2015 Luxury Holiday Gift Guide Includes Once-in-a-Lifetime Gifts

Here are the presents that the "one percent" will open under the Christmas tree.

— -- You don't have to spend any money to show someone you're thinking about them during the holidays. But if you have cash to spare, here are some ways to get rid of it quickly and with a lot of flair.

Here are some luxurious gifts for everyone on the top one percent of your list:

1. Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences

Gifts that come in a box can be so "last year." Exclusive experiences can be some of the best gifts for the "person who has everything." Through San Francisco-based company IfOnly, you can purchase a rare experiences or keepsakes, each benefiting a charity or cause. Pay $5,000 a person to be a "Chef for a Day" during an apprenticeship under chef Alice Waters at her legendary Chez Panisse restaurant in Berkeley, California. Then, enjoy dinner for two at the restaurant. That experience benefits The Edible Schoolyard Project.

2. No Holds Barred Gifts for Kids

3. Fashion Lovers

4. For the Musician at Heart

With the sale of each Texas Guitar, Neiman Marcus will donate $5,000 to The Heart of Neiman Marcus Foundation.

5. Someone With Major Wanderlust

"For 12 days, you and a guest will travel in private planes and vintage cars to the finest hotels, restaurants, and experiences (guided historic tours, private cricket lessons, a dance lesson on a private Bollywood movie set)," the Neiman Marcus Christmas Book description states. "From legendary Delhi and the Taj Mahal, to artistic Jaipur, romantic Udaipur, and finally Mumbai, you'll explore this fascinating country in luxurious style."

In Mumbai, the trip includes a three-night stay at the Taj Mahal Hotel in a Grand Luxury Suite, a Bollywood movie experience including private dance lessons, costumes, hair and makeup and "a private dinner with a Bollywood star."