Food & wine holidays
For many, dining isn’t just part of travel, it’s essential to the holiday experience. And, 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.
From 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 luxury break
7 days from £2,005 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 stays in two fabulous hotels.
Porto, The Presidential & Douro Valley
4 days from £4,055 pp incl. flights
Backdropped by a series of gastronomic experiences, this is Portugal's most luxurious rail journey – a favourite among celebrities and royalty, with all of its original style immaculately preserved.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Venice
4 days from £3,700 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 £1,715 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.
Cape, Winelands & Kruger Safari
12 days from £5,760 pp incl. flights
Perfect for a first-time visit to South Africa – explore vibrant Cape Town, wander amid world-class vineyards and spot the Big Five from a luxury lodge at Sabi Sand Game Reserve.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice to London
4 days from £3,350 pp incl. flightsSave up to £390 pp – ends 30 September
A counterpoint to the classic London to Venice route, this journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express starts among the exquisite architecture of Italy's floating city before crossing the Alps in style en route to London.