Butterfield & Robinson 2023 Adventures

Slow down and see the world.

Take in breathtaking views as you weave through vineyards and past sparkling waters. Feel the salty sea breeze while racing ahead or while strolling sublime coasts. Whether you want wildlife, city, or countryside, you’ll always wash it down with the finest local wines and cuisine. Between one-of-a-kind stays, exclusive access and local friendly faces, these Scheduled departures will actively indulge your sense of wonder.

There’s nothing better than hitting the road with new friends! These departures never exceed 16 people or if you prefer a little more intimacy, Privatize a departure for you and your crew.

Switzerland E-Biking
Glide past snow-capped mountains and content cows while your e-bike effortlessly helps you cruise to vistas of Alpine valleys and impressive mountain ranges. Meet friendly faces along the way from alpenhorn players to celebrated chefs welcoming us in for the most genuine of Swiss meals.

Tuscany Wine Country Biking
Authentic Tuscany is a true biker’s dream with rolling hills, medieval towns and meandering roads – you’ll find breathtaking views around each bend! Pedal through verdant hills covered with silvery green olive groves, passing vines tended by generations of winemakers. Our local friends will welcome you into their backyard, where farm-to-table feasts await. Enjoy an unforgettable night in Siena where we’ll visit the remarkable cathedral and discover all the city’s hidden spots.
Burgundy Wine Country Biking
Take a spin through our home territory on this iconic B&R trip; along miles of peacefully paved trails and twisting vineyards. With decades of in-region connections, experience first-hand the whirlwind of renowned culinary traditions, perfected bike routes and the richness of local history. Between hopping from vineyard to vineyard uncorking splendid French vintages and bedding down in the region’s most exclusive châteux, it’ll become iconic to you as well.
Limited Edition: Zimbabwe Conservation Safari
From the Zambezi River to Mana Pools and Lake Kariba, adapt to the gentle pace of safari life as you follow in the footsteps of the Big Five, retreat at the country’s top lodges and come face-to-face with Victoria Falls, one of the world’s Seven Wonders. In between game drives and canoe safaris, you’ll explore the bold actions of expert conservationists working to safeguard wildlife and inspire a new vision for Africa.
Italian Lakes Walking
Elegance meets old-world comfort by the shores of the legendary Lake Como, Lake Lugano and Lake Maggiore, surrounded by stunning alpine peaks. Explore this romantic pocket in Italy by foot, private boat and cog railway, meeting local friends with a passion for their villages along the way – designed to take you away from the crowds. Indulge in a fun-filled evening learning about Valtellina wines and be astonished by an event will keep secret for now. It’s the perfect spot to discover the more authentic side of the region without leaving behind luxury.
Cambodia & Vietnam Biking
Cycle your way through two lands that make an intoxicating combination: from endless miles of coastal roads to quiet rice fields, you’ll embrace fascinating cultural traditions, some of the best, most authentic cuisine in the world and the warmth of their people. The spectacular ancient Khmer temples at Angkor await in Cambodia, before heading to Vietnam for three lovely nights in Hoi An, wrapping up in the Imperial City of Hue.
Provence Luberon Biking
Combine the less-discovered with the iconic on this journey—where lavender-covered landscapes and the magical light made famous by Van Gogh only scratch the surface. Discover the region’s beauty, history, culture and cuisine as you pedal through the small villages of Gordes and Roussillon. You’ll picnic in a winemaker’s garden with the most personable sommelier we know and even stay in the venerable 17th c. Bastide de Marie – an exclusive to B&R.
Bordeaux to Dordogne Biking
Embrace the heart and soul of French living on this journey sure to immerse you into the effortlessly romantic side of France where culture and history mingle. Get a taste of life’s simple pleasures: riding past stunning vistas and meeting winemakers to get a sense of what their work is truly about. Taste farm-fresh dishes, experiment in the kitchen with a chef and cycle to a family-owned cave – one of the rare few to allow visitors – to learn about Dordogne’s world-heritage prehistory.

For more information or to book your next adventure, contact us here or at marnie@wheelsupadventures.com.