Tis the Season! Give the gift of travel! For inspiration, check out our holiday gift guide, complete with some of our favorite itineraries from around the world.

Allow Ker & Downey to handcraft the perfect journey for the adrenaline junkie, boundless adventurer, passionate foodie, intimate culture seeker, and deserving significant other in your life.

From unheard-of experiences in South Africa and Sweden and remote destinations in French Polynesia and Uruguay to cultural interactions in Egypt and New Zealand and romantic escapes in Italy and Argentina, Ker & Downey is dedicated to creating priceless memories your friends and family will cherish for a lifetime. No wrapping necessary.

The Alps by Classic Car | Germany and Austria

Car lovers will appreciate being gifted this journey beyond the well-trodden areas of Bavaria and Northern Austria to discover a bygone era of sophisticated travel in perfectly restored classic cars like the 1935 Mercedes coupe. Private and exclusive tours, meals at Michelin-starred restaurants and favorite local eateries, and incredible accommodations give insight into the authentic culture of the undisturbed villages and countryside in a rapidly changing Europe.


Fire and Ice | Argentina and Uruguay

Pair the chilliness of the holidays with the warmth of South America on this uniquely romantic and adventurous escape. Balance the ice of the incredible Los Glaciares National Park with the fiery passion of Buenos Aires and Punta del Este, South America’s most exclusive resort destination. Over 13 days this journey takes you to the best of Argentina’s peaceful landscapes and Uruguay’s Atlantic coast.

tango in argentina

Exquisite Egypt | Egypt

Consider celebrating the wonder of the holidays with a journey designed to uncover the incredible must-see wonders of Egypt, from Alexandria to Cairo and the banks of the Nile to the shores of the Red Sea.  Over 14 days, rediscover the timeless marvels and treasured beauty of this proud and affable culture.

terrace at old cataract hotel in egypt

Venice Biennale | Italy

Spoil your art-lover with a wholly unique five-day VIP experience at the Venice Biennale, a contemporary art exhibition showcasing the world’s best in art, dance, architecture, cinema, and theater.

venice biennale space

Royal South Africa | South Africa

With “wow” moments at every turn, this itinerary is certain to enthrall even the most selective recipient. Enjoy privately guided excursions in historic Johannesburg and the breathtaking Cape, then continue on an exploration of the Hermanus coast and extraordinary safaris in the game-rich Thornybush Game Reserve.

la residence hotel and villas

Italian Slopes | Italy

This winter vacation is saturated with all of northern Italy’s pleasures: cheese from Asiago, grappa from Bassano del Grappa, Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore, excellent cuisine, and unlimited skiing on the Dolomites’ infamous, extensive system of slopes.

dolomites in italy

Ice Driving | Sweden

Know an adrenaline addict with gasoline in their blood? Here is their chance to drift on a frozen lake in a Porche, Maserati, or Lamborghini until they get dizzy. Each year from January to March, a little town in the far north of Sweden plays host to the unique automotive spectacle of Lapland Ice Driving. Safe, with virtually zero risk—ice driving is literally rally racing at top speed on a frozen lake in the company of world-class drivers. With its clear,  fresh air and awe-inspiring natural landscape, Scandinavia is the ideal place to experience this sporting event.

ice driving in sweden

Path of the Polynesians | South Pacific

Give culture enthusiasts this whirlwind 15-day adventure that follows the Path of the Polynesians throughout the Pacific. Discover the hot spots of this
storied culture at Easter Island, their ancient roots in the Marquesas Islands, and the Maori of New Zealand’s Northland.

easter island, chile
For more information about each itinerary, including pricing, please visit our Holiday Gift Guide.

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