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Sunday 5 July 2015

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Inside the ultimate £750k drinks tour

27th May, 2014 by Lauren Eads

A travel company is offering a “not to be repeated” super-luxurious 10-stop world tour sampling some of its most expensive drinks – for a cool £750,000 ($1.3m).

aeroplane-HDIn what can only be described as the ultimate drink connoisseurs’ holiday, one UK tour operator is offering a one-off taste of the high life taking guests to locations including Monaco, Las Vegas and Dubai, visiting elite establishments such as Salvatores and The Billionaires Club, to the Crown Club Casino in Australia’s Melbourne, all while tasting some of the rarest and most exclusive drinks on the planet.

The trip, priced at £750,000 per couple ($1.3 million), includes tours of the Dalmore distillery, the Grey Goose factory in Cognac, and a sip of a £12,000 cocktail laden with diamonds – and that is just for starters.

Other drinks up for tasting include Armand De Brignac £300,000 “Dynastie” collection and the ultra-rare Penfolds Ampoule, all while staying at some of the world’s finest hotels and travelling business class, naturally.

Scroll through to see what top class tipples you could be tasting as part of this worldwide drinking extravaganza…

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