Venice, Italy


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Port wine selection with wine bottles and wine glasses
Ultimate Port Wine Experience
Take a guided tour to visit Porto’s reputable wine cellars and lodges to learn the secrets of making port wine – one of the most appreciated wines in the world. Continue you epicurious adventure with a wine tasting at a Porto winery.
Portuguese fish stew
Enjoy Local Cuisine
For lunch, enjoy the local cuisine, especially the fresh fish and shellfish dishes served in the region’s many restaurants.
Boat ride along the Douro River in Portugal.
Private River Boat Ride
After a sumptuous lunch, enjoy a 45-minute ride on a small, private rebelo boat along the Rio Douro, after which you transfer back to the Hotel Six Senses Douro Valley Hotel for a free evening.
Palazzo Pitt in Florence, Italy
Explore the Sights in Florence
Take a private three-hour orientation tour of Florence with a local guide to see popular attractions, including Accademia Gallery to see Michelangelo’s David, Ponte Vecchio (for jewelry and antique shops), Piazza della Signora (fountain of Neptune), and Palazzo Pitt, the vast palace once home to the Grand Dukes of Tuscany.
Perugia chocolate
Decadent Chocolate Experience
Perugia is home to the annual Eurochocolate Festival. So, don’t miss stopping by the Perugina Chocolate Factory, where you can sample local confections and see how they’re made.
Cooking class
Cooking Class with Famous Chef
Discover the secrets of Norcia’s traditional cuisine. Prepare your own lunch or dinner with guidance from Chef Valentino Palmisano. This special cooking class also includes a wine pairing and participants walk away with a recipe book and a graduation certificate.
Cyclists traveling on a road to a village in Burgundy, France
Bike Through Charming Towns
There are numerous bike routes to explore this charming area. Cyclists who choose the flatter option will pass through Villy-le-Moutier and Reffey-les-Beaune. For a hillier ride, bikers can make the trek through Savignyles-Beaune and Bouilland.
Someone pouring wine into two glasses in a vineyard
Exclusive Wine Tasting
Meet winemaker Jane Eyre-Renard for wine tasting at Domain Newman, where guests will sample fantastic regional wines – some of which you will taste directly from the barrel! Your local guide will help you decide which restaurant to choose for your evening feast.
Kayaks on Lake Como, Italy
‘Follow the Sunset’ Kayak Tour
From Loppia, a pro guide will navigate adventurous kayakers south passing San Giovanni, Villa Gerli, Villa Trotti, Villa Placida, and Cappelletta di San Giovani, where you’ll stop to watch the sunset and have a Prosecco toast from your kayak before heading back.
Alba, Italy
Lunch and Shopping in Alba
Eat a traditional Italian lunch at Enoclub Caffe Umberto in Alba, once called the “One Hundred Towers Town” and famous for the annual International White Truffle Fair in October. Use your free time after lunch to visit the town’s historical center and shops that specialize in truffle products.