Shopping can be a highly experiential way to travel — a way to find evocative, one-of-a-kind items, meet local craftspeople, and discover an authentic window into another culture's history, traditions, techniques and aesthetics.
All of our tours can be customized to include personalized shopping excursions as part of the private cultural touring. All shopping is tailored to the needs and interests of each traveler, and there is no additional cost for this special service.
Experience the best of local shopping opportunities through:
- Highly personalized shopping and sightseeing itineraries
- Insider access to off-the-beaten-track sources and specialists dealing in authentic goods of the highest quality
- Private specialist guides to bridge cultures and languages
- Sophisticated, expert advice from Artisans of Leisure travel consultants — discerning shoppers and collectors themselves — who maintain an extensive network of designers, dealers, craftspeople, artisanal food producers and other specialists, as well as contacts with leading local boutiques, specialty shops, galleries, wineries and more
- Full-service logistical assistance such as packing and shipping from point of purchase to your home
In addition, experience:
- The world's best hotels and resorts
- Your own guide and driver
- Comprehensive private cultural sightseeing
All tours are private, depart daily and can be customized to suit individual interests and schedules.
Please contact us at (800) 214-8144 to begin designing your perfect private tour and shopping excursions.