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Our Picks for Culinary Adventurers

Are you a connoisseur of fine food and world-class wine? Some travelers might plan meals around their destination, but for you, the meal is the destination. You genuinely believe that to truly experience a country, one must experience the cuisine. From savoring flavorful wines in France to indulging in the essential spices of India, a new taste and full stomach ensure your vacation is a success. Gourmets, oenophiles, and lovers of life’s finer things will relish this quintessential collection of our favorite culinary adventures.  

First Class

Wonders of Italy

11 Days from $2,633

Be welcomed by the Lenzi family at Fattoria di Petroio in the Tuscan countryside and immerse yourself into the processes of Italian winemaking.

Christ The Redeemer, Rio

Classic South America

12 Days from $6,595

Dine at the Michelin-starred Mee Restaurant in Rio de Janeiro, where Executive Chef Kazuo Harada will take you on a journey of the most sophisticated Pan-Asian cuisine. 

Cooking Demonstration

The Sumptuous Soul of America

14 Days from $5,648

Enjoy a highlight dinner at Gibson's Bar and Steakhouse, a classic Chicago-style chophouse. Visit the New Orleans School of Cooking for a Creole cooking demonstration.


Easy Pace Italy

10 Days from $3,105

Visit the il Poggio organic farm for a guided walk and learn about the production of their olive oil and wines, followed by an unforgettable farm-to-table dinner.


Discover East Africa

12 Days from $4,799

Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime picnic on the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater. The '8th Wonder of the World,' Ngorongoro has remained virtually unchanged since the dawn of time.

First Class

Rome and Tuscan Highlights

9 Days from $2,246

Browse authentic markets, sample local delicacies, and enjoy a cooking demonstration followed by a delicious lunch with local wines overlooking the Tuscan hills. 

First Class

London Explorer

8 Days from $2,295

Peruse the buzzing stalls of Borough Market. Mingle with the shopping locals and embrace your inner foodie by indulging in the flavors of the best of British fare.

First Class

Irish Experience

11 Days from $2,318

Join an Irish seafood chef to forage along Wild Atlantic Way for the freshest ingredients that will be used in your unique lunch on the Cliffs of Moher.

First Class

Paris Explorer

8 Days from $2,363

Meet a Parisian chef for an unforgettable cooking demonstration and gourmet lunch, and enjoy dinner in an iconic restaurant dating back to 1686.

River Royale cruising through Blaye
Boutique River Cruises

Brilliant Bordeaux

8 Days from $2,799

Taste storied Médoc vintages, visit the cellars of Premier Grand Cru in Saint-Émilion, and enjoy a wine-pairing lunch at Château de Cazeneuv.


Normandy, Brittany and the Loire Valley

8 Days from $2,516

Savor a sumptuous dinner with creative cuisine, seasonal ingredients and local wines and enjoy a farm-to-table champagne dinner at an authentic chateau.


Country Roads of Croatia

14 Days from $3,326

Meet a local oyster farmer to learn about the cultivation and harvest of oysters, then enjoy a delicious Farm-to-Table shellfish tasting with a glass of wine.

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