Our Wine, Beer & Food Adventures

Join us as we walk through vineyards in Chile, bike to Provençal farms to purchase a picnic lunch in France, or taste ancient beers made by monks at an abbey in Belgium. We offer both active culinary trips including hiking and biking and Taste Vacations where we focus on the gastronomic delights while leaving the physical activity for another time.

Yellowstone & Grand Tetons Multisport Beer

Location: Idaho, Montana, Wyoming
Dates: July 20 - 25, 2014
Cost: $1,900 ($700 single supplement)
Activities: Hiking, Biking & Rafting

On this tour you will enjoy a fair amount of hiking, some biking and even some river rafting. The tour takes place in the greater Yellowstone area, including territory in Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. To top off the experience, each day will end with a beer from a local brewery.


Belgium Taste Vacation – Beer Tour

Location: Belgium
Dates: July 27 - August 2, 2014
Cost: $2,950 ($900 single supplement)
Activities: Beer and Cultural Activities

The Taste Vacation Belgium Beer Tour takes you on a journey through the history of this wonderful country and the deep and rich beer culture it represents. Our route starts in the capital city of Brussels and then travels to the far southwest reaches of the country known as Wallonia before traveling back to the north to a region known as Flanders. We visit breweries, abbeys, beer museums and beer cafes to meet the people, traditions, and stories behind these delicious and intriguing Belgian Beers.


Belgium Hike, Bike & Beer Adventure

Location: Belgium
Dates: August 3 - 9, 2014
Cost: $2,950 ($900 single supplement)
Activities: Hiking, Biking, Beer Tasting

The Belgian Hike, Bike, and Beer Adventure includes two hikes from village to village through rolling forests along ancient rivers. Our bike rides travel on pathways designed for bikes only, past historic belfries and castles from brewery to brewery through fields of hops. Each day we stay in a new city or village and visit breweries new and old and learn about the people and traditions behind the wonderful beers of Belgium.


Oregon Multisport Wine Adventure

Location: Oregon
Dates: August 24 - 28, 2014
Cost: $2,200 ($600 single supplement)
Activities: Hiking, Biking, Canoeing

From Eugene, to the northern Willamette Valley, to the Hood River appellation, you’ll walk, bike, and even canoe as discover the vibrant wine regions of Oregon on this carefully constructed multisport tour. You may not know it, but Oregon is the fourth-largest wine producing state in the US; let us help you be one of the very first to explore its fine vineyards by way of an exhilarating multisport tour.


Spain Taste Vacation – Wine & Food Tour

Location: Spain
Dates: August 31 - September 5, 2014
Cost: $2,800 ($850 single supplement)
Activities: wine and food-related + cultural activities

With an itinerary that includes making a night out of tasting Pintxos (the Basque word for tapas), a trip to the French side of País Vasco, and an in-depth look at the La Rioja wine region, including regional dishes, our Taste Spain tour will leave you savoring all that northern Spain has to offer. A true foodie and wine lovers trip, Spanish style.


Peru Taste Vacation – Food Tour

Location: Peru
Dates: September 7 - 13, 2014
Cost: $3,000 ($800 single supplement)
Activities: Food Festival, Cooking Classes, and Other Culinary Highlights

Latin America offers a rich and dynamic diversity. And food is no exception. The Taste Peru tour dovetails with Latin America’s largest food festival, Mistura, in the newest culinary capital of Lima. Experience, first hand, why estilo peruano is one of the hottest food trends on the planet.


Spain Hike, Bike, Food & Wine Adventure

Location: Spain
Dates: September 14 - 19, 2014
Cost: $2,500 ($850 single supplement)
Activities: Hiking & Biking

This tour takes place in northern Spain's Basque country and wine area of Rioja. We hike for two days on the famous Camino de Santiago trail and stay at a lovely seaside hotel. We then move to the heart of wine country for our cycling, where you will be able to select from three daily routes that vary in difficulty, making this a perfect trip for all abilities.


Puglia, Italy Bike & Food Adventure

Location: Italy
Dates: Sept 29 - Oct 4, 2014
Cost: $2,500 ($750 single supplement)
Activities: Biking

White-washed villages, rock-lined fields, the surreal blue sea, and rural back roads – yeah, it’s pretty much cycling heaven. You'll bike through fields of tomatoes, groves of olive trees, into rural towns with classic European character, and make stops to enjoy some of the world's finest wine in Puglia's wine country.


South Africa Hiking, Safari & Wine Adventure

Location: South Africa
Dates: October 5 - 12, 2014
Cost: $3,200 ($950 single supplement)
Activities: Hiking & Safari

This tour embodies all the excitement and adventure of Africa, with the convenience of modern society. You’ll stay in plush hotels, enjoy the character of Cape Town, and the rugged nature of an African Safari. We will also do three separate hikes in and around vineyards and wineries near Stellenbosch, with wine tastings during and after each hike.


Chile & Argentina Taste Vacation – Wine Tour

Location: Chile & Argentina
Dates: Oct. 31 - Nov. 7, 2014
Cost: $3,200 ($950 single supplement)
Activities: wine-related and cultural activites

Sip, savor, and learn with us in Latin America! Dive into exactly why Carmenere from Chile is an international star and Malbec from Argentina is a winner. Meet the winemakers and learn from chefs on both sides of the Andes on this epicurean delight.