A great way to get to know a country is through its food and wine – the smells, tastes and eating experience can linger long after the trip ends. In fact, we think that experiencing a country’s cuisine and relationship with its local produce is the best way to really understand it and have designed a series of food and wine holidays that bring eating and drinking to the fore.
Whether it’s uncovering the secrets of French cookery, tasting the best that Italy has to offer or getting to grips with Japan’s kaiseiki cuisine, appreciating an Argentine asado or a Peruvian ceviche, we can guide you to the best restaurants, local hotspots and must-try hole-in-the-wall joints. We know the vineyards to travel to in South Africa, California, Australia and Chile and can make recommendations for places to stay all around the world that are geared up to great eating and drinking.
What’s more, our specialists can advise you on how and where to get involved with food and wine experiences, be it a cookery class with a local, chance to forage or visit a food market with a top chef, go wine tasting with a leading sommelier or blend your own vintage. There are even some handpicked, exclusive opportunities open to just a handful of fortunate clients.
For more inspiration talk to our team of specialists about the smorgasbord of tailor-made food and wine holidays available and the finest ingredients for your luxury holiday.
From £6,150 per person
Travel to: Mexico City & Around, Southern Mexico
From £3,500 per person
Travel to: Northern Morocco
From £4,000 per person
Travel to: Argentinian Lake District, Argentinian Patagonia, Buenos Aires & the Pampas, Northeast Argentina
Argentina, Peru, Chile
From £9,950 per person
Travel to: Buenos Aires & the Pampas, Cordoba, Mendoza & Winelands, Lima & The Desert Coast
From £4,300 per person
Travel to: Florence and Tuscany, Milan, Italian Lakes & Northern Italy, Naples, Amalfi Coast & Capri, Rome, Umbria & Central Italy
From £8,600 per person
Travel to: Japanese Alps & Northern Honshu, Kyoto, Southern Honshu & Kyushu, Tokyo & Around
From £11,700 per person
Travel to: South Australia
From £4,200 per person
Travel to: California
From £7,050 per person
Travel to: Bahia, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo & Southern Brazil
From £2,050 per person
Travel to: Dalmatian Coast & Islands, Istria & Gulf of Kvarner
From £10,200 per person
Travel to: Auckland, Bay of Islands & Northland, Christchurch, Kaikoura & Canterbury District, Coromandel & Waikato, Hawkes Bay
Travel to: Cape Town & Around, Garden Route & Little Karoo, Winelands
From £3,400 per person
Travel to: Central Vietnam, Hanoi, Halong Bay & Northern Vietnam, Saigon & Mekong Delta
From £4,750 per person
Travel to: Colombo & Western Sri Lanka, Southern & Southwest Coast, Sri Lanka's Hill Country
From £1,850 per person
Travel to: Kerala & Karnataka
Malaysia and Singapore
From £2,800 per person
Travel to: Malaysian Islands, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore
New York State
From £2,250 per person
Travel to: New York
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