ITALY & FRANCE FOODIE TOUR
16 Day Italy & France Foodie Tour
- Discover the gourmet powerhouses of Europe
- Visit Burgundy, Champagne, Tuscany & More
Includes Return International Flights
A moment on the lips, a lifetime of unforgettable memories from exploring the renowned food and wine regions of Italy and France. Over 16 magical days, this package will showcase the grand cities and historic villages, the rolling vineyards and the fully-stocked cellars of Tuscany, Burgundy, Champagne and beyond. Quite simply, this is the gourmet escape you’ve been hungering for.
Feast your eyes on the icons of ancient Rome on a half day guided city tour; witness the immense Colosseum, the Roman Forum, the Arch of Constantine and more. Journey through the sun-kissed Tuscan countryside to Siena and Montepulciano, where you’ll enjoy a five-course lunch and wine tasting, plus explore a famous underground wine cellar. Uncover the Renaissance gems of Florence on a locally guided tour; enjoy a cellar tour and tasting in Chianti; admire the beauty of scenic Lake Garda, including its unique island villa; discover the fashion-forward city of Milan; and experience a day at leisure in Turin at the foothills of the Alps. In France, savour a taste of authentic champagne of Reims, the unofficial capital of the Champagne region; sample the delights of Cave de Lugny cellar in the Burgundy region; visit a charming hillside vineyard in Paris’ chic Montmartre neighbourhood; discover the cultural highlights of Paris with free time at leisure and a guided tour - and more!
This tantalising foodie tour includes return flights, 13 nights quality hotel accommodation, eight specialty food and wine tasting experiences, daily breakfast, airport transfers and more.
Want to stay a little longer? You can Arrive Early or Stay Behind post tour at no extra cost.
Day 1 Australia - Rome, Italy
Day 2 Welcome to Rome
Day 3 Rome City Tour
Day 4 Rome - Montepulciano - Siena - Florence (approx. 315km)
Day 5 Florence City Tour - Chianti Area (approx. 50km)
Day 6 Florence - Garda Lake/Island - Milan (approx. 400km)
Day 7 Milan City Tour - Turin (approx. 140km)
Day 8 Turin Free Day with Lunch
Day 9 Turin, Italy - Macon, France - Wine Tasting (approx. 420km)
Day 10 Macon - Cluny - Dijon (approx. 125km)
Day 11 Dijon - Beaune (approx. 50km)
Day 12 Dijon - Reims (approx. 300km)
Day 13 Reims - Epernay - Paris (approx. 170km)
Day 14 Paris City Tour
Day 15 Paris, France - Australia
Day 16 Arrive in Australia