Get ready to let loose the waistbands and make room for some delicious eats if you are headed out on one of Insight Vacations’ Luxury Gold’s journeys.
of the cornerstones of each Luxury Gold vacation is exceptional dining
that goes beyond the expected experiences on a guided vacation.
The Luxury Gold travel experience begins with food. Guests are invited to a welcome dinner where they are encouraged to relax, meet and greet fellow guests and get to know your Traveling Concierge.
Dining experiences are nothing short of
exquisite. In fact, many Luxury Gold journeys include lunch or dinner at
a Michelin-star restaurant. For example, on the Majestic Switzerland
itinerary, guests are invited to experience La Ferme de l’Hospital, a
17th-century farmhouse that offers a creative menu featuring fresh,
seasonal ingredients and a selection of local wines.MORE Tour Operator
In Ireland, travelers on the Ultimate Ireland journey can sample classic French cuisine with a taste of Ireland at L’Ecrivain, which is noted as one of Dublin’s best restaurants.
evenings are another way dining takes front and center on each
itinerary. Luxury Gold seeks to wow guests with stand-out culinary
experiences, both at restaurants or at impressive locations with special
ambiance or outstanding views.
In India, for example, guests
enjoy candlelight dining and centuries-old recipes at Restaurant 1135
AD, which transports them back in time to the opulence of royal
Insight Vacations’ Luxury Gold journeys also go beyond
just dining to include immersive culinary experiences that further
connect guests to the local culture.
Dine at Home Opportunities with EatWith
Luxury Gold has partnered with EatWith, a company that facilitates in-home dining experiences with local families.
Italy, guests can dine with EatWith host Debra, who cooks handmade
dishes from her nonna’s cookbook. She pairs the dishes with wine picks
from her daughter, a sommelier.
Gold guests also have the opportunity to learn from local chefs who
share their skills and knowledge with the group in an immersive culinary
On the Ultimate Italy itinerary, guests prepare Tuscan cuisine at the Villa Dianella. The country house was once part of the Medici family, and the masterclass reveals local secrets behind the creation of classic dishes such as handmade pasta and tiramisu.
Your Choice Evening
Traveling Concierge helps create a seamless journey for Luxury Gold
travelers, but they are also at the ready to recommend top culinary
experiences for guests. On the Your Choice Evening, the concierge can
help travelers craft their very own, unique and memorable dining
In the modern and “epicurious” city of Krakow,
recommendations Restaurant Wesele in the city’s Main Square, which
offers a folksy decor and the best dumplings in town.