Captain's Choice, creators of the world's most life-enriching journeys, curated without compromise, has been setting the agenda in global luxury travel for Australian and international travellers since 1994. A privately owned Australian company and the first in the world to introduce international journeys by private jet, we are leading the global push to explore new lands, unearth new experiences, with a vision to make the impossible, possible. We continue to innovate and push the boundaries of luxury travel and adventure to all corners of the globe, by private jet, small group, explorations and luxury expedition voyages.
Curated Without Compromise
Having set the agenda in luxury travel since 1994, our journeys continue to evolve, bringing experiences both authentic and rare to the most discerning traveller.
Exquisitely Curated & Unique Itineraries
Our life-enriching journeys are perceptively crafted with a focus on fascinating daily discoveries.
The Captain’s Choice Difference
Everything on your journey is included; from travel insurance to home-to-airport-to-home transfers and our valet luggage service.
The Good Life
We select only the finest purveyors of hospitality; residences are the benchmark in luxury.
Your World Experiences
We’ve compiled a collection of experiences other travellers only dream of. Called Your World, they provide the freedom to shape your journey as you wish.
Having an ability to know just what you need, and possessing invaluable local knowledge, our World Hosts are the ultimate travel companions.
Enjoy opportunities for connection with like-minded citizens of the world, built upon a spirit of shared endeavor and discovery.
Reaching the remote and uncommon is our specialty.
Journeys by Private Jet
These most indulgent of journeys bring the remote and exotic within easy reach. Savour the pampering of our devoted cabin crew on routes not taken by the everyday traveller.
Truly immersive journeys, our Land Explorations celebrate the unique aspects of each destination. Travel to a remote emperor penguin colony in Antarctica, come face to face with Uganda’s mountain gorillas, or dine with Norway’s indigenous Sámi.
Our ocean voyages have been curated to include in-depth and authentic onshore experiences which complement your cruise. Embark the optimal vessel available in each region and choose to commence or complete your voyage with captivating land extensions.
Lou Tandy (nee McGeary) is the Creative Director of Captain’s Choice. Utilising her years of experience in product development, strategy and marketing, she drives strategies for the growth of the brand in partnership with her husband Rob. Lou joined APT’s board of directors in 2005.
Rob Tandy is the Chief Operating Officer of Captain’s Choice. He holds a Bachelor of Science, as well as a Masters in Property and Construction, and is also a director and co-founder of the Snowdome Foundation, a leading Melbourne charity.
Phil Asker founded Captain’s Choice in 1994. With his desire to explore the remote and the exotic fuelling the evolution of Captain’s Choice, he has taken the company from a mere idea to a burgeoning business which now boasts over 50 unique journeys, including the all-inclusive and luxurious private jet travel.
Antarctic Frontiers with Eric Philips in 2019
- Cape Town
- Queen Maud Land
- Atka Bay
- The South Pole
A World Beyond the Top End in 2019
The Crux of the Camino in 2019
- San Sebastian
- Saint Jean Pied de Port
- The Pyrenees
- La Rioja
- Santiago de Compostela