Slovenia to Macedonia Real Food Adventure

Visit operator website

Run by: Intrepid

Reference number: ZMZMC

From: £3705.00

If it’s a gourmet feast you want, a gourmet feast you shall get! This food-inspired escapade through Slovenia, Croatia, Kosovo, Albania, Montenegro and Macedonia includes visits to salt pans, a truffle farm, wineries, fishing villages and more. Discover why Istria is considered one of the world's leading producers of quality olive oil; eat mouth-watering, slow-cooked meat cooked Dalmatian-style under a metal bell; and raise a glass of refosk (Slovenian wine) or slivovitz (plum brandy) and shout ‘zivjeli!’ to the simple, home-style cuisine this region is famous for. Highlights/r/n
  • Explore the major foodie regions of Istria (prsut ham, olive oils, wine, truffles) and Dalmatia (sheep’s milk cheese, lamb, maraschino cherrys)
  • Delve into the diverse world of food that lies beneath Slovenia’s fairytale landscape, and find out why this country has more than 20 distinct culinary regions
  • Get to know some of the emerging heroes of the Eastern European wine scene – teran, refosk, grk, marastina, and kurtelaška bijela (and try to pronounce them after a few glasses)
  • Discover why the Balkans are the next big thing in food – drink boza, rakija and wine, and taste pinjur, makalo, bieno cheese, ckembe corba and more in this adventurous foodie destination
  • Learn how to make the regional specialty of pastries with local village women in Janche
  • Meet a local beekeeper and get the buzz on honey in a bee master class
  • Taste one of the newest players on the world wine scene – sample Macedonia’s finest drops with a celebrated local expert
  • Explore a world hams and cheeses in a centuries-old smokehouse, and olive oil in local farm outside of Kotor

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
11/05/2019 02/06/2019 4 £3705.00
25/05/2019 16/06/2019 8 £3705.00
15/06/2019 07/07/2019 9 £3705.00
20/07/2019 11/08/2019 10 £3705.00
17/08/2019 08/09/2019 12 £3705.00
24/08/2019 15/09/2019 9 £3705.00
07/09/2019 29/09/2019 10 £3705.00
14/09/2019 06/10/2019 9 £3705.00

** If you see this next to a price, a specific price in your currency has not been provided, this is an estimated-only price based on a currency conversion, the price you pay may be different to that shown

Get inspiration every week into your inbox!

Sign up to our weekly Trip Finder email and get a selection of the best trips to feed your Wanderlust