2015 Tour Schedule

Small Group European Tours 2015 / 2016

Below is a list of our small group European tours in 2015 and 2016 sorted chronologically. All of our tours are for small groups of 6 – 16 people, they are aimed at experiencing and enjoying the history and culture of the region visited, and they excel in unique gourmet experiences. We would love to have you join us on one of our small group tours!

Small Group European Tours 2015 & 2016

  • Loire Valley France Culinary Tour
    Loire Valley France Culinary Tour
    Join us on a culinary adventure to the Loire Valley France. Experience the local cuisine and the finest wines. Gastronomic dinners are interspersed with excursions into local history and culture.
  • The French & Italian Rivieras and Cinque Terre 2017
    The French & Italian Rivieras and Cinque Terre 2017
    JUN 5 - 18, 2017
    13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS | $7,899
    Beautiful medieval hilltop villages, Pastis on your veranda overlooking the Mediterranean, Chagall’s art in Saint Paul de Vence, the flowers of Provence, the pink and yellow houses of Portofino, Cinque Terre’s striking cliffs, the incredible beauty of the Côte d’Azur.
  • Belgium & Amsterdam
    Belgium & Amsterdam
    JUN 5 -15, 2016
    10 DAYS / 9 NIGHTS | $7,299
    Come join us our small group tour of Belgium and Holland. This tour highlights the local history, culture and cuisine of this region: from the canals of Amsterdam and a scenic boat tour in Ghent to the world’s best beer and chocolate, from Brussels’ Grand Palace to arguably the most beautiful town in the world. Come with us on a truly magical journey to Belgium & Holland!
  • Coastal New England Tour
    Coastal New England Tour
    JUL 10 - 23, 2016
    14 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS | $5,399
    New England tour featuring picturesque coastal towns and villages; a sail and a harbor cruise, the rugged Maine coast, lobster feast on Monhegan Island, Beantown and the Cape, Nantucket Island and the mansions of Newport. Plenty of fresh seafood.
  • Switzerland and Italy’s Northern Lakes 2016
    Switzerland and Italy’s Northern Lakes 2016
    AUG 28 - SEP 10, 2016
    13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS | $7,999
    Idyllic villages tucked in the mountains, stunning vistas, Alps excursion by boat-train-gondola, Swiss fondue and chocolate, boat rides on Maggiore and Como, fascinating history, all the magnificent beauty of Switzerland and Italy's Northern Lakes.
  • Ireland and Scotland 2016
    Ireland and Scotland 2016
    SEP 2 - 17, 2016
    15 DAYS / 14 NIGHTS | $6,999
    Striking green hills dotted with sheep, megalithic Celtic stones, friendly locals speaking Gaelic, small villages with cobblestone streets, cozy “singing” pubs, ancient churches, the Scottish Highlands, picturesque castles, mountains and lochs.
  • Bordeaux, Dordogne & Languedoc, France 2016
    Bordeaux, Dordogne & Languedoc, France 2016
    SEP 7 - 20, 2016
    13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS | $6,999
    This France tour features the best wines and gastronomic cuisine, idyllic hilltop villages, optional balloon ride, underground boat ride, prehistoric cave paintings, historic castles and unspoiled medieval towns with no cars, warm friendly hosts, the art of Toulouse-Lautrec.
  • Tuscany, Umbria & Cinque Terre, Italy 2016
    Tuscany, Umbria & Cinque Terre, Italy 2016
    SEP 11 - 25, 2016
    14 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS | $7,199
    Magnificent architecture and Renaissance art, Etruscan tombs and Roman ruins, wine villages of Montepulciano, Montalcino, Orvieto, and Chianti, Prosecco "champagne", Pecorino cheese, miracle olive oil, trattorias, panoramic hilltop vistas; A classic tour of Italy.
  • Piedmont, Bologna & Emilia-Romagna
    Piedmont, Bologna & Emilia-Romagna
    SEP 17 - 28, 2016
    11 DAYS / 10 NIGHTS | $6,699
    Discover the best Northern Italy has to offer: culture, scenery, food and wine. Enjoy the scenery of ancient medieval villages, a landscaped dotted with vineyards, and taste the pleasures of the Parma food valley.
  • Back Roads & Wines of Portugal
    Back Roads & Wines of Portugal
    OCT 8 - 22, 2016
    14 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS | $6,799
    Wonderful Portuguese historian as escort, gourmet cooking class, outstanding wines and foods, gorgeous accommodations in villas, historic “Pousadas” and elegant inns, friendly locals, picturesque villages and great historic cities, the real Portugal.
  • Rome, the Amalfi Coast and Sicily Tours
    Rome, the Amalfi Coast and Sicily Tours
    OCT 9 - 22, 2016
    13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS | $7,899
    Breathtaking scenery, the grandeur of Rome, Amalfi's stunning cliffs, the magic of Capri, the awe of Pompeii, Sicily's ancient Greek temples, colorful markets, wonderful wines and foods, spectacular scenery, warm hearted people, beautiful Taormina.
  • Autumn in New England’s Villages
    Autumn in New England’s Villages
    OCT 2 - 15, 2016
    14 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS | $5,899
    Lobsters, clambakes, rocky shores off deep blue Atlantic waters, three and a half centuries of American architecture. From picturesque harbors and mountain peaks to splendid forests and serene lakes, see our brilliant fall colors unequaled in the world.
  • The Treasures of Spain
    The Treasures of Spain
    OCT 24 - NOV 7, 2016
    14 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS | $6,999
    Medieval castles, royal palaces, narrow streets in ancient villages, magnificent cathedrals and mosques, art, history, culture, relaxing on the terrace of your hotel on the Mediterranean, tapas at a sidewalk café in Seville, Flamenco dancers in coastal Nerja.
  • Prague, Kraków  & Budapest
    Prague, Kraków & Budapest
    15 DAYS |TBD
    Prague and Cesky-Krumlov, the lively squares of Kraków , Renaissance mansions, Wawel Royal Castle, Gothic churches, delectable Polish and Hungarian cuisine, heavenly wines, the Danube, serene river villages, the magic of Budapest.
  • Burgundy, Rhône Valley & Provence, France
    Burgundy, Rhône Valley & Provence, France
    SEPTEMBER 24-OCTOBER 7, 2018
    14 DAYS | 2018 Price: $7,890
    Great white wines of Burgundy and reds of the Côtes du Rhône, renowned gastronomy of Lyon, sensuous aromas of Provence, all combined with ancient Roman, medieval and Renaissance architecture and humble villages along the Rhône Valley.
  • Amalfi Coast & Capri
    Amalfi Coast & Capri
    MAY 2-13, 2018
    12 DAYS | 2018 Price: $7,090 LAND ONLY
    Enjoy the warm days of spring on this tour to one of the world's most beautiful areas. A feast for the eyes as well as the palate, our Amalfi Coast tours feature fascinating cultural sites, featuring gorgeous luxury hotels, leisurely boat rides, and truly exceptional gourmet cuisine and wines.
  • Corsica & Sardinia
    Corsica & Sardinia
    MAY 6-19, 2018
    14 DAYS | 2018 Price $7,890
    Experience Corsica's rugged coast, strikingly beautiful landscapes, villages perched on rocky hillsides and beautiful beaches. Travel to Sardinia to experience ancient archaeological sites, a private winery tour and the geological marvel that is the caves of Neptune.
  • Paris, Loire Valley & Champagne
    Paris, Loire Valley & Champagne
    SEPTEMBER 10-22, 2018
    13 DAYS | 2018 Price: $7,190
    Taste the Loire's finest wines and clink your glass with private viticulturists in their five hundred-year-old caves. Follow the Champagne Route through the real Champagne, tasting as you go. Best of all, let the French show you their timeless art of la joie de vivre and how to relax in true French style.

About our small group European tours in 2015 / 2016: Specializing since 1994 in small group European tours. We offer gourmet small group tours, indulging in wonderful food and wine, staying at elegant  accommodations with regional character, experiencing local culture and scenery at a leisurely pace with friendly local guides, all at an exceptional value.