“I will personally only undertake a super-long-haul if I am in the front of the plane where it is possible to stretch and walk about,” said George Morgan-Grenville, the founder and CEO of luxury travel company Red Savannah.
Experts agree that multigenerational travel also plays a big role in the rise in private tours. George Morgan-Grenville, CEO of U.K.-based Red Savannah, said older couples who traditionally began traveling in groups after their kids went to college are now being influenced by their kids and grandkids, "who are saying, 'Wait. Don't go off on one of those dreadful group tours. Wait for the school holidays, and we'll go with you.'"