African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 – (Pre-Tour) Johannesburg, South Africa

African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 – (Pre-Tour) Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa Our Lakani Small Group Luxury Private Jet Tour is underway, starting from South Africa. A small group of guests came early to enjoy some fun and adventures in beautiful Cape Town, South Africa’s “mother city” at the Southern tip of Africa.  From cable car, to helicopter, to vintage sidecar our explorations around […]

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African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 – Mauritius, Indian Ocean

African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 –  Mauritius, Indian Ocean

Mauritius, Indian Ocean We weren’t quite sure why we would be leaving the sumptuous Saxon, but after an easy lunch time private jet flight aboard our gorgeous jet, then marvelous Mauritius revealed itself and more so the blissful sanctuary of Four Seasons and the waterfront Villa Suites. Out on the Indian Ocean, beyond Madagascar and […]

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African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 – Serengeti, Tanzania

African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 –  Serengeti, Tanzania

Serengeti, Tanzania Across the Indian Ocean, with speed and ease enjoying an a la carte luncheon on the way, we passed by Mt. Kilimanjaro (highest free standing mountain in the world) and we land on the shores of Lake Victoria, northwestern Tanzania.  We transfer to our private charter Cessna safari plane for our short flight […]

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African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 – Livingstone, Zambia

African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 –  Livingstone, Zambia

Livingstone, Zambia From Northern Tanzania down to Zambia was a quick easy flight aboard our beautiful Falcon 900 jet.  We love to be with our crew for a couple of hours and enjoy their attentive service.  Too soon, we were landing at Livingstone Airport, Victoria Falls and are soon safely ensconced in the Royal Livingstone […]

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African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 – Namib Desert, Skeleton Coast, Namibia

African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 –   Namib Desert, Skeleton Coast, Namibia

Namib Desert, Skeleton Coast, Zambia It’s quite an extraordinary experience to arrive so easily into the arid desert of Namibia, having come from what we thought was a rather dry Victoria Falls by way of very special private jet.  Our two hour Cessna Safari flight started to reveal some really rugged landscapes which we kept […]

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African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 – Tswalu Private Reserve, Kalahari Desert, South Africa

African Explorations by Private Jet 2019 –   Tswalu Private Reserve, Kalahari Desert, South Africa

Namib Desert, Skeleton Coast, Zambia Our very early morning private charter departure from Hoanib, Namib Desert was almost thwarted by thick early morning fog blowing in from the Atlantic Ocean.  We were airborne at sunrise and flew into Windhoeck (capital of Namibia) to clear exit immigration and customs.  We joined our magnificent jet & crew […]

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GLOBETROTTING WITH HEIDI LAKANI

GLOBETROTTING WITH HEIDI LAKANI

Australia’s Signature Luxury Travel & Style Magazine’s current issue profiles Heidi Lakani discussing her signature private jet tours, with suite accommodations and sky dining lounge, and how she came to start Lakani World Tours. For Heidi Lakani, nothing but the best will do. “I am opinionated,” the travel doyenne gladly admits, “but I have travelled […]

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Beyond Black Book Series – “BBeyond: The Suite Life”

Beyond Black Book Series – “BBeyond: The Suite Life”

Published November 2015 by BB Publications.   “LAKANI’S SECRET INGREDIENT” When Heidi Lakani founded her eponymous private jet tour company in 2003, she was already a veteran of, and something of a legend in the travel industry. She had done the corporate end of it and earned her stripes two decades earlier, and wanted to […]

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NEWPORT BEACH INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER -“Global Adventures with Lakani World Tours”

NEWPORT BEACH INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER -“Global Adventures with Lakani World Tours”

By Richard Simon | NB Independent Newspaper January 17, 2014 As a precocious child living in Persia, Heidi Lakani remembers the moment she realized that world travel would be her future. She and her brother were watching a documentary about two men who had traveled around the world on their motorcycles, when she exclaimed, “That’s […]

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“Luxury Private Jet Around the World” Write Up in the New York Times – “The Ultimate Luxury Travel? A Private Jet”

“Luxury Private Jet Around the World” Write Up in the New York Times – “The Ultimate Luxury Travel? A Private Jet”

By CHRISTINE NEGRONI Published: November 18, 2013 NEW YORK — When the plane carrying Don and Gayle Keller landed in Boston in October after a three-week vacation, something unusual happened: United States customs and immigration officers boarded the plane, checked their passports and welcomed them home. Few travelers should expect similar treatment. That kind of […]

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