Kim Kardashian gave fans a preview of her private island’s birthday celebrations.
Photos Kim posted on Tuesday only give a glimpse of the elaborate 40th anniversary festivities, which included a candlelight dinner with loved ones.
In the long caption, Kim shed light on some of the precautions she had everyone take to safely celebrate her big day, which included a two-week quarantine before the party.
Happy Birthday Kim! Kim Kardashian gave fans a preview of her private island’s birthday celebrations on Tuesday
’40 and feel so humbled and blessed. There isn’t a single day that I take for granted, especially in these times when we all remember the things that really matter, ” she wrote.
“ On my birthday this year, I couldn’t think of a better way to spend it than with some of the people who have helped me become the woman I am today. Before COVID, I don’t think any of us really appreciated how simple a luxury it was to be able to travel and be with family and friends in a safe environment.
“ After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine themselves, I surprised my closest entourage with a trip to a private island where we could pretend things were just normal. for a brief moment. We danced, biked, swam near whales, kayaked, watched a movie on the beach and so much more.
“ I realize that for most people this is something that is so out of reach right now, so in times like these I humbly remember how privileged my life is. # thisis40. ‘
Birthday girl: All eyes were on Kim and her glittering gold mini dress
Nearest and dearest: Kendall Jenner, Tristan Thompson, Kris Jenner and Corey Gamble were among the familiar faces in attendance
In the photos, Kim rang the big 4-0 wearing a glittering gold mini dress and matching strappy heels, which she occasionally tossed to go barefoot.
Khloe Kardasian, Kourtney, Rob Kardashian, Kendall Jenner, mom Kris Jenner and Corey Gamble were among the familiar faces partying with Kim.
Even Tristan Thompson and Scott Disick scored an invitation.
Aww: Scott Disick kissed his son Mason Disick during dinner
Here’s to Kim! The reality TV star lifted a tropical drink while descending a staircase
Guests gathered at a candlelit table and feasted on Kim’s pink and blue birthday cake, topped with Barbie.
Tropical drinks were flowing, and Kim happily lifted one up as she descended a staircase.
Friends and family posed with the birthday girl next to a background of festive paper lanterns.
Make a wish: Guests feasted on a pink and blue birthday cake topped with Barbie
Strike a pose! La La Anthony co-starred with the birthday girl
Kim really spared no expense to celebrate her milestone birthday with her loved ones.
According to TMZ, guests were treated to their own beach villas and a week of fun in the sun.
Kim invited 40 of her closest friends and family to the one-off party, and while husband Kanye West was unable to attend on his birthday due to an appearance on the Joe Rogan podcast, he was present on the last days of his trip, according to E !.
Say cheese: family friend Fai Khadra was among the lucky few present
Staying Safe: In the long legend, Kim highlighted some of the precautions she had everyone take to safely celebrate her big day, which included a two-week quarantine before the party
Island girl! Kim spared no expense to celebrate her 40th birthday on a private island with friends and family last week
La La Anthony, Devon Booker, Tristan Thompson and Mason Disick were among the lucky few to witness the lavish festivities, TMZ adds.
With her birthday taking place in the midst of a pandemic, Kim specifically chose the destination because she had not had any cases of coronavirus.
As an added precaution, she quarantined all of her guests for two weeks and underwent several COVID-19 tests before the party.
Guests flew to the island aboard a Boeing 777 and enjoyed a week full of beach activities, including snorkeling, whale watching, swimming in the lagoons and even a private screening of the 2012 comedy This Is 40 on the water.
Beach babe: Kendall enjoyed a fruity drink as she relaxed in the shade
To make a sensation! Kim showed off her beautiful surroundings on Instagram
“ She chartered the Crystal Luxury Jet to fly everyone privately and they left Los Angeles early Tuesday morning, the day before her birthday, ” a source told E !.
That’s not all, customers are treated to a plethora of swag including Skims pajamas, KKW Beauty products, and even GoPro’s.
Celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Cher, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen also sent Kim their love in a sweet tribute video.
“They had a slideshow of her life and nightly parties,” a source told E !. “ During the day they went on boat rides, snorkeled, walked the beach and tanned by the pool. It was an epic and memorable week that no one will forget.
Take Precautions: With her birthday being in the middle of a pandemic, Kim specifically selected the destination because she had no known coronavirus cases