Wine & Dine
Barcelona to Bordeaux
Our next adventure is to Spain and France where you will enjoy the best these regions have to offer in wine, food and history.
You'll stay in 4-star hotels in the cities, charming rural hotels in the countryside and the Grand Hotel Carcassonne located right outside the medieval walls of this impressive ancient fortress. You'll drink fine wines, sample local cheeses and tapas, shop in the famous Boqueria Market on the Rambla, tour Girona Gothic Quarter and the Barcelona Cathedral. No trip would be complete without a guided tour of the famous and infamous Salvador Dali Museum.
You'll enjoy 10 fun-filled, interesting and historical days where you will travel in luxury chauffeured minibuses and a first-class train ride to Bordeaux where you will explore some of the best wineries. You'll visit with winemakers for private lunches and dinners. With over 7000 chateaux, this area is a paradise for wine lovers!
Travel on the mythical Route de Châteaux where this historical region is home of the 1855 classification and of many of the most famous and impressive châteaux in Margaux, St Julien, Pauillac and St Estephe. The highlight of the day will be a private guided visit to one of these famous chateaux, where you will learn more secrets, truths and tricks of the fascinating Bordeaux wines and winemaking processes.
If you're not ready to go home, you can extend your adventure and train to Paris for an additional few days of Le Tour Eiffel, Sacre Coeur, the Pantheon and of course, the Louvre.
San Francisco, CA
Tel: 415 624 6405