Small Group Travel Tours
Below is a list of all of our small group travel tours. 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!
- 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.
- Discover the magical region of Puglia, flanked by Adriatic and Ionian Sea, and the charming city of Matera as well as delectable local specialties and many renowned wines.
- 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.
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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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!
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- SEP 21 - OCT 4, 2016
13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS | $7,199
Come with us to this magnificent part of old, unspoiled Europe: the scenery is gorgeous; the outdoor cafés are enticing; the people are unbelievably friendly; the villages are picturesque and inviting; there are wonderful castles, palaces, and fascinating ancient ruins.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
Past Small Group Tours
Although the following small group 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!
About our small group travel tours: Specializing since 1994 in small group tours. We offer gourmet European 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.