Award winning Off the Beaten Path Loire Valley Tours voted best small group tours in France for active travelers by Conde Nast Traveler, Forbes Traveler, CNN Traveller, The New York Times and Travel & Leisure!
(PRWEB) March 25, 2010 -- Come travel the back roads of France's Loire Valley with Off the Beaten Path to discover the spectacular history of Loire Valley castles and to experience Touraine culinary traditions. This 6 day/5 night, personalized, small group tour features fun and fact filled guided tours of Loire Valley castles of Chambord, Chenonceau, Cheverny, Blois, Amboise, Villandry and Azay-le-Rideau. Learn about French traditions, culture and Loire Valley cuisine during private, hands-on cooking classes and demonstrations with culinary friends; award winning, celebrity Master and Michelin Star Chefs. Indulge in tasting local Touraine wines from Chinon, Bourgeuil, Sancerre to name a few, and savoring artisan cheeses throughout the trip. To top off this cultural and gourmet extravaganza, float over the Loire Valley castles and countryside during a sunset hot air ballooning excursion! Plus at the end of each day, sleep like a king in a second empire castle (chateau).
Who are Off the Beaten Path Loire Valley Tours designed for?
No experience necessary...Off the Beaten Path Loire Valley Tours are designed for travelers interested in a small group tour that includes a variety of engaging activities (cooking classes, castle tours, wine and cheese tasting, hot air ballooning), leisure time, professional and knowledgeable tour guides, luxurious accommodations and sumptuous meals. It's vacation and our tours are all about having fun, enjoying new experiences and being active!
The Details & 2010 Tour Dates:
Loire Valley Tours - 6 Days/5 Nights:
About Off the Beaten Path, LLC:
Unrivaled expertise within France set Off the Beaten Path, LLC (OTBP) a part from non-France based and multi-destination tour companies. Off the Beaten Path, LLC is American owned and operated. And for over 15 years, the company has been offering engaging trips in France that offer the best and most inspiring itineraries throughout the French countryside. France is OTBP's sole focus and our specialty! Travelers and publications alike rate Off the Beaten Path Tours the BEST active, small group tours in France. Whether you're a seasoned small group tour traveler or new to the small group tour scene, Off the Beaten Path tours offer fun and enriching local French experiences and activities for everyone, experiences and activities that are not available to the public or other tour companies. Read More about Off the Beaten Path, LLC.
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