Small Group Tours of France
Come join us on one of our small group tours of France. Each tour highlights the local history, culture and cuisine of the region visited: from villages perched on rocky hillsides to unspoiled medieval towns with no cars, from a winery visit with a private viticulturists in a five hundred-year-old cave to a talk on Joan of Arc’s last days in Rouen. Stay in elegant inns and bed and breakfasts, enjoy gourmet dinners, and meet wonderful local people on our truly spectacular tours of France!
- 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.
- MAY 26 - JUNE 7, 2018
13 DAYS | 2018 Price: $7,090 LAND ONLY
A gourmet voyage through the fascinating history of this region, from William the Conqueror's castles to Anne of Bretagne's fortress to Joan of Arc's last days in Rouen to the Allied invasion. Breton oysters and cider, Norman Calvados and Camembert.
JUNE 13-27, 2018
15 DAYS | 2018 Price: $6,990
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.
- 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.
- 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.
Past France Tours
Although the following France tours are not being offered this year, they are still available for custom tour requests. You are also welcome to let us know if you think any of these should be on our schedule for next year!
14 DAYS | 2017 Tour Price: $7,890
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.
About our tours of France: All of our France tours are for small groups of 6 – 16 travelers. Our tours are aimed at experiencing and enjoying regional culture. As such, for each of our tours of France we hand-select the most fascinating, fun, and culturally rich destinations and activities that a given region has to offer.