Culinary Excursion by minivan or by bus:


The Gourmet Excursion :


Villages & Delicacies


in Italian Liguria




Description :

A day trip by minivan or bus to Italy and the charming Liguria where authentic villages and delights of gastronomy abound, amongst them local products (wines, olive oils, cheeses, delicatessen) and exceptional handcraftsmen (restaurateur, pastry chef, manufacturer of fresh pasta, gnocchi & ravioli).

The best of Liguria will be approached by a food & wine thematic with a foodie expert of the area, to satisfy all kind of gourmets and bon-vivant, surrounded by wonderfull scenaries of Italian Riviera and alps mountains through Ventimiglia, Dolceacqua and more enchanting sites.

Highlights :

  • Wonderful landscapes, sightseeings and authentics villages
  • The best italian ligurian specialities and local products (wines, cheeses, olive oils, delicatessen, pastries)
  • A lunch in an excellent typical restaurant (5-6-7 courses)
  • A guide expert in food and local of this area who know the villages very well
  • Very astonishing medieval village like Dolceacqua and more with surprisingly rich patrimony
  • A 4D photo-cinema experience to see in 30 mn the best natural spots, ruins, flora and fauna with sounds and special effects


Details :

We will leave Nice (or the place of your choice) early in the morning to the Italian border and its first town Ventimiglia for a first gourmet stop to discover incredible flavors thanks to an outstanding pastry.

After tasting several delicious delicacies with really special espresso coffee or a dense hot Italian chocolate or a marocchino (new fashion hot drink in italy), we will visit some Italian craftsmen at the forefront of their field (ice cream maker, pasta or cheese maker, delicatessen).

Let's then fly on the road to the real gem of village, highlight of the region, called Dolceacqua, labyrinth of delicate alleys full of hidden treasures. We will taste the crème de la crème of local olive oil and wines (from a unique grape variety of the country) that gain prestige and renown each year. To make your stomach rest before lunch, we will take advantage of a surprising 3D cinematographic-photographic workshop, an extra-sensory adventure exploring the treasures of this unique valley digging into the Alps, our 5 senses will be awakened.

In Dolceacqua, we will lunch in a small charming restaurant and delicious local specialties, tasting the best local recipes, from starters to desserts.

After a short digestive walk to discover the old medieval town with notorious architectural treasures such as the Old Renaissance Bridge & the Castle.

In the afternoon, we will discover a new exceptional village higher up in the valley, we will unveil to you which and tastings or visits possible when you ask us by mail or phone your will to reserve this tour, to adapt the rest of the program to the closest to your desires.


Length : Full-Day (8h-9h)

Price per group :

From 2 to 7 people: 700 € (minivan transport, driver and local & professional guide)

From 8 to 15 people: 800 € (minibus transport, driver and local & professional guide)

From 15 to 55 people: 950 € (bus transport, driver and local & professional guide)

+ Tastings and services 30 € / person

+ Typical Restaurant Cuisine Ligure 25 € / person: min. 3 starters + 2-3 first dishes (fresh pasta, ravioli or risottos) + 2-3 second dishes (meat or fish) + dessert + digestive


Guide Conférencier National Agreed by French Ministery of Tourism and Culture