(PRWEB) August 25, 2004
Off the Beaten Path LLC, an American tour company offering active, affinity tours of France, announced today the details of its exclusive, small group, 2005 "Best Adventures in ProvenceÂ Gourmet & Wine, Active Cultural Tour program. The company will be offering the ultimate French gourmet and wine cultural experience in Provence through its interactive program where guests participate in their vacation! The company's Provence program is comprised of a patchwork of activities that allow guests to discover the heart of this sun- basked region sprinkled with medieval villages, artisan workshops, culinary hide-a-ways and prized markets, under the expert guidance of professional, Off the Beaten Path guides who are European-Americans living in France.
The Provence tours include a cultural theme walk of the Calanques of Cassis along the Mediterranean coast, a Provencal pottery workshop in the Haut-Languedoc, wine tasting at one of the regionÂs top producers in Les Baux de Provence, gourmet discovery during a hands-on, Provence theme cooking class, a ÂfromagerieÂ (cheese maker) tour, cheese tasting, exploration of the Roman Ruins in Arles, and shopping at the famous Provencal markets. Additionally, travelers enjoy luxury French accommodations at a four-star luxury hotel, l'Atelier des Images, in the heart of historic St. Remy, along with gourmet dining daily.
An active, small group, seven-day tour program of cultural discovery in Frederic Mistral's "Empire of the Sun!" Provence is a magical region of artists and artisans that comes alive during our week of activities and excursions. Our "Best Adventures in Provence" offer guests an experience of relaxing and truly appreciating the slower pace of the southern French people.
The company offers scheduled departures f(or its Provence tour program for the following 2005 dates: May 30-June 5, June 27-July 3, September 12-18 or October 10-16. Custom or private group departures are available on request for groups of four persons or more traveling together. Tour priced from US $3,280-US $3,498 pp double occupancy.
About Off the Beaten Path LLC
Off the Beaten Path, LLC is an American owned company offering quality small group tours of France. Each Off the Beaten Path tour program is a one-of-a-kind masterpiece that unfolds one scene at a time over the period of five to seven days depending on the program selected. Travelers learn about regional traditions, customs and culture through daily participation in activities and excursions designed by Off the Beaten Path's team of local experts. Comprised of the company's personally designed theme walks, interactive cultural activities, gourmet discovery of regional cuisine, wine appreciation activities (wine workshops, cellar tours, wine tasting), hands-on cooking excursions (cooking class with famous French Chefs, cheese/bread), shopping at traditional markets and artisan craft fairs, theme workshops (pottery/painting/photography) and cheese and foie gras tasting, Off the Beaten Path delivers a unique and personalized experience during each regionally specific tour program. Whether choosing Provence, the Loire Valley, Dordogne, the Bordeaux wine region, Burgundy, Beaujolais & Lyon (Rhone Valley), Alsace, the Greater Southwest, French Riviera or Paris for that perfect vacation in France, Off the Beaten Path LLC tour program itineraries surprise travelers every time with a culturally enriching, interactive, personalized and fun experience that far exceeds every expectation!
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