Taste of Provence Wine Tour

This special trip is built around 5 nights in Provence. 

About Provence: The Luberon Region of Provence is one of the most sought after destinations and one of the most beautiful places to explore. Here you will find stunning markets, Roman bridges and roads, perched medieval villages, farms with world-renowned produce, exciting cuisine, art, history and some of the best wines in the world.

Wine lovers, foodies, sightseers and photographers, history buffs all rave about the experience. And we provide our travelers with exclusive access and insider experiences that most travelers never have. This is a custom vacation everyone can truly enjoy.

“I miss France! What a great trip. I felt so spoiled having you take care of everything. Thank you. Being a person that does like “tours” and having already been through Provence I didn’t really expect much - I couldn’t have been more wrong!!!” ”

— From K.L. NYC, October 2011, Sept 2012, April 2014, and July, 2015

“The trip exceeded our expectations times ten. Your complete staff were a joy to work with. We will definitely book another tour with you in the future and recommend you to our friends. Thank you for making our personal time with you so special”

— From M.C. Arkansas June 2017 Provence/Paris

More About This Trip: Provence Portion

The 5 night Luberon Itinerary in a luxury inn and includes:

  • Private pick up and drop off at Avignon train station (single meeting point and time for group) for the transfer to/from Provence

  • 5 nights lodging in stunning perched Medieval village in a luxurious private inn (beautiful rooms, a/c, wifi, private garden, panoramic views, pool & more)

  • Daily gourmet breakfasts of fresh baked breads and pastries, local fruits, artisan jams, locally made cheeses, yogurts, cereals and more

  • Second gourmet meal or other foodie event daily (other than departure day):

    • Meals include:

      • 3 course gourmet welcome dinner with custom menu and local wines

      • 3 course gourmet Michelin starred lunch with specially chosen top wines

      • 4 course “Sunday” country lunch in a remote country inn

      • Local Provencal specialty lunch (home made)

  • And of course, specially chosen wines with all included meals

  • At least 1 wine tasting event including top Chateauneuf du Pape wines and vintage bottles from all over France including Bordeaux and Burgundy, with food pairings.

  • .Every trip is customized for the travelers who attend. So the topic of each excursion, menu and event is based upon our travelers' preferences. Special diets accommodated.

  • At least three 5-6 hour (usually 10/11-4pm) private sightseeing excursions with chauffeur driven car/van, guide and translation (excursions included stunning Provençal markets, perched villages, Roman ruins, chateaux, galleries/shopping, private home art gallery/archeological site, and sights too numerous to mention).

    • Additional longer excursions are sometimes possible but may result in added cost.

  • Private guide for all excursions and on site planner to help customize your trip.

  • Option to add on a special cooking experience with a Michelin starred chef in his kitchen.

More about Paris portion, early arrival:

  • October 3 to 6 in Paris includes:

  • Private transfer from airport (per 4 people)

  • Luxury boutique lodging 4-5 nights in the 5 star range or more moderate high 3 star (Left Bank, central location)

  • Daily gourmet breakfasts

  • Privately guided tours by our experts include:

    • Privately guided walking orientation tour that hits all the major sites and gives you the fun facts and lore.

    • Private car and guide to visit one of the best best market streets for all you foodies; come taste the local treats with us and learn about the cuisine

    • Privately car transfer to, and a guided walking tour of the historic and funky Marais area of Paris. Art, culture, architecture, boutiques…The Marais has it all.

  • Private driver to train station for train to Provence (1 per 6 people)

  • Train to Provence (booked but not included in the prices)

  • A gourmet picnic on the train so you can eat and drink your way into Provence in style.

“I just wanted to let you know that you two went over & beyond my expectations. I also thought that our group was great & we all had a fun time together! It was perfect for what I was looking for!”

— D.S (California, Provence, October 2011)

“The food was delicious, the wines were wonderful, and the company was awesome. Thank you for a fantastic trip.”

— M.P. - N.J Provence, October 2014