The Perfect Itinerary
An exclusive France adventure where you will experience the unique regions of Alsace, Burgundy, and Provence. Experience a day with an Alsacian wine Sommelier at an award winning Alsacian wine producer, nature walks combined with wine tasting and lunch at an authentic country French restaurant, truffle hunting and wine tasting in the famous Burgundy region, picnic in the vineyards, gastronomy walk, gourmet meals, see Lyon’s artists implementing ancestral hand painted techniques on silk, see France’s oldest Roman ruins, enjoy the breathtaking lavender fields of Provence and much, much more. This adventure is a real treat!
10 Days: 16 – 25 June, 2019
For all itineraries we reserve the right to make adjustments and changes as needed. Below is a summary of the itinerary.
Day 1: Arrival and Welcome Reception
Day 2: Alsacian day with a sommelier and Strasbourg
Day 3: Off to Burgundy for truffle hunting & opulent culture
Day 4: A day in Beaune
Day 5: NATURE walk and wine tasting IN BURGUNDY
Day 6: Visit of Pérouges and Lyon
Today we head to the bustling historical city of Lyon. Along the way we will stop at the impressive medieval city of Pérouges. The town has ancient architecture, and is known for its specialty, the sugar tart! After arriving into Lyon there will be time to meander the city on your own and meet up with the group for a traditional dinner at a “Bouchon Lyonnais”, a restaurant that serves traditional Lyonnaise cuisine.
Day 7: A day exploring Lyon’s Roman ruins, traboules and silk workshops
Ah, Lyon. Today our Lyon expert will guide us on a visit to the Fourviére Basilique church with breathtaking views of Lyon, explore France’s oldest Roman theatre, explore Lyon’s famous architectural traboules, and discover the ancestral techniques used by the silk workers, as well as hand-painting. A unique savoir-faire!