For the price of your morning commute, you could be exploring quaint medieval European towns
September 17, 2008 - G Adventures, the world’s leading adventure tour operator, has expanded its European tours with an exciting new line up of trips that won’t break the bank including Sicilian Volcano Trail, Paris to Barcelona Adventure and The Garden of France.
“Our trips offer excellent value for money and with the rising costs of living these days, travellers may discover it’s often cheaper to travel with G Adventures than to stay home!” says Bruce Poon Tip, CEO of G Adventures. “For the price of a tank of gas, they could be hiking through Cinque Terre or enjoying a wine tasting in a French vineyard.
“We have created these special small group tours for our travellers to enjoy the culture, romance and historical richness of Europe, all led by our expert tour leaders.”
G Adventures is also pleased to offer travellers the opportunity to save 10% off of all new 2009 Europe trips booked by November 15, 2008 for travel by May 31, 2009. Please quote the promo code when booking: New Europe trips 2009.
New Europe trips include:
Paris to Barcelona Adventure
This two week trip includes a full day sightseeing tour of the glamorous city of Paris, a visit to one of Bordeaux’s world-renowned wineries for wine tasting, the “pink city” of Toulouse, tiny Andorra, and Spain’s social and cultural centre – Barcelona.
For more information: http://www.gadventures.com/tour/EFPB
France to Italy Adventure
Travellers will have the opportunity to taste some of the local wines in Burgundy, wander the spectacular walled town of Avignon, and soak up the sun on the Cote d'Azure's cosmopolitan capital, Nice. Other highlights of this 13-day adventure include a day trip to Monaco, a coastal walk in stunning Cinque Terre, where five little villages are built into the rocks between the beach and the hills, the museums of Florence and the bustling Italian capital of Rome.
For more information: www.gadventures.com/tour/EFIA
The Garden of France
On this 8-day adventure, travellers will visit Loire castles including impressive Chenonceau and Chambord, renowned for its fairytale architecture. While in Tours, they will have the opportunity to taste the world famous Loire Valley wines on a tour of the local wine cellars. As well, travellers will enjoy a variety of optional activities including spending the day in medieval Chinon, visiting fascinating castles or hiring a bike to cycle along the river.
For more information: www.gadventures.com/tour/EFGF
The Best of Tuscany
Over 10 days, travellers will explore magnificent Florence, enjoy free time in magical Lucca, pose at the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa, discover Siena’s unique piazzas, and top it off with wine tasting in the beautiful Tuscan countryside.
For more information: www.gadventures.com/tour/EIBT
Sicilian Volcano Trail
This adventure is filled with Mediterranean villages, black sand beaches, and unforgettable hikes over 3 active volcanoes: Vulcano; Stromboli, one of the most active volcanoes in the world; and mighty Etna, Europe's highest active volcano. Thermal hot springs, sunset treks and educational hikes are all part of this unique 8-day trip.
For more information: www.gadventures.com/tour/EISV
For a full list of new trips, please visit http://www.gadventures.com/new.