Explore All the Ways to Whet Your Appetite with
the Xanterra Travel Collection.
Do you consider yourself a foodie? Do you plan your vacations around great meals? Do you have a taste for epicurean adventure? Then whet your appetite on all of the ways to plan a culinary getaway with the Xanterra Travel Collection. Bon appétit!
Any cruise ship can take you around the world. Windstar gets you close enough that you can walk in the steps of the people who bring these places to life and experience their full flavors, with beautifully appointed all-suite and sailing yachts, heartfelt genuine service, great excursions, and even better food. At Windstar, they pride themselves on exceptional, healthy, locally sourced and inspired, culinary experiences from ship to shore. Whether you’re dining on board or visiting a local market with their chef, Windstar allows you to savor destinations like never before.
Burgundy’s historic, bucolic and culinary treasures are uncorked on this delightful journey. Spinning from Lyon to Dijon—two UNESCO-designated marvels—you’ll cycle a countryside bursting with grapes for the region’s celebrated wines, explore masterpieces of medieval urban planning, roll past charming stone villages and along riverbanks, and more. Since 1971, Vermont-based VBT has been devoted to providing extraordinary experiences for active travelers in destinations around the world, and their Burgundy Biking Wine Tour is a classic bike tour that is vintage VBT.
Savor Italy’s Piedmont Region with Country Walkers
Piedmont—whose vineyard landscape is a recently designated UNESCO World Heritage site—is a feast of Italian culture and cuisine; experience its bounty with Vermont-based Country Walkers, with whom every trail tells a story. For 40 years the company has been leading off-the-beaten-path adventures on foot with expert local guides, providing guests immersive cultural moments complemented by stays in unique boutique accommodations. Discover why walking is a great way to experience the world.
Discover the South’s Flavors with Holiday Vacations
Southern cuisine – it’s not just “buy it and fry it.” Discover the South’s deep history of culinary innovation while traveling from San Antonio to New Orleans with Holiday Vacations. Since 1973, thousands of people have experienced carefully planned, value-priced itineraries with Wisconsin-based Holiday Vacations. What started as a small company providing motorcoach tours to Midwest travelers has grown into a nationwide provider of guided vacations to more than 65 destinations worldwide.
When we travel to places near and far all of our senses are ignited. The sights and sounds of new experiences leave an indelible mark on hearts and minds. But to taste your way around the world is an experience that truly connects you to the people and culture of newfound places in ways nothing else can. Whether you’re planning your next adventure or dreaming of your last trip, here are some of Xanterra’s favorite destinations to savor, without ever leaving the comfort of your own kitchen.