Small Group Tours

Below is a list of our small group tour destinations through Europe and the Northeast United States. All of our tours are designed for small groups of 6 – 16 people. Our small group tours are aimed at experiencing and enjoying the history and culture of the region visited, and they excel in unique gourmet experiences. We would love to have you join us on one of our small group tours!

Small Group Tours

  • Greece & the Greek Islands
    Greece & the Greek Islands
    May 7 - May 21, 2022
    PRICE: $7,699
    Ancient history, from Plato and Socrates to early Christians. Gorgeous coastal and mountain scenery, and breathtaking islands. Wonderful people and delicious local cuisine. Experience all that this beautiful region has to offer in an unforgettable vacation.
  • Bordeaux, Dordogne, & Languedoc
    Bordeaux, Dordogne, & Languedoc
    May 14 - May 28, 2022
    TOUR PRICE: $7,250

    A Bordeaux tour like you've imagined: the best wines and gastronomic cuisine, idyllic hilltop villages, optional balloon ride, underground boat ride, prehistoric cave paintings, historic castles and unspoiled medieval towns with no cars, warm friendly hosts.
  • The Czech Republic, Poland & Hungary
    The Czech Republic, Poland & Hungary
    May 23 - June 6, 2022
    TOUR PRICE: $6,499
    We venture through incredible unspoiled cities and countryside in our Prague, Kraków, and Budapest tour. Prague and Cesky-Krumlov, the lively squares of Krakow, Renaissance mansions, Wawel Royal Castle, Gothic churches, delectable Polish and Hungarian cuisine, heavenly wines, the Danube, serene river villages, the magic of Budapest.
  • Corsica & Sardinia
    Corsica & Sardinia
    June 4 - June 17, 2022
    PRICE: $7,199
    There is no other place like Corsica.  Belonging to France, with roots from Italy, today Corsica remains fiercely independent. Sardinia is Corsica’s southern neighbor and is the second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Today Sardinia is an autonomous region of Italy, and Sardinians remain proud of their culture and heritage
  • Croatia & Slovenia
    Croatia & Slovenia
    June 17 - June 30, 2022
    TOUR PRICE: $6,850
    Our Croatia and Slovenia tour explores a magnificent part of old, unspoiled Europe: the scenery is gorgeous; the outdoor cafés are enticing; the people are unbelievably friendly; the villages are picturesque and inviting; there are wonderful castles, palaces, and fascinating ancient ruins.
  • Scotland & Ireland
    Scotland & Ireland
    Tour Dates: August 28 - September 12, 2022
    Tour Price: $7,699
    Striking green hills dotted with sheep, megalithic Celtic stones, friendly locals speaking Gaelic, small villages with cobblestone streets, cozy “singing” pubs, ancient churches, the Scottish Highlands, picturesque castles, mountains and lochs.
  • Switzerland & Northern Italian Lakes
    Switzerland & Northern Italian Lakes
    September 1 - September 14, 2022
    TOUR PRICE: $7,890

    Idyllic villages tucked in the mountains, stunning vistas, Alps excursion by boat-train-gondola, Swiss fondue and chocolate, boat rides on Maggiore and Como, fascinating history, all the magnificent beauty of Switzerland and Italy's Northern Lakes.
  • Amalfi Coast & Capri, Italy
    Amalfi Coast & Capri, Italy
    September 1 - September 13, 2022
    PRICE: $7,599
    Enjoy fall days on this tour to one of the world's most beautiful areas. A feast for the eyes as well as the palate, our Amalfi Coast tours feature fascinating cultural sites, featuring gorgeous luxury hotels, leisurely boat rides, and truly exceptional gourmet cuisine and wines.
  • Normandy & Brittany, France
    Normandy & Brittany, France
    September 4 - September 17, 2022
    TOUR PRICE: $7,199

    A gourmet voyage through the fascinating history of this region, from William the Conqueror's castles to Anne of Bretagne's fortress to Joan of Arc's last days in Rouen to the Allied invasion. Breton oysters and cider, Norman Calvados and Camembert.
  • Carcassonne, France to Barcelona, Spain
    Carcassonne, France to Barcelona, Spain
    September 14 - September 26, 2022
    TOUR PRICE: $7,199

    From the Knights Templar and the Cathar battlefields of Languedoc, France, to the majestic Pyrénees Mountains and Catalonia, Spain; to Barcelona and the Penedès wine region: an exciting journey of history, rugged beauty, and exciting cuisine and culture.
  • Bavaria, Germany & Salzburg, Austria
    Bavaria, Germany & Salzburg, Austria
    September 15 - September 29, 2022
    PRICE: $7,799
    From the festive beer halls of Munich to the romantic alleys of Salzburg, step into the culture and traditions of the region. Visit fairy tale castles perched over the beautiful countryside. Delight in traditional local cuisine and an 8th century winery. Explore the masterpieces of medieval, Baroque and Gothic architecture.
  • Piedmont & the Italian Alps
    Piedmont & the Italian Alps
    September 16 - September 28, 2022
    PRICE: $7,199

    Discover the best Northern Italy has to offer: culture, scenery, food and wine. Enjoy ancient medieval villages, a landscape dotted with vineyards, and taste the pleasures of the Parma valley.
  • French & Italian Rivieras & Cinque Terre
    French & Italian Rivieras & Cinque Terre
    September 19 - October 2, 2022
    TOUR PRICE: $7,599

    Medieval hilltop villages, Pastis on your veranda overlooking the Mediterranean, the flowers of Provence, the pink and yellow houses of Portofino, Cinque Terre’s striking cliffs, the incredible beauty of the Côte d’Azur.
  • Rome, Amalfi Coast & Sicily
    Rome, Amalfi Coast & Sicily
    Also available for custom groups and dates
    October 2 - October 15, 2022
    TOUR PRICE: $7,480
    Breathtaking scenery, the grandeur of Rome, Amalfi's stunning cliffs, the magic of Capri, the awe of Pompeii, Sicily's ancient Greek temples, colorful markets, wonderful wines and foods, spectacular scenery, warmhearted people, beautiful Taormina.
  • Back Roads & Wines of Portugal
    Back Roads & Wines of Portugal
    October 3 - October 17, 2022
    TOUR PRICE $6,495

    Wonderful Portuguese historian as escort, winery visits in the main wine regions of Portugal, gorgeous accommodations in villas, historic “Pousadas” and elegant inns, outstanding cuisine, UNESCO sites, friendly locals, and picturesque villages.
  • Autumn in New England’s Villages
    Autumn in New England’s Villages
    October 8 - October 21, 2022
    PRICE: $6,499

    Lobsters, clambakes, rocky shores off deep blue Atlantic waters, three and a half centuries of American architecture. From picturesque harbors and mountain peaks to splendid forests and serene lakes, see our brilliant fall colors unequaled in the world.

The tour schedule is subject to minor date adjustments.

About our small group tours: Specializing since 1994 in small group tours of Europe and the Northeast U.S. We offer gourmet small group tours, indulging in wonderful food and wine, staying at elegant  accommodations with regional character, experiencing local culture and scenery at a leisurely pace with friendly local guides, all at an exceptional value.