes to Relaxation and Rejuvenation. On this 7-day journey, we will explore the home of Pinotage and the Western Cape Coast of South Africa.
June 22-28, 2023
July 1-7, 2023
Join Up in the Air Life and travel to Jordan into this experience that will leave you breathless. Visit the meticulously carved city of Petra, and wander around the multi-faced culture of Jordan visiting ancient monuments, nature reserves, and beautiful resorts.
September 9-15, 2023
Join Up in the Air Life and travel to Jordan into this experience that will leave you breathless. Visit the meticulously carved city of Petra, the Wadi Rum desert, and the Dead Sea, wandering around the multi-faced culture of Jordan visiting ancient monuments, nature reserves, and beautiful resorts.
December 3-9, 2023
Explore the eastern coast of Africa with Up in the Air Life and travel to Namibia. The abundant wildlife, mesmerizing deserts with starry skies, vibrant culture, and exotic beaches make Namibia a game-changing destination that every globetrotter must visit.
Both exciting and calm, Senegal charm will captivate you through this experience. Join us on this trip where one of the finest beaches, a pink lake, and luxury resorts meets African western traditions.
Join us to travel to the very end of the Nile river in the horn of Africa! From thundering waterfalls and ancient religious medieval architecture to vibrant and modern cities home of the African Union, Ethiopia is the place for you to wander the natural beauty and history of Eastern Africa.
The variety and abundance of landscapes, make Botswana one of the top countries to visit in Africa. Travel with Up in the Air life to the Home of the Big Five and numerous parks, luxurious sanctuary retreats, and deltas in the south of the continent.
Join us in this luxury catamaran to meet the Seychelles Islands. Private Chefs and new islands every day are waiting for you in this luxe sailing experience to Africa!
Join us in this trip to the southernmost region of the Patagonia in Chile! Enjoy a luxury 9-day trip full of breathtaking landscapes, and the beautiful city of Santiago where you'll taste the best of the Chilean culture.
Travel to Argentina, the perfect mix between Latin passion and European Romance, and join Up in the Air Life on a gastronomic tour from the dynamic mecca of Buenos Aires to the beautiful city of Mendoza for culinary pleasures, some of the best wines in the continent, tango and mesmerizing landscapes.
Up in the Air Life proudly presents our first trip to Australia! Home of the great barrier reef, Kangaroos, and the most stunning landscapes on the continent, Australian culture captivates all your senses on this luxury trip around the country.
Join Up in the Air Life and travel to one of the most instagrammable and luxurious cities in the world, Dubai. Discover its rich heritage and the most vibrant nightlife in Arabian peninsula. luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture, and long lasting friendships are waiting for you on this trip.
Up in the Air Life proudly presents a journey to the vibrant, Caribbean city of Cartagena during the most festive time of Independence Day. Full of colonial and modern architecture, vibrant nightlife, cultural festivals, magnificent beaches, and outstanding gastronomic offerings.
Travel to one of the most sacred countries in the world with Up in the Air Life, and join us on this adventure to discover the landscapes, culture, nature, religions, and food of Israel.
Explore the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean. Go solo or with your crew. We can arrange socially distanced private excursions to experience horseback riding, yachting, and the best local sunsets.
British Virgin Islands
Up in the Air Life proudly presents Urban Yacht Week in the British Virgin Islands. Experience a week sailing in one of the best sailing locations in the world. Everyday is a new island and adventure.
Where will you go to embrace the finer things in life?
Trips are planned down to the last detail with great surprises along the way.
Claire hustled so you don't have to.
Say "Bye, Felicia" to your excuses.
A few words from our travelers.
And hear from our clients share their favorite moments.
Travel without limits.
Pick your destination.
Let's dream together.
IN CASE NO ONE ELSE IS TELLING YOU —
You've earned it.
And, while that’s commendable — no one can keep up that pace forever.
So, let’s pop some bottles and take time to celebrate life!
to build the next piece of your empire.