Food & wine holidays
For many, dining isn’t just part of travel, it’s essential. While all of our trips feature destinations or accommodation specially chosen for their gastronomic credentials, we’ve also got plenty that put food and drink front and centre.
In the UK, we’re especially lucky to have the likes of Italy and Spain on our doorstep. However, if you turn further afield, there’s everything from Japanese delights to India’s culinary riches, alongside the great vineyards of South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and Argentina.
Wherever you choose, our consultants will be on hand to point you towards the best restaurant or winery. Get in contact today or browse our sample itineraries below.
Porto & Lisbon
7 days from £1,885 pp incl. flights
From the picturesque villages of Duoro Valley to the fairy-tale charm of Sintra, this Porto to Lisbon trip offers it all – world-class wine, magnificent scenery and beguiling allure.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express with Belmond Hotel Cipriani "The Party"
3 days from £3,975 pp incl. flights
Combine a golden era of travel with a night of revelry; "The Party" will take you back to the magic of the 1920s to celebrate a new decade.
Porto, The Presidential & Douro Valley
4 days from £3,995 pp incl. flights
Fall in love with the Douro Valley, one of Portugal’s most romantic corners, and sigh at the views and feast on exceptional food and wine as you succumb first to the seductive old school glamour and elegance of Porto.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Venice
4 days from £3,505 pp incl. flights
Between indulgent fine dining, champagne receptions and private city tours, this elegant journey pairs the ultimate in luxury rail travel with a palace stay in the heart of ancient Venice.
Best of Sicily
8 days from £1,440 pp incl. flights
From glorious swathes of golden sand to millennia-old ruins framed by scented lemon groves and sun-soaked vineyards, Sicily’s highlights are as enchanting as they are varied. Take it all in with stays in iconic hotels and scenic country drives.
Hotel Botanico & The Oriental Spa Garden, Tenerife
Historic Hotel from £985 pp incl. flightsSave up to £215 pp – ends 31 December
The Canary Islands' first five-star accommodation continues to impress with everything from marbled rooms and a world-class spa to fine-dining restaurants and a full range of luxury amenities.
Belmond Villa San Michele, Florence
Historic Hotel from £1,690 pp incl. flightsSave up to £400 pp – ends 31 December
A façade by Michelangelo, frescoes of The Last Supper and fine dining informed by Tuscan heritage – this is a truly unique proposition.
Belmond Hotel Splendido, Portofino
Grand & Elegant Hotel from £1,650 pp incl. flightsSave up to £435 pp – ends 31 December
Choose between luxury stays in a 500-year-old convent or down by the waterfront at this opulent property, complete with spa, gourmet restaurants and stunning setting.