Taste the Adventure Adults

Taste the Adventure Adults

We are delighted to offer our Brand New Option for Adults! 

France Market Tours! 

When: September 14th - September 23rd, 2024 

Where: Poudenas, France 

Trip Description:

Embark on a culinary adventure through the heart of Gascony, a region celebrated for its rich gastronomic heritage and picturesque landscapes. This exclusive 10-day tour, based in the charming village of Poudenas, offers a perfect blend of market explorations, hands-on cooking classes, and delightful regional experiences. Guests will immerse themselves in the vibrant local culture, savoring the finest produce and specialties from the renowned markets of Gascony.

Why September is the Best Time to Visit: September is an ideal month to explore France, particularly Gascony, due to its mild and pleasant weather, which is perfect for outdoor activities and market visits. The summer crowds have dwindled, allowing for a more relaxed and intimate experience of the region. The harvest season is in full swing, offering an abundance of fresh, seasonal produce and the opportunity to witness traditional harvest festivals and events.

Local Markets: Experience the bustling markets in Lavardac, Condom, Mezin, Eauze, Vianne, Nerac, and Agen, each offering unique regional specialties, from fresh produce to artisanal goods.

Gastronomy: Indulge in Gascony's renowned culinary delights, including foie gras, duck confit, and a variety of cheeses, paired with local wines and Armagnac. Scenic Trails and Poolside

Relaxation: Enjoy the serene trails around Poudenas and unwind by the pool at your vacation home, taking in the tranquil rural scenery.

This thoughtfully curated tour promises an unforgettable experience, blending culinary delights with cultural immersion in one of France's most enchanting regions.

Regional Highlights:

Armagnac Region: Known for its exquisite brandy, Armagnac, which has been labeled “AOC” or Appellation d'origine contrôlée, since 1936. The region extends through the departments of Gers, L'Est des Landes, and the south of Lot-et-Garonne.

Chateau de Poudenas: A historic chateau offering a glimpse into the region's noble past and stunning architecture.

Seviac Roman Villa: Explore the ancient Roman site with its impressive mosaics and historical significance.

Activities: Swimming in the pool, walking the scenic trails, horse riding

Weather Considerations: September in Gascony is typically warm and pleasant, ideal for outdoor activities.

Meals Provided:

Breakfast: Daily

Lunch: Most days

Dinner: All dinners provided except one evening where guests will dine out with provided suggestions.

Transportation:

Guests will have cars for day trips and exploring the area.

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*Photos below from Previous trips*

Market Tours of France 2024