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Welcome to Riviera Travel. From 2019, although Taste Breaks will not be operating, you will still be able to indulge your senses on one of Riviera Travel's European city breaks or uncover a wealth of gastronomic delights in our collection of Personalise Your Holiday experiences.

City Breaks

Get away for as little as £199pp

A few days away may not seem like a long time, but a city break may be just what you need to relax and recharge your batteries. Whether it’s culture, cuisine or adventure you’re seeking, our city breaks are the perfect way of discovering the heart of a country without the need to organise the details yourself. On a city break with Riviera Travel every little detail is planned for you, from your return Eurostar or flights, to the hotel accommodation, transfers and daily itinerary.

Row of coloured houses in Bruges, city break from £249pp

Bruges Highlights

  • Visit to Ypres including the thought-provoking First World War battlefields
  • Guided walking tour of historic Bruges
  • Visit to a traditional chocolatier

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Eiffel Tower by Seine River in Paris, city break from £199pp

Paris Highlights

  • Comprehensive sightseeing tour of Paris & Paris ‘By Night’ tour 
  • Visit to the town of Versailles
  • Visit to picturesque Montmartre & the Sacré-Coeur 

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Krakow main square in evening - city break from £429pp

Krakow Highlights

  • Guided walking tour of the medieval city
  • Visit to Wawel, the castle district
  • Visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau (included but optional)

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Row of gondolas moored in Venice - city break from £549pp

Venice Highlights

  • Guided walking tours Venice & the Jewish quater
  • Entrance to St Mark's Basilica & Doge's Palace
  • Visit to Murano with glassblowing demonstration

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Reischtag by the River Spree in Berlin, city break from £599pp

Berlin & Dresden Highlights

  • Guided tours of Berlin, Dresden & Meissen
  • Guided tour of Colditz Castle
  • Visit to world-famous porcelain studio in Meissen

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Two towers of Bologna, city break from £649pp

Bologna, Parma & Ravenna Highlights

  • Guided tours of Bologna, Parma & Ravenna
  • Learn how Parma Ham is cured by a family producer, with tasting
  • Discover how Modena’s famed balsamic vinegar is made, with tasting
  • Visit to the Ferrari Museum in Maranello

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Trevi Fountain in Rome, city break from £649pp

Rome Highlights

  • Guided sight-seeing tour of 'baroque' Rome & a tour of 'ancient' Rome
  • Visits to the Colosseum & the Forum
  • Visit to the Villa Borghese

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Personalise Your Holiday

Culinary experiences from £35pp

The world is a melting pot of mouth-watering flavours waiting to be savoured, and while our itineraries include so much, we also offer a wide range of additional experiences to ensure you have every opportunity to embrace the places we visit. Try your hand at mastering the culinary delights of the Mediterranean with local cooks or simply indulge in a sumptuous afternoon tea in an iconic luxury hotel. We also offer a choice of dining options on some tours, so you can have dinner in your hotel or dine independently to unearth the area’s gastronomic treasures.


Wooden bowl of olives and bottles of oil in Crete

Country Walk and Olive Oil Tasting - from £40pp

Take a relaxing walk through the charming villages of Gavalochori and Douliana, visiting a folklore museum and an olive oil factory for a tour and tasting. A light lunch is included at a traditional taverna.

See our escorted tour of Western Crete

An Authentic Home-Dining Experience in Bologna - from £58pp

Savour an authentic home-cooked meal of Bolognese classics in the 16th-century apartment of your local host, a passionate traveller and wine expert. You’ll discover Bologna’s rich culinary tradition, help with the preparation and dine together.

See our escorted tour of Bologna, Parma & Ravenna

Enjoy Afternoon Tea with Fantastic Views in Madeira - from £35pp

Indulge in freshly baked scones, pastries and sandwiches with your choice of hot tea or refreshing Champagne, all from the terrace of an iconic luxury hotel with splendid harbour views.
See our escorted tour of Madeira, the Pearl of the Atlantic

Scones, cakes and strawberries afternoon tea


Berlin TV Tower

Dine in Berlin TV Tower’s Revolving Restaurant - from £75pp

Skip the queues and ascend straight to your reserved table in Berlin’s tallest building. Soak up the incredible vistas while enjoying your delicious two-course dinner, accompanied by three glasses of wine. 
See our escorted tour of Berlin, Dresden, Meissen & Colditz

Venetian ‘cicchetti’ and Wine Walking Tour by Night - from £60pp

Join our walking tour for a taste of ‘cicchetti’ culture. We seek out traditional osterias favoured by locals to sample Venetian tapas, best enjoyed with some wine while standing at the bar and as you discover the city’s culinary secrets.

See our escorted tour of Venice: Classic & Undiscovered

Enjoy a Moroccan Gastronomic Experience - from £36pp

Attend La Maison Arabe’s world-renowned cooking workshop, where a professional chef will teach you how to create a delicious and authentic Moroccan dish. Then you’ll feast on your culinary creations with your fellow cooks.

See our escorted tour of Marrakesh & the Atlas Mountains

Table of tagines, vegetables and spices at La Maison Arabe cooking class Marrakech


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01283 742 300

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Email: info@rivieratravel.co.uk

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