O Mundo do 007
Step Into the Footsteps of the Most Famous Secret Agent in the World
Oh, I travel… Sort of licensed troubleshooter.
- James Bond -
“The adventurous and elegant way of travelling the world like 007, always inspired me from a young age.” - Jasper Sigon. At Voyages & Journeys, every itinerary is crafted out by combining your ambitions with our perspective and knowledge. However, the following adventures will take you back in time and let experience these marvellous destinations inspired by the incredible adventures of James Bond. We have put together some of the destinations where we will provide entire hand-crafted experiences on location that will bring the Bond movies to life.
Retrieve the stolen cipher machine
Home to some of the world’s most eye-wateringly beautiful cities, architecture, colours and landscapes, Italy is one of the destinations that James Bond keeps returning to, From Russia with Love to No Time to Die.
Start your “mission” in the city of gondolas as you journey through the canals and cobbled streets of Venice, absorbing the magic of this remarkable floating city, while you try to find a trail to the location of the Russian spy that stole the cipher machine. After a lead head to Naples by light jet. On arrival step into the latest Aston Martin and make your way to the beautiful region of Matera. Discover the Sassi of Matera and the uncontaminated Murgia of Matera through the Tibetan Bridge; hike the Gravina and discover the beautiful naturalistic settings. You are getting close, complete your mission on board a private yacht like the elegant Shenandoah of Sark or the extreme exploration yacht BOLD, and set sail to Sardinia. You are informed that the Russian spy was intercepted, intel shows his vessel is located on the bottom of the ocean somewhere in the Rada di Alghero. Dive down by submersible or with scuba gear and retrieve the cipher machine.
Unfold the mysterious landscapes of the Land of the Rising Sun
Japan is famous for the scene of the Skyfall where they sail towards the deserted Hashima Island and, of course, in the You only Live Twice movie. We designed a journey that unveils the beautiful landscapes from Kyoto to Kyushu.
Venture to Kyoto, an ethereal world apart, moss-covered footpaths link tranquil forest glades, and streams provide a soothing soundtrack broken only by birdsongs. Explore Kyoto’s many wonders, from teahouses to temples with the most beautiful gardens of their own. Set out for a four-day voyage to savour the essence of Setouchi drifting. Aboard boutique ship that resembles the Japanese ryokan and blends into the gentle scenery of Setouchi, filled with special pleasures ranging from a fine dining experience of “what you want, as much as you want,” to a cosy six-seat sushi bar with breathtaking views and a Japanese confectionary at the lounge. Go ashore on islands along the route with the dedicated tender and explore the hidden gems that are normally not available for sightseeing. Enjoy morning strolls along quiet lanes among the remains of old houses or observe seasonal events such as fireworks and festivals. Gain first-hand knowledge of local ways of life and culture. Venture to the island Kyushu and embark on a train journey replete with history and adventure. Explore the 5 Kyushu’s prefectures, Fukuoka, Oita, Kumamoto, Miyazaki, and Kagoshima, with exceptional excursions along your journey. Travel along the Hisatsu Orange Railway, one of the most beautiful routes in Kyushu.
In pursuit of Goldfinger
Switzerland has the highest density of Bond locations in the world. Parts of the films Goldfinger, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, For Your Eyes Only, Goldeneye and The World Is Not Enough were filmed here. Follow the road of Sir Sean Connery as 007 in Goldfinger.
Choose your sports car from our fleet of supercars and enjoy an unforgettable adventure through the Swiss alps, that we have set out for you. Switzerland’s most iconic passes all make the itinerary on this stunning route, including the incomparable Golden Trio - Susten Pass, Furkan Pass and Grimsel Pass. Step into an Aero L-39 Albatros jet and take advantage of the unique landscape, experience key manoeuvres that every combat pilot needs to master for aerial battle. When you’re not in the air or behind the wheel testing the performance, handling and power, explore one of the many places that are shown in the movie like the village Realp or the lair of Blofeld called Piz Gloria, located on 2970-meter-high summit. We paired this lavish itinerary with exceptional accommodations and dining experiences where you will be greeted with a glass of 007 favourite champagne, the Bollinger Brut.
Explore the home country of 007
Apart from brief glimpses in The Spy Who Loved Me and The World Is Not Enough, the beautiful Scottish countryside was also on the 50th anniversary of the Bond film franchise, Skyfall. Fly with us and head to the Scottish Highlands, the home country of James Bond who was born of a Scottish father, Andrew Bond of Glencoe.
Embark on a journey like no other, throughout a series of adventures and experiences you will truly discover how it is and what it means to be James Bond. Step aboard the famous Scotsman train, venture into the heart of the Cairngorms National Park that offers a magical setting to try a spot of clay-pigeon shooting, and visit the Strathisla Distilleries, home to one of Scotland’s most famous whiskies. On arrival, you will get your helicopter and fly to Inverness, where your supercar will be fuelled and ready to explore parts of the legendary NC500 route that are featured in the Bond movie Skyfall, such as Glen Coe, Loch Craignish and Eilean Donan Castle - the Scottish headquarters of MI6 in The World is Not Enough. Along the route we set out thrill seeking experiences like clay-pigeon shooting, kayaking, discover the hidden bays with a RIB and taste the finest whiskies on the most breathtaking locations.