How Much It Costs to Vacation Like the Stars on ‘I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here’

Anthony McPartlin (L) and Declan Donnelly and the cast of "I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Off Here!' win the award for Best Entertainment Program at the 21st National Television Awards at The O2 Arena on January 20, 2016 in London, England.
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If you watch a lot of reality television, you might wonder how much it costs to take vacations like the one you see the stars enjoy. For example, how much would it cost for a more glamorous version of the Australian jungle trip taken by the stars of the reality show I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here?

Luxury vacation provider eShores calculated how much it would cost to take a luxury version of the jungle trip seen on I’m a Celebrity. Here’s how much a fancy jungle experience would cost per person for a three-week long trip with all travel, accommodation, activities, food and drink included.

How much it costs to vacation like the I’m a Celebrity stars

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  • Total cost per person: $16,762.95
  • Cost per person per day: $598.67

Vacation provider eShores included camping in the Gold Coast jungle in their calculations. For their example they also used better accommodations than the ones used by cast members on I’m a Celebrity. For their illustration, they base figures on a three-week stay at the Palazzo Versace Hotel. This is the hotel that hosts evicted cast members and their families.

Here’s the breakdown of expenses per person:

  • Accommodations: $8,135.98
  • Travel: $6,508.79
  • Activities: $1,504.84
  • Food and drink: $613.33
  • Three-week stay at the Palazzo Versace Hotel: $5,632.60
  • First-class return flights: $6,258.45
  • Skydiving: $622.09

Who was the winner of I’m a Celebrity 2018?

(L-R) Larry Lamb, Carol Vorderman, Anthony McPartlin, Scarlett Moffatt, Declan Donnelly, Martin Roberts, Sam Quek and Ola Jordan pose in the winners room with the award for Best Challenge Show for I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here, at the National Television Awards at The O2 Arena on January 25, 2017 in London, England.
I’m a Celebrity cast | Anthony Harvey/Getty Images

Harry Redknapp is the latest winner of I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here. Redknapp beat finalists Emily Atack and John Barrowman. He was crowned “king of the jungle” in front of more than 11 million viewers. “My grandkids will be jumping around the living room now. They’ll be so excited,” he said after receiving his crown.

Reknapp was a favorite among the fans, so it’s no surprise he won the title. “He was the favorite all the way though,” TV critic Emma Bullimore told BBC Radio 5 Live. “With all of his little idiosyncrasies and little catchphrases, he was absolutely brilliant entertainment value and a very worthy winner. There was no game plan, there was no pretense, he was just himself. He came across as such a genuinely nice man.”

Who is Harry Redknapp?

Harry Redknapp, Manager of Birmingham City looks on after the Carabao Cup Second Round match between Birmingham City and AFC Bournemouth at St Andrews (stadium) on August 22, 2017 in Birmingham, England.
Harry Redknapp | Harry Trump/Getty Images

The reality TV show winner is a former soccer manager who was head of Premier League clubs such as Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham, reports BBC.

What’s next for Harry Redknapp

Many celebrities who appear on the show enjoy plenty of television offers afterward. PR expert Mark Borkowski says many opportunities are likely available to Redknapp if he decides to accept them, reports BBC. “Harry Redknapp can do anything he wants now,” he told PA. “There will be calls coming in for openings, appearances. They’ll be thinking ‘What is the next appearance on TV? What is the next opportunity?’ It’s left now to the agents to try and keep away the bad publicity and keep things going positively.”

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