NW Travel's Upcoming Tours

Each tour is a unique experience. Our groups are small, and your trip is spectacular.

Montepulciano

Hill Towns and Wine of Tuscany
April 2024
A private villa in the heart of Tuscany. Cellar visits and wine tasting combined with visits to the hill towns of Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, San Gimignano, and Siena. Two weeks from which to choose.

Rhone

Rhone River Cruise
May 2024
Hosted by these Washington Winemakers:
Chris Peterson of Avennia Winery
Peggy & John Bigelow of JM Cellars
Sean Boyd of Rotie Cellars
Morgan Lee of Two Vintners
There is no better way to see France than from the top deck of a 5-star vessel sailing up the Rhone River. Fantastic wine, ancient and modern architecture, outstanding cuisine, incredible history, and unspoiled natural beauty.

Lyon at night

Rhone River Cruise
May/June 2024
Due to the overwhelming popularity of the cruise scheduled on May 12th, a second departure is now available featuring these Washington wineries

Mari Womack of Damsel Cellars
Freddy Arredondo of Cave B Estate Winery
Erica Lindsay of Succession Wines
Andrew Latta of Latta Wines

Erik Segelbaum-Advanced Sommelier and Food and Wine Magazine 2019 Sommelier of the Year will enhance our on-board educational component.

Ireland

Ireland Music, History & Heritage Tour
August/September 2024
Four tour dates from which to choose!
This itinerary features a wonderful combination of music, local entertainment, unique beverages, and natural beauty. After an initial two nights in Dublin, most of the tour will be spent in the west in small towns and rural areas. 

Ritsurin Garden, Japan

Gardens of Japan with Ciscoe Morris
October/November 2024
Eleven nights in Japan featuring gardens and historic sites in Fukuoka, Beppu, Osaka, Kyoto, Nara, and Hiroshima. Optional Post-Japan tour to Taipei, Taiwan.

South Africa Wine, Heritage, Safari, and the Garden Route
Two departures, January 2025
A perfect combination for a tour of the Western Cape and Kariega Game Reserve. 11 nights sampling South African Wine, experiencing Cape Town’s history, & three nights in the bush with multiple game drives per day¬†

Mykonos

Small Ship Cruising through the Greek Isles
April 25th to May 2nd, 2025 May 2nd to May 9th, 2025
From Lavrion (Athens) to Santorini and reverse for week two.
A chartered 50-passenger Island-Hopping Experience aboard Elixir Cruise Lines Elysium. Book now!

River Cruise on the Loire River

River Cruise on France’s Loire River
May 25 to May 30, 2025
Pre-cruise to Bordeaux
May 22 to May 25
Post-cruise to Normandy
May 30 to June 2
A chartered cruise on France’s last wild river, featuring Washington Winemakers Chris Peterson of Avennia Winery and Todd Alexander of Force Majeure Winery