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With Zest wine tours combine top-notch wine knowledge, exclusive winery visits, delectable cuisine and breath-taking scenery to deliver a trip experience of a lifetime. There are tours for beginners, foodies, and wine experts; you can travel solo or with a group of your closest friends. Click on one of our tour destinations to learn more.

A Taste of the Loire and Alsace

When: Sun, Sep 23, 2018 - Mon, Oct 01, 2018
Where: Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG), Roissy-en-France, France
Cost: $3795/person based on double occupancy. Add 18% single suppliment. Add $350 for Michelin-3 Star Experience (please advise on booking). $500 per person deposit required on booking. Final Payment 60 days prior to tour start date.

Discover the beauty and luxurious liquids of the Loire and Alsace. The journey begins in Sancerre – the legendary wine region known for its steely Sauvignon Blanc – then winds its way through towards Tours where vines overlook grand chateaux. To finish the tour we head to Alsace for stunning views, gorgeous drops of wine […]

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Exclusive Tour to Tuscany, Cinque Terre and Salento

When: Mon, Oct 01, 2018 - Sat, Oct 13, 2018
Where: Brindisi, BR, Italy
Cost: $3920/person based on double occupancy. $4350/person based on single occupancy.

The tour, hosted in partnership with the Amici del Vino is by personal invitation of the Marquis Piero Antinori. To say Antinori is a legend is an understatement. Antinori, led the modern renaissance of the Italian wine industry by defiantly refusing to make sub-standard wines according to government regulations. His Tignanello and Solaia wines are some […]

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Best of Italy – Tuscany, Umbria & Cinque Terre featuring exclusive Antinori Winery visits

When: Sun, Oct 15, 2017 - Mon, Jun 26, 2017
Where: Fiumicino, Rome, Italy
Cost: 3999 per person based on double occupany

  This exclusive tour, led by Rodolfo Meloni, features visits to 4 Antinori Wineries (Guado Al Tasso, Tignanello, Castello Sala in Orvieto and their new state of the art winery in Val di Pesa)  including a lunch hosted by none other than the Marquis Piero Antinori along with visits to Florence, Pisa, Siena, Assisi, the […]

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Taste of Spain

When: Tue, May 30, 2017 - Wed, Jun 07, 2017
Where: Madrid-Barajas Airport, Avenida de la Hispanidad, Madrid, Spain
Cost: $3495 per person based on double occupancy. Does not include flight.

Includes: 8 night’s accommodation 8 Breakfasts 6 dinners (with wine) – one evening consists of an evening of tapas dining 6 lunches Flamenco Guided tours of Burgos & Madrid 2 Cooking Classes Winery tours and more Day 1 – Tuesday, May 30th – Welcome to Spain   We’ll begin our tour with a mid-afternoon meeting at Madrid’s […]

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Best of Italy – Puglia 2017

When: Mon, Jun 05, 2017 - Mon, Jun 12, 2017
Where: Bari, Italy
Cost: $2900/person (based on double occupancy). Flight not included.

Discover the unspoiled beauty of Puglia with Rodolfo Meloni, head of the Amici del Vino, the Italian Wine Soceity. Our base for the week is a four-star residence resort near Gallipoli. During our week there we will travel by chartered bus to explore beautiful Salento, elected by National Geographic and Lonely Planet as a top […]

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Taste of Burgundy & Champagne – SOLD OUT

When: Sat, Oct 22, 2016 - Mon, Oct 31, 2016
Where: Burgundy, France
Cost: Price: $3,295/person (18% single supplement)

This tour to beautiful, historic France features visits to the best wine-making regions of Burgundy & Champagne. Dine on French cuisine at fantastic local restaurants, learn the history of well-known French landmarks, and have time to explore the villages on your own. Multiple vineyard visits and wine tastings will allow you to experience the best […]

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“Best of Italy” Sardinia & Corsica – SOLD OUT

When: Sat, Oct 01, 2016 - Fri, Oct 14, 2016
Where: Sardinia, Italy
Cost: $3,999/person (add $480 for single occupancy)

Experience 7 nights in Corsica and 7 nights in Sardinia on this Best of Italy tour, organized by the Halifax Italian Wine Society. Like sparring siblings, French Corsica and Italian Sardinia are similar in many ways. Both are extremely beautiful and both deserve a visit. The Greeks used to call Corsica “Kalliste” (the most beautiful […]

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Taste of Tuscany – SOLD OUT

When: Sat, May 14, 2016 - Sat, May 21, 2016
Where: Tuscany, Italy
Cost: $2,995/person (18% single supplement)

Live life “With Zest” with our Wine & Food Basics Tour of Tuscany. This is the perfect opportunity for a group of friends to have a Tuscany wine and food experience. This small group tour (up to 12 people) features a range of experiences including cooking classes, winery visits, guided tours and more.   Tour […]

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Taste of Campania & Amalfi – SOLD OUT

When: Sat, May 21, 2016 - Sat, May 28, 2016
Where: Campania, Italy
Cost: Price: $3995/person (18% single supplement)

This trip has been designed for those with a taste for life and a passion for food and wine. This tour is for those that want to enjoy the good life. Come explore Campania’s marvellous coastline, fresh ingredients including a cornucopia of seafood, simple pizzas and salads made with Buffalo Mozzarella. We invite you to […]

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