We have the perfect recipe for your holiday!

Memorable holidays, prepared to suit your tastes and timetable, are our specialty. You'll love the range and flexibility of our tailormade holidays.


Or, if you’d prefer an escorted tour, we have schedules in France and Italy ready for you to book today. Sensational regional dishes, biking, cooking schools, excellent wines and great company – the choices are all yours.


Dream up a customised holiday in your country of choice.

"We’re all having an absolute blast!

On bullet train now to Tokyo ... everything surprisingly easy thanks to your good info." 

                                                                                   Diane Rackham, Auckland

"Thanks for the organisation of such a fabulous itinerary .

We have had a blast – I’ve maxed out the camera’s Storage card, so look forward to thinning down the photos to share some with you in future."

Jan and Robbie, Auckland

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"Fantastic, well researched, personalised options provided by a very experienced team. Wouldn't plan any trip to Europe without their involvement, even if just a short personal journey - places they know about we'd never have found."

Mike Jeffcoat, Auckland

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We have the perfect recipe for your holiday!


At The Active Gourmet Travel, we design active holidays for people
who love good food, good wine, and discovering special places.


Contact Gail today by email or freephone:    0800 023 663


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