The Gourmet’s Escape: Culinary Specialties of Liguria and the Côte d’Azur

The Gourmet’s Escape: Culinary Specialties of Liguria and the Côte d’Azur

 

We are ready to delight your palate with the most flavorful specialties of Liguria and the Côte d’Azur on this gastronomic tour focused on sampling typical local products, having lunch in traditional restaurants and visiting museums.

Treat yourself to a journey amongst the most authentic colors, flavors and aromas of the two legendary Rivieras, traveling through villages rich in history and art, thanks to the excursions organized by Nyala Wonder Travel.

 

PACKAGE TOUR Culinary Specialties of Liguria and the Côte d’Azur (3 DAYS – 2 NIGHTS) 

1st day

Arrival in the afternoon with check-in at hotel.

For your dinner we have reserved a table at one of the most prestigious restaurants of the location you have chosen for your hotel, where you will be able to sample the aromas and flavors of Ligurian cuisine.

Return to hotel, overnight stay.

2nd day – Nice and the gourmet trail on the Côte d’Azur

Transfer to Nice in the morning, where you can visit the Lascaris Palace, built in 1648 in Genovese Baroque style by the Lascaris-Ventimille family, with a beautiful façade consisting of balconies and balustrades decorated with garlands of flowers. Not to be missed is the famous Promenade des Anglais, the Place Massena and Saleya Boulevard with its typical bistros.

You are free at lunch to taste specialties from the cuisine of Nice, with the suggestion that you visit the legendary Café de Turin in place Garibaldi, temple of sea food and oysters.
In the afternoon we invite you to continue on to the port area of Nice to visit Confiserie Florian to find out about the production of specialties from the south of France: you will see how fruit and flowers are transformed into real gourmet treats, and also how they make the chocolates and sweets that are the essence of Provence.

Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight stay.

3rd day – Imperia, city of olive oil

Transfer to Imperia in the morning to visit the Museo dell’Olivo (Olive Museum) belonging to the Carli Brothers Company. Unique both for its originality and its contents this museum celebrates the symbolic and cultural value of the most ancient tree cultivated by man. Proceeding through six thousand years of history of Mediterranean civilization, typical environments connected with olive oil production have been recreated in the museum’s galleries.

You are free for lunch in a typical local restaurant to sample some of the local specialties of Imperia, accompanied by some good local wine.

Departure in the early afternoon.

More information on Culinary Specialties of Liguria and the Côte d’Azur

Our offer includes:

  • Accommodation in hotel with double room.
  • A dinner at a restaurant in the town you have chosen to stay in, and a dinner at the hotel.
  • Entrance to the attractions mentioned in the program.

Our offer does not include:

  • Round trips travel, transfers to the locations mentioned in the program, and anything that is not included in “our offer includes”.
  • Lunches and dinners are to be chosen from the menu of the day or the sampling menu offered by the chef. A la carte drinks or plates are to be paid for on the spot.
  • The suggested tours in the program are considered to be free, i.e. without the services of a guide.