Culinary
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culinary tours
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culinary trips
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One of the best ways to enjoy and understand a country's culture is through its traditional cuisine. Taste your way through a destination during our culinary tours, and if you choose, get into the kitchen yourself. Sample local ingredients and receive a lesson in regional geography, climate, history and religion. Enjoy modern-takes on classic dishes and taste traditional flavors that have endured for centuries. Visit award-winning vineyards for wine-tasting tours and meander through countryside markets. Cooking classes invite travelers to explore hands-on and discover the history and art of preparation and presentation from the local masters whose appreciation for food is infectious. Taste your way through a destination during our culinary tours, and if you choose, get into the kitchen yourself.

Wine & Culinary Tours

Enjoy the authentic and delicious food of Mexico.
Oaxaca Culinary Tour
Enjoy the best of traditional cuisine on this 8-day culinary Oaxaca trip. Learn local cooking secrets from master Oaxacan chefs and taste amazing dishes as you explore the best of Mexican cuisine. Visit local markets to find the best ingredients, learn …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,425 USD
Passions:
Land, Cooking Class
Places:
Central America & Mexico, Mexico, Oaxaca, Monte Alban, Teotitlan del Valle, Mitla, Santo Tomás Jalieza, San Bartolo Coyotepec, Tlacolula, Etla, …
Level:
Relaxed
Another amazing meal in Peru
Peru Cuisine
What better way is there to learn the culture of a country than meeting its people in the markets and tasting its specialties? Enjoy one of our best culinary tours in Peru while visiting Lima, Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and Machu Picchu. Savor both the …
  • 8 Days
  • $2,675 USD
Passions:
Land, Cooking Class, Urban Exploration, Local Market, History
Places:
South America, Peru, Cusco, Lima, Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu Ruins, El MaPi Inn
Level:
Relaxed
Cooking classes in Argentina
Taste of Argentina
Argentina is widely known for its traditional cuisine and flavorful wines -- and this Argentina trip lets you find out exactly why it's so celebrated! You will also have the chance to visit a number of culture-rich villages and some of northern …
  • 9 Days
  • $2,425 USD
Passions:
Local Market, Wine Tasting, Cooking Class, Land
Places:
South America, Argentina, Salta, Cafayate, Cachi, Purmamarca, Buenos Aires
Level:
Relaxed
Choco Museo tour in Antigua, Guatemala
Antigua Culinary Tour
Explore Antigua on a locally-hosted Guatemala culinary tour. Spend 6 days in the former colonial capital of the Kingdom of Guatemala, whose architecture combines 17th and 18th century buildings and ruins with modern conveniences. Declared a UNESCO World …
  • 6 Days
  • $1,325 USD
Passions:
Cooking Class, Urban Exploration, Land, Local Market
Places:
Central America & Mexico, Guatemala, Guatemala City, Antigua, Comalapa, Jocotenango, San Miguel Escobar
Level:
Relaxed
Church and vineyards
Taste of Uruguay
Cheese, wine and olive oil were introduced in Uruguay by families of immigrants that arrived to these lands more than 250 years ago. Today, many vineyards, wineries and local cheese artisan producers open their doors to visitors from all over the world …
  • 8 Days
  • $3,775 USD
Passions:
Beach Time, Hacienda, Land, Wine Tasting, Trekking & Hiking, Village Visit
Places:
South America, Uruguay, Colonia, Montevideo, Punta del Este, Cabo Polonio, Jose Ignacio
Level:
Relaxed
Making tortillas. The Living Maya Experience.
Living Maya Experience
Enjoy the Lodge at Big Falls on this authentic Belize adventure tour combined with culinary experiences. Explore the jungle in beautiful Rio Grande National Park and become acquainted with Maya culture through crafts, music, and visits to nearby …
  • 6 Days
  • $1,695 USD
Passions:
Land, Cooking Class, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Zip Line
Places:
Central America & Mexico, Belize, Belize City, Punta Gorda, The Lodge at Big Falls, Lubaantun, Rio Blanco National Park
Level:
Relaxed
Making tortillas
Oaxaca Traditions
Oaxaca’s location in the mountains of southwest Mexico has contributed to its rich culture being relatively protected by outside influences. Ancient native languages are spoken in villages, and the artisan folk arts, particularly weaving and …
  • 7 Days
  • $1,695 USD
Passions:
Local Market, Cooking Class, Land, Village Visit
Places:
Central America & Mexico, Mexico, Oaxaca, Monte Alban, San Jeronimo Tlacohahuaya, Teotitlan del Valle, Mitla, Santa Maria del Tule, Hierve el Agua, Santo Tomás Jalieza, …
Level:
Relaxed
Grouper Ceviche on the beach after snorkeling!
Taste of Puebla
Enjoy a Mexico culinary tour designed to introduce you to the best of Puebla's delicacies. Experience the vibrant culture and rich history of Puebla, Mexico and prepare authentic Mexican dishes. Visit some of the region's most important …
  • 4 Days
  • $1,675 USD
Passions:
Land, Cooking Class
Places:
Central America & Mexico, Mexico, Mexico City, Puebla, Cholula
Level:
Relaxed
Biking up a hillside vineyard on a Chile tour
Chile Wine Adventure
Explore the best of the Santiago valley region on this active wine and cuisine adventure! Enjoy biking through vineyards, trekking in the Andes, culinary tasting experiences, and sightseeing on a week-long Chile tour. Visit well known museums and hidden …
  • 8 Days
  • $4,075 USD
Passions:
Urban Exploration, Trekking & Hiking, Land, Biking, Wine Tasting
Places:
South America, Chile, Santiago, Valparaiso, Hotel TerraVina, La Casona Matetic, El Morado National Park
Level:
Moderate
The Pena National Palace in Portugal
Port Wine & Flamenco
Start your journey in Portugal's beautiful capital city, Lisbon. Then travel to Porto to embark your ship and begin to traverse through one of Europe’s wildest and unexplored regions, filled with vineyards, dramatic gorges and steeply terraced …
  • 14 Days
  • $5,119 - $8,618 USD
Ship:
MS Amavida
Passions:
Wine Tasting, River Cruises
Places:
Europe, Mediterranean, Portugal, Spain, Lisbon, Porto, Fatima, Regua, Barca d' Alva, Salamanca, …
Level:
Relaxed
Enjoying a delicious authentic meal
Nicaragua Culinary Experience
Nicaragua is rich in culture, history, landscape, and of course...food! Discover new flavors and delight your palate as you experience the best of Nicaraguan culture on this seven day Nicaragua culinary tour. Get to know historic Leon and charming …
  • 7 Days
  • $2,375 USD
Passions:
Local Market, Cooking Class, Land
Places:
Central America & Mexico, Nicaragua, Granada, Leon City, Managua, Masaya, Mombacho Volcano
Level:
Relaxed
Driving through the vineyards
Culinary Adventure in Argentina & Uruguay
Experience the cuisine of Argentina and Uruguay while remaining active on this adventurous 13-day vacation. Spend time in Mendoza, the wine capital of Argentina, tantalizing Buenos Aires & Montevideo, and the Uruguayan coast. Enjoy cooking classes, …
  • 13 Days
  • $4,075 USD
Passions:
Land, Wine Tasting, Horseback Riding, Biking, Kayaking, Urban Exploration
Places:
South America, Uruguay, Argentina, Mendoza, Buenos Aires, Montevideo, La Pedrera, Laguna Garzon Floating Lodge
Level:
Relaxed
Variety of dim sum steamed in traditional bamboo containers
Flavors of China
Calling all foodies! Experience the highlights of China while tasting the diverse cuisine found all around this beautiful country. Expore the Great Wall, visit the Forbidden City, attend cooking classes, tour temples, volunteer at the Panda Base, and …
  • 12 Days
  • $3,965 USD
Passions:
Land, Wildlife Viewing, Cooking Class, Volunteering, Urban Exploration
Places:
Asia, China, Shanghai, Xi'an, Beijing, Terracotta Warriors, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Mutianyu Section, Chengdu, …
Level:
Easy Active