Buying a luxury timepiece should be an experience of a lifetime, right!? The experience should be thrilling and whimsical, with a sense of mystery and wonder. The experience of buying a Jacob & Co timepiece just got more interesting – Astronomia Everest watch by Jacob & Co buyer will experience the travel adventure of a lifetime at Mount Everest.The Astronomia Everest (US $884,000) is designed in partnership with Swedish explorer and environmentalist, Johan Ernst tells the story of Nilson’s top adventures and brings attention to the environmental issues affecting the planet. Jacob & Co. will donate 10% (US $90,000) to environment-based charities such as the Prince Albert Foundation in Monaco, Wild (which is Leonardo DiCaprio’s charity) among others of the buyer's choosing as part of this unique experience.
That’s not the only thing: The buyer will have the unique opportunity to fly in a helicopter with Johan Ernst through the Everest icefall to see the blue glaciers and the area from where the watch is inspired from; it will be an amazing week in the Himalayas and a true adventure with Johan.