From Palette to Palate - Terms & Conditions
24-30 August, 2019 - 7 days / 6 nights


3250€ per person - in shared accommodations - min 8 – max 12 participants

(does not include obligatory Taste membership fee of 25€)


TASTE is a non-profit association under the French law of 1901. All activities organised for TASTE TOURS (the travel branch of TASTE) are for members and so membership is a requirement for participation in the tour, which may be paid separately via our Payment page. In order to operate this tour, we need a minimum of 8 paying members. To hold accommodations and services, we will need to pay deposits. These deposits will be refunded, minus a service fee of 75€, if we do not reach the minimum number of participants.

The cost of this 7 day tour is 3250€ per person double occupancy, inclusive of accommodations in a private castle with en-suite bathrooms, transportation, driver guide services, round trip train to Bergerac, all meals including 6 breakfasts, 6 dinners, 4 lunches, daily watercolour workshops, cooking classes, wine tastings and vineyard visits and all entrances for activities included in the itinerary.


Booking & Payments

In order to book on to this tour, a deposit of 1250€ is required to confirm your participation. Credit card payment for deposits will confirm your participation at the time of booking and full payment will be due 12 weeks prior to departure. If you book on to the tour within the 12-week period, full payment will be required. Payment can be paid in full at any time prior to the 12-week cut off, but a schedule of payments in pre-arranged intervals is also possible. Please see our payment page on our website.



If for any reason it is necessary to cancel a reservation, the following will apply:

  • Cancellations more than 12 weeks before departure: loss of deposit

  • Cancellations between 12 and 10 weeks of departure: deposit + 30% of full payments made

  • Cancellations between 10 and 8 weeks of departure: deposit + 50% of full payments made

  • Cancellations within 8 weeks of departure: full loss of payments made.


Changes to the itinerary

The descriptions of this tour is subject to change and is not legally binding. TASTE TOURS reserves the right to change the itinerary if any service, restaurant, accommodation mentioned is not available or cannot accommodate us and will strive to replace the service, restaurant, accommodation with a comparable service, restaurant, accommodation.

We recommend you take out travel insurance covering medical expenses, personal accident, cancellation and personal property.


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