Paul Tumpowsky

New York, NY, USA

Founder and CEO of Skylark, a luxury travel company that combines intuitive technology with expert travel advisors. This platform marries the ease of online booking with white-glove service and support from expert travel agents. For the last 8 years, Paul has devoted himself to making sure Skylark’s clients get not only the best service and booking experience, but also the best value.

With decades of firsthand travel experience and insider connections, Paul is recognized as one of the leading authorities in the global air travel market. His relationships with the global airlines and the largest private jet ownership networks allows him to ensure his clients are always well taken care of.

Paul is Member of the Travel+Leisure A-List (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023), Travel+Leisure Travel Advisory Board (2020, 2021, 2022, 2023), Travel+Leisure Global Vision Awards (2022, 2023) and Conde Nast Traveler Top Travel Specialist (2020, 2021, 2022, 2023).

Favorite Memory

Visiting Passalacqua with my wife and enjoying a sunset negroni with owners Valentina De Santis and her father Paolo De Santis, … oh and the breakfast was unforgettable as well.

Insider Tip

Plan a little in advance, but leave room for serendipitous moments!

Next Dream Trip?

FORESTIS! Skylark sends clients there almost every week of the year and they always come back with raving reviews.

Cannot travel without...

My noise canceling headphones. Even when nothing is playing, they act as my personal ‘do not disturb’ sign.