Wine Vacations – Upcoming Trips!
2018 Explore the Wine Villages of the Rhône Valley
Monday, June 11th to Monday, June 18th 2018
The Rhône Valley consists of two very distinct areas - the steep northern slopes that hug the river, and the southern expanse of wind-swept rocky plains. The cultural divide between the two parts of the region is as vast as the character of their wines. We'll explore it all on our seven-day adventure!
2017 From Alsace to the Haut-Savoie
Monday, June 5 to Monday, June 12, 2017
Experience the serene beauty and unique culture of Alsace—at the very edge of eastern France tucked between the Vosges Mountains and the sparkling River Rhine—where winemaking history dates back to the Romans.
2016 The Chateaux & Vineyards of the Loire Valley
Sunday, June 5 to Sunday, June 12, 2016
Experience the Garden of France- a quick trip from Paris, yet a world away! The stunningly beautiful Loire Valley boasts a history as fantastic as the chateaux to be found in the region. Savor the beauty, the history, and the world-class wines.
2015 Exploring the Roman Trail through Provence
Monday, June 1 to Sunday, June 7, 2015
Follow the trail of Roman civilization at its height of glory in ancient Provence...from the lush vineyards of the Cotes de Provence to the stark beauty of the Languedoc, through the ancient city of Arles to the majestic Roman monuments of Nimes, this trip is full of adventures. We will relax in the style of old Provence while exploring its most ancient secrets and enjoying its most prized of modern offering of refreshing wine and mouthwatering cuisine.
2014 Insider’s Tour of Cape Town & the Winelands South Africa
Sunday, September 28 to Sunday, October 5, 2014
Discover the unequaled beauty and legendary hospitality of the Western Cape, home to the winelands of South Africa and the cosmopolitan Mother City, Cape Town. Our trip will take us from lush vineyards to sweeping coastlines; we’ll be the privileged guests in private homes and we’ll visit unique public markets where we’ll enjoy culinary delights both modern and traditional. This will be an unforgettable trip, with plenty of time to relax and enjoy the surroundings.
2014 Wine-Lovers Tour of Burgundy, France
Monday, June 2 to Sunday June 8, 2014
Discover the hidden treasures among the vineyards! So much more than just wine, Burgundy is a land of beauty, steeped in history and tradition. Our trip will take us from vineyards to caves, from medieval villages to one of the oldest monasteries in France. There will also be plenty of time to relax and enjoy the vibrant walled city of Beaune, the heart of the Burgundy wine trade.
2013 Wine and Food Adventure to Tuscany
Monday, May 26 to Sunday June 1, 2013
Soak up the sultry beauty of southern Tuscany, where the sun-drenched hills covered with vineyards and olive trees create a patchwork of colors between the charming medieval hilltop villages.
2013 Bordeaux and The Dordogne River Valley
Monday, May 13 to Sunday May 19, 2013
Experience the beauty of the Dordogne River Valley- from the famous wine village of St. Emilion to the fantastic prehistoric and medieval sites of the Perigord Noir. The stunningly beautiful Dordogne River Valley boasts a history as old as civilization and as fascinating as the 100-Year's War and the Knights Templar. Savor the beauty, the history, and the world-class wines. Our trip will consist of a private visit and family meal at a beautiful wine estate near St. Emilion, followed by visits to the most impressive prehistoric caves, medieval castles, and ancient villages in the area.
2012 The Castles and Vineyards of the Loire Valley
Monday, May 21 to Sunday May 27, 2012
Experience the Garden of France- a quick trip to Paris, yet a world away! The stunningly beautiful Loire Valley boasts a history as fantastic as the chateaux to be found in the region. Savor the beauty, the history, and the world-class wines. Our trip will consist of private visits with winemakers representing the best that the Loire Valley has to offer, interspersed with visits to the most beautiful castles in the region.
2012 Wine Trail Adventure in Northern Spain
Saturday, May 5 to Friday May 11, 2012
Experience the rural serenity of northern Spain while exploring the unique and historic wine regions of Ribera del Duero and Rioja, the grandeuv of ancient Roman ruins and the delicious traditional cuisine of the area.
2011 Wine and Food Adventure to Provence
Sunday, May 15 to Sunday May 22, 2011
Savor the sultry scenery and scents of the south of France, bask in the history and beauty of the Medieval towns and cities, experience the vibrant local markets and people that keep them alive.