Our current Grand Cru wine trip for September 2012 (on Lot18) has all but one room sold out. I expect that one will sell in a matter of days.
So, due to popular demand, we are expanding our Fall Foliage in the Luberon to include an Ultimate Wine Experience:
Fall Foliage in Provence
(Ultimate Wine Tour too!)
October 18-23 in Provence
Travel off the beaten track and see the real Provence. Experience things most tourists don’t have access to. The trip is led by the owner of Bliss Travels, who has 30 years experience in France, and the itinerary includes a personal pre trip consultation to customize the trips meals and daily activities to cater to the preferences of the travelers.
6 days and 5 night trip. Includes all lodging, pick up and drop off at the Avignon train station, daily sightseeing with private guide, 2 meals per day and wines, and private ground (van) transportation. $2,400 per person for all items in the below itinerary (not including the “Ultimate Wine Tour” below)
Have the Ultimate Wine Tour of the Cote du Rhone
(6 night trip. 5 in Provence, 1 in Paris)
Paris (October 17-18) in a luxurious Left Bank boutique hotel with gourmet breakfast
a Michelin starred meal by one of Paris’ top chefs
a wine and chocolate pairing on the Left Bank
roundtrip hotel/train transfers in our Mercedes van
first class train travel to/from Provence (with a gourmet picnic and carefully chosen wines)
an exclusive tasting and teaching session in the famed Chateauneuf du Pape
lunch in a castle
a walk through the vines of Chateauneuf du Pape
a multi course gastronomic meal with specially chosen Chateauneuf du Papes and Crozes Hermitage, and, last but not least
a private wine event and tasting of the best Cote du Rhones out there –which you get to help choose! All in the 1400 century cave/cellar, accompanied by a special meal prepared by the chef/owner.
This addition also includes all hotels, all sightseeing, all custom events, and everything in our regular October in Provence trip!
Price: $4,900 per person for all inclusive Paris and Provence travel and all wine events