A delightful trip combining Barcelona and the south of France- sparkling cava, mouthwatering gastronomy, aromatic fields and glamorous beaches- a bespoken combinatio to enjoy the joie de vivre!.
A Private vehicle will take you from the airport to your centric boutique hotel, where a member of our staff will greet you, give you your travel program and every detail and indication that will help you enjoy the most your stay in Spain and France. You will also be presented with a very special gift. Relax from your travel, or begin to explore your surroundings.
After breakfast, at 10 am, revel in an enchanting morning, when you’ll get to discover the city of Barcelona from different and exciting perspectives: land, sea and air. Feel the rhythmi of the city while riding a fantastic Mercedes smart electric bike rolling down the streets full of life. Admire the city from the top of the Montjuïc Mountain’s cable-car. Sail along the coast of Barcelona and admire the skyline of the city in an eco-boat.
In the afternoon, take some time for yourself, walk again the old Gothic quarter to discover with different eyes the medieval city, or ramble along the Rambla to experience the beat of life of this intense city.
Enjoy Catalonia during this full day wine and cava tour, that includes the visit of three famous wineries, with a sampling of their mouthwatering creations, well accompanied by delicious local cheese and cold meats. Board a comfortable omnibus, and share this pleasurable tour with other tourists, and a local guide that will enliven your journey with useful and interesting information about wine and wineries, and amusing stories and legends of the city
Enjoy the morning at your own pace and leisure, before your transfer to the Train station, where you will enjoy the comfort of your passage in the high speed train for, Aix en Provence, where a private transfer will take you to your refined, comfortable, and extremely well situated accommodations.
If you thought that you friends would be impressed by your culinary talents, wait until you learn French cuisine!
On the way to the old town food market, your chef and guide will give you a bit of history and tell you a few stories about the Provence area. You will meet some of the local food producers, and you will select all the best ingredients according to the season and the selected menu. On your way to the provençal ville that will host your cooking day, you will stop by a wine Chateau to pair your wine with your meal and you will visit the local goat cheese farm.
After a short 10-minutes drive and crossing the 17th century bridge named “Pont des 3 Sautets” painted by Cezanne, you will arrive at a 12-acre property belonging to the chef , who will show you around the house and his organic vegetable garden. After that, you will start the cooking session, during which you will all actively participate to a hand on class for the preparation of various recipes, where the chef will share his cooking skills and knowledge. After approximately 2 hours of cooking, you will be ready to share your culinary works of art in the most “convivial” local way. In the course of the day you will also certainly have time to take a walk in the wild provencal “Garrigue” filled with aromatic herbs.
If you were feeling guilty about all that delicious food and its possible effects on your figure- you can make up for those guilty pleasures today.
Enjoy a leisurely cycling tour (note that you may have to share it with other 5 to 10 people) across the countryside, revelling in the views, discovering the Cezanne route, till the picturesque village of Tholonet, and the magnifique Maison du Canal de Provence. From there, you will ride along the route de la Langesse, to the Chateu de Cremade, where you will visit the vineyards and taste some of the delightful final product… ok, we had lied to you, there is no way to shape up in France!
Private transportation to the train station, where you will board a train to Nice.
This capital of the French Rivera is a paradise well known and frequented by the international jet set. Its delightful climate, its astounding beaches, its glamour… it all adds up to the charm of this lovely city.
Private transportation to your charming hotel.
The capital of Perfume since the XVI century, Grasse will welcome you today with a myriad of aromas and flavours.
There will be time for a stroll of the old town, before visiting one of the most renown perfumeries, where you will learn the almost withcraft-like process to extract and preserve the most sought-after essences.
The second smallest country in the world- after the Vatican- Monaco is nevertheless big in glamour, luxury and legends, and not trip to the Riviera would be complete without a visit of this haven of luxury, hedonism and high-life – not to mention some of the most amazing views in Europe!.
Free day to relax in Nice sunbath, indulge in some shopping, and generally enjoying your vacation to the fullest!- Alternatively, a daytrip could be organized to the nearby Cannes- home of the afamed festival.
The time has come to say goodbye to your golden French vacations, we hope that you return home with the best possible memories of your stay among us!.