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This leisurely cycling tour will meander through a beautiful land of vineyards, olive groves and stunning scenery with medieval villages in the distance shaping the landscape and mesmerising you to another time. This tour combines your cycling passion with an authentic experience of the Tuscany highlights.
If you would like to explore ancient Greece and enjoy the food and wine of the Peloponnese peninsula this small group package may well be for you. With the curious theme of ethonobotany (the use of plants as medicine and food) combined with wine and well being you are sure to not only experience the best of Greece but also learn a great deal too.
If you've been to Tuscany before (or perhaps not) and you are looking for something a bit more than the typical tourists villages and experiences, this is a short stay designed for you. Get under the radar and explore some of the lesser known but still fascinating aspects of this famous region.
There's never been an easier or more cost effective way to see both the Loire Valley and Champagne regions, than this package featuring 'join-in' day tours. See the highlights of each area, topped off with wine tastings at chateaux and estates, Champagne lunches and plenty more.
A great way to see two wine regions of France in a cost effective manor. This package features 'join in' tours to keep the costs down but still allows you to see and taste the best of Burgundy and Champagne.
Food and wine lovers, you've found the perfect week long private tour of Sicily. Travel west to east and take in all the this delicious island has to offer. Wines and food from ancient times through to today.
Learn how to prepare and cook authentic French cuisine in this 5-day cooking class in the charming region of Loire Valley. Experience hands-on cooking demonstrations, learn seasoning techniques and enjoy delicious food and wine in this gastronomic experience.
This is a perfect introduction to the wines of Sicily. Spend six days privately touring east to west, meeting winemakers and visiting the ancient sites which make this island such a fascinating destination.
This is the perfect short stay in Lisbon for food and wine lovers. See the and taste the best of the city but also experience the ancient city of Evora for its history, culture and the surrounding wine region on this private tour.
Cant decide which wine region in South America? What if you combined four countries into one tour? See the best Chile, Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil have to offer in under two weeks of private wine touring.
A week of private touring, visiting Chile's premium wineries. This is a high-end luxury tour for the serious wine lover
Armenia is one of the oldest wine producers in the world. Come to enjoy this country and learn about its wine AND its fascinating ancient history on this private week-long tour.
Get out of Prague and see the beauty of Czechoslovakia with this private three day trip to the Moravia wine region. Castles, vineyards, ancient cellars and authentic cuisine await you.
This private seven day tour offers a rare opportunity to directly visit some great Loire Valley vineyards, and meet the people behind them. The area is rich in gastronomy, history and culture which form a perfect backdrop for a week of wine.
This private five day trip offers enchanting days discovering some of France's most wonderful châteaux along with authentic winery visits and gourmet experiences.
Discover western France, from the famous Loire Valley castles to the iconic Mont Saint Michel and Normandy D-Day landing beaches. This is a week-long private tour, with gorgeous boutique accommodation and authentic experiences throughout.
Stay in a private Domaine, central to the famous Burgundy wine region. While you're there enjoy private local touring to explore the region's rich history, culture and of course taste their world renown great wines. Take in a number of wine tasting at local vineyards, as well as from your host, Domaine des Morillons. This is a great short stay, authentic in it's offering and away from the tourist traps.
An extraordinary private week-long Athens round trip to the Peloponnese. This tour is focused on authentic gastronomy, excellent wines, visits to sites of world cultural heritage, set in a unique landscape.
Come to the southernmost wine growing areas of Hungary and meet the winemakers of the local estates. Here you will discover two areas making mostly red wines - during this premium private five day tour.
Join us on this extraordinary five day private tour to Eger and Tokaj, two of the best known wine regions of Hungary! Meet the winemakers, visit the hundred-years' old cellars and enjoy delightful food. Experience the diversity of Furmint grape, taste late harvest wines, Szamorodni and Tokaji Aszú
Join this fun-filled culinary adventure where you will be based at a gourmet farmhouse, located in the country outside of Bologna. Unwind and enjoy good company in a beautiful atmosphere, and in between cooking classes, visit the best local food artisans and discover how slow food products are made.
Make the charming Franciacorta in the Italian Lakes region your home for a few days. Challenge your senses to new heights as you immerse yourself into spectacular surrounds while your tastebuds get led astray! This villa stay package will have you relaxed and fulfilled in no time.
An unusual nine day group tour that combines the best of Piedmonte in northern Italy and Burgundy in France. This all inclusive wine and food exploration will have you visiting the likes of Barolo, Barbaresco, Alba, Beaune and Burgundy, as well as a short stop in the Lavaux vineyards of Switzerland! Cooking classes, wine tastings and wine dinners as well as truffle hunting are all featured here.
Be sure to consider this tour which includes Umbria, the so called 'green heart' of Italy. Not only do you taste the best of traditional Tuscany but you will venture into neighbouring Umbria to uncover some hidden gems too. This one off group departure is a great way to see and taste some of Italy's finest.
Join this one-off group departure to explore Puglia (the heel of Italy's boot). Eat, drink and cook your way through the sparkling coastal villages. Stay in countryside 'masseria' and villas. It's the perfect way to see this less-visited part of Italy in a cost effective, yet still enjoyable way.
From the steep slopes of Montalcino to the soft hills that run from Bolgheri towards the Mediterranean sea, discover two famous wines, and in so doing embrace the heart of Tuscany and sample the best of its great wines: Nobile, Brunello, Chianti, Vernaccia, Bolgheri and Sassicaia
This is a region to be discovered and enjoyed: rolling, vineyard covered hills, with the white peaks of the Alps as a backdrop; this is the cradle of the slow food' movement, and we meander along the famous Barolo, Barbaresco, and Gavi vineyards. Taste the many regional delicacies: the spicy Bagna Cauda', fine chocolates, an infinite variety of cheeses and of course, the king of this area, the famous white truffle of Alba. The lands of the Langhe and Monferrato, still to a great extent, are unknown to many, and are quite special. Here you will experience great food, excellent wines and you will stay in many unique accommodations.
Life is too short not to eat, drink and be merry. Enjoy a largely undiscovered corner of Italy, and all the while be immersed in authentic Adriatic charm. Food and wine abound.
Come to Puglia, in the heel of the Italian boot, where life is still beautifully simple, the waters crystal clear and the food offering unrivalled.
Venture to Portugal for five days that will blow the mind of any serious food and wine lover. This private tour takes in port tastings, wine matched meals, visits to leading Quintas (wineries) and shows off the ancient city of Oporto and the UNESCO listed Douro Valley.
A lovely week long introductory tour of Portugal, linking south with north by train. This divinely tasty package features some of the country's famous foods and wines, as well as historic sites and plenty of free time. Small group departure. Ideal for first time travellers to Portugal.
Stay three short days in Valencia and see just how much you can experience! Wine, paella, tapas, cooking, beach , nature and a Michelin starred restaurant!
A snapshot three day immersion into Tempranillo in Ribera del Duero and Toro. If you're a lover of big reds, this premium, private wine tour is perfect for you.
Nowhere else in the world can you experience a wine and precious gemstone tour in the same region! This is an extraordinary combination of fine interests, on this three day guided tour.
In this tucked away corner of Uruguay is the home of the world's 'Best Tannat'. It's also know at the 'Painted Birds Region'. If you're a lover of red wines and are looking for something a bit different, take a closer look at this four day private tour.
This private five day tour combines the best of beaches and wines. Departing from Montevideo and finishing in Punta del Este you can enjoy a relax paced exploration of southern Uruguay.
Based in Montevideo, this four day private wine tour assists you to discover the country's capital and neighbouring wine regions.
Looking for a wine-themed side trip from Buenos Aries? Problem solved! This four day private wine and food escape is just what you're looking for.
Join this small group food and wine adventure, from Australia. Explore the culinary delights of three countries, culminating in spending three days with celebrity chef Jacques Reymond in Burgundy.
Leading the New World (and some would say the Old World) in wine tourism, South Africa is next level! Combine this week long food and wine exploration of the Cape Winelands with a safari, cruise or any other reason you find to visit South Africa. Dining at world renown restaurants, this private tour combines magnificent scenery with wines lauded on international markets. Explore the scene that's got wine lovers talking.
Luxurious circle trip to the north, from Madrid into the Ribera del Duero wine region, as well as Salamanca and Segovia. This is a private tour for two or more people for five nights which shows off the historical side of Spain (think cathedrals, abbeys and aqueducts), together with a food-fest of meals highlighted with wines of the region. Staying in famed castles, convents and boutique hotels, and eating in Spain's best restaurants.
Six days private high end touring, taking in the best of the north. Featuring visits to Bilbao, Rioja, San Sebastian, Burgos & Valladolid to explore premium level wineries, pintxos bars and Michelin starred restaurants. The all-inclusive visit ticks all the boxes for the sophisticated traveller.
The title says it all - whatever there is to taste, see and do in Moldova, it will be included in this eight day private tour. From traditional cuisine masterclasses, to caviar and cognac, markets, museums and wineries to wine tastings. Nothing is overlooked in this perfectly planned adventure for your tastebuds.
Sign up for this private five day itinerary featuring amazing culinary and wine experiences of one Europe's undiscovered countries. Offering exceptional value and presenting you with a tasting adventure that the truest of true foodies are searching for!
Privately tour the leading wineries of Moldova. Staying in wine resorts and boutique hotels, this five day package will open your eyes to an emerging wine tourism country, and impress your taste buds like no other destination.
Consider a visit to one of the oldest wine producing countries in the world. If you have exhausted the traditional options for wine tourism, or would just like to see a lesser known part of the world, why not visit Amenia. Enjoy a value-plus destination on a private basis, staying in five star comfort. Visit at the right time of the year and you can also incorporate The Yerevan Wine Days Festival.
Stay five days in Spain's most famous of wine regions, on this private package. There's not only a strong focus on wine here, but also on food, particularly in this package. Of course you will visit leading wineries, but you will also dine in Michelin starred venues, leading regional restaurants and local gems. Picnic in vineyards, visit famous monuments and the Museum of Wine Culture while you get to know the rich environment that is La Rioja.
India is synonymous with spices & curry' but its cuisines are as varied as its people. This private tour will see you visiting different cities in India, tasting authentic local delicacies from street food to the food of royalty. Learn about various cuisines, the art of cooking them and enjoy them with locals. Additionally you visit the Wine Capital of India', Nashik to take a tour of vineyard & enjoy wine tasting. All combined cleverly with the sights of each region, including the Taj Mahal.
Immerse yourself for a week long cooking experience of Tuscan cuisine. Explore the best if region's hilltop towns and medieval villages, from the base of your charming villa.
Santorini is maybe the only place on earth that you feel that you have stepped into a postcard. Learn all about the celebrated wines of Santorini, their history and evolution and the unique microclimate of this ancient, volcanic island. Spend a week living the perfect Greek lifestyle on this famed island.
Wine tourism is emerging in India. For those who look for new wine regions and want to stay ahead of the curve, consider a visit to a truly colourful nation where you can combine wine, food and ancient history. India is a vibrant and fascinating country, with a growing wine industry and accompanying tourism offering.
Privately hosted seven day package with two night stays in Genoa, Cinque Terre area and Sestri Levante. A perfect introduction to the Italian Riviera.
This tour is for travellers who have the time to truly indulge in this wonderful region. Indulging in Tuscany for 14 days gives you the opportunity to connect with the region in a special way. Whilst not touring you will have the opportunity to relax by the pool and also learn how to cook traditional Tuscan dishes by one of our local chefs.
This Best of Tuscany seven day tour takes you to the region's most renowned locations allowing you to experience some of the many treasures this wonderful region has to offer; from the tour locations, sumptuous regional food and wine, whilst connecting you with the locals.
If time is on your side and you are looking for a new wine country to explore, consider Uruguay. This twelve day private tour will introduce (and seduce) you to their stunning wine regions and wines.
A memorable week visiting iconic sights and immersing yourself in the Tuscan cuisine and gourmet cooking classes. This is a balance between the ultimate culinary experience and the best Tuscany has to offer.
Discover the delicious and indulgent Croatian cuisine from the hearty flavours of Zagreb to the Istrian peninsula. From the hilltop Medieval villages and the Motovun forest with its heavenly truffles, to Dalmatia with its tasty seafood! This is a true Croatia food and wine discovery, ideal for couples and groups of friends with a passion for good food.
Experience the delightful Croatian cuisine, from Zagreb and Vara~din, to picturesque Rovinj with its famous truffles. Visit the culinary centres of Split and Dubrovnik and the stunning islands of Hvar and Korcula, tasting their delicious seafood. This is the perfect trip for couples and friends with a love for gourmet cuisine.
This is a gourmet tour of Dalmatia, along the coast of Croatia which is renowned for its Mediterranean-style diet, rich in seafood and served with organic ingredients. Taste the local specialties, such as paaticada' or octopus prepared under peka', or seafood on buzara' washed down with the local rakija' wine. If you have a love of Mediterranean cuisine this is for you.
An eight day private food and wine tour of Istria & Kvarner. Designed for the serious food and wine traveller.
This private tour is specially created for wine lovers and foodies, providing an in-depth wine and slow-food experience focusing on Croatia's Dalmatian coast with a little exploration of Bosnia and Montenegro. It includes visits to highly regarded vineyards, as well as smaller family run producers and is complemented throughout with meals focussed on local cuisine and rich traditional recipes.
This small group, single departure harvest tour is a one of a kind opportunity to sit down and talk with the generous and hospitable owners, winemakers and local producers in their cellars, houses, restaurants, shops and mills. A special invitation into peoples' place of work & passion that focuses on the history, wine making traditions and culinary magic of these countries.
The Grand Tour is a bit like the "best of" old Yugoslavia in 15 days. This small group tour of Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia and a touch of Montenegro has the obvious tourist 'hits' like Dubrovnik, Split and Lake Bled. But there is always a good selection of places that are left off many other tours but quite deserving in their own right. The amazing countryside and mountain villages in Bosnia, the wine and food of Slovenia or the crooked alleyways in Rovinj usually end up on guests' favorites places of the tour.
This privately hosted seven day tour showcases the best food, wine and culinary traditions that this tiny, yet diverse country has to offer. See and taste Croatia with the locals who personally take the time to share their heritage with you. This is a uniquely formulated tour for those who are committed to understand a country through is food and wine .
Experience, taste and discover the wine and culinary traditions from Budapest Hungary to Ljubljana Slovenia. We invite you to join us on a fabulous journey which we are organizing with Taste Hungary, our trusted partner in Budapest. This is 11 day private tour starts in Hungary (we'll spend time in Budapest, Eger, and Tokaj), and then heads to Slovenia. Along the way we will experience a variety of terroirs, taste dozens of different wines (many of which are not available outside of Europe), experience an array of flavors, and meet the hospitable and passionate people who make all of this happen.
For something completely different, experience five days of complete sensory immersion during this exclusive wine and dine tour in Southern Bulgaria. For the wine tourist who thinks they've seen it all, or the novice looking for a great value wine destination.
On this holiday you will eat fabulously well with pretty scenery and fascinating walking to boost your appetite each day too!
For lovers of fine food and wine New Zealand is a gourmet paradise. With skilled makers and a bounty of local produce, you will find tempting edibles and world-class wine wherever you go.
A stunning and luxury-level introduction to the Chile's capital and the surrounding wine regions. with a special addition of three days to Buenos Aires. All private touring and tastings with your own guide in Chile and small group experiences in Argentina. It doesn't get much better than this.
Home to some of the best boutique wineries in the country is the Western Thrace region - one of the most famous wine regions in Bulgaria. Combine your stay with traditional foods and warm hospitality for a truly unique wine touring experience.
A beautiful six night package, one departure only for a small group of very lucky people. Three nights in a chateau, and three nights in a manor house intermingled with short walks, sassy little cooking classes and a classic wines of the region. Can anything be better?
This is a guided easy walking tour to enjoy the treasures of winter in rural France. It's an ideal way to become acquainted with the mysterious and gastronomically fantastic fungus as perhaps you never have before.
Looking for something a bit different? Try this - spend a few days in the typically French Provençal landscape, complete with luxury accommodation, cooking, wine-tasting and cycling by E-Bike. It's a short stay that will give you a lovely taste of the countryside and easily fit in with your existing plans.
Spend seven days with likeminded walkers on this guided food and wine tour. Walk your way through picturesque mountain vistas, winding rivers and fascinating history, then combine it with quality regional cuisine and wines. The perfectly balanced holiday!
Stay six days in a centrally located boutique hotel in Thessaloniki, and prepare to taste the best of Greece. Cooking classes, food walking tours and a wine tour to nearby Veria are highlights of your stay. Combined UNESCO sites and ancient ruins, this is a visit showcases everything the Greeks want you to experience of their food, wine and heritage.
Your life is not complete until you have spent time in Mykonos. It's an island of contrasts but one you will love. This week long package is designed to immerse you into the island way of life. Not the flashy one you see on TV, but the 'behind the scenes' real Mykonos, the way the locals know and live it.
Explore the city of Athens from a foodie's point of view. Get lost in the historically rich streets of the capital of Greece eating, tasting, drinking and cooking.
Indulge the senses and immerse the soul, with a weeklong stay on the island of Crete. Enjoy three authentic cooking classes, and visits to local artisan producers of wine, oils, cheese & bread; all the while living as a local in a Cretan cottage on the island.
This is a super economical way to do food and wine in Sicily! Join a small group and enjoy the company of like minded travellers as you taste you way through a week of Sicily's most delicious foods & wines.
This is an eleven day private wine tour, which not only focusses on the best wineries in Sicily but also highlights the cultural heritage of the island. Staying in five star properties throughout, your private driver/guide will share his local knowledge and introduces you to local wine makers and food artisans.
This private, luxury wine tour is for those who have a keen interest in all that tastes fabulous. Spend ten days on the islands of Sicily and Salina in pursuit of the unique wines of each. From Etna Rosso to Malvasia della Lipari, cooking classes and Modica chocolate this is a beautiful exploration of Italy's southern gems.
The most perfect of weeks for wine lovers. Immerse yourself in Tuscany's Montepulciano region and get to know their famous reds. This private tour sees you staying in one location for the duration and making a series of day trips to surrounding villages and wineries. Ideal for those wanting to taste and learn on location!
Celebrate all that is Tuscany in this delightful private short stay. Visit local artisans and producers, learn the classic recipes of the region and immerse yourself into the local way of life. A perfect package for those keen to learn more about the tastes of Tuscany and gain an authentic experience.
Uncover the lesser known, yet still wonderful, wine producers of Tuscany. This one off small group tour will see you departing from Florence and making your way leisurely through the vineyards to Rome. Taking in hilltop villages and ancient towns, highlighted by wine tastings and artisan visits along the way.
This is the perfect way to see Sicily. It's a wonderful blend of self drive independence and hosted, private touring in each city.
Satisfy your culinary cravings with delicious truffle infused cuisine, paired with the finest Barolo and Barbaresco wines in an idyllic setting, amidst rolling plains, mountainous green hills and the Alps.
A comprehensive week-long package in the region of Perugia, highlighted with regional wines and cuisine. This is a private tour, operating from a single location so there is a home base from which you will explore the local region. This is Italy's Green Heart!
This private tour is an amazing premium six day food and wine experience covering the best of Rioja and the Basque Country, one of the leading culinary destinations in Europe.
The packages you see on this website are just an idea of what is possible. Everything is completely customisable. Simply get in touch and tell us what you would like to change.