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Welcome to Hedonistic Hiking. All-inclusive guided gourmet walking holidays in Italy and Australia. Experienced tour leaders Mick and Jackie Parsons are an Anglo-Australian couple who divide their time between Victoria, Australia and Tuscany, Italy. Hedonistic Hiking offers small group (max 16) guided gourmet hiking tours in south-east Australia and in Tuscany, Piedmont, the Italian Alps, Slovenia, Abruzzo, Southern Italy and the Italian Lakes.  All tours include unsurpassed personal service, boutique accommodation, exceptional food and wine and are genuinely all-inclusive.  We have more information on how we grade the level of hiking on each of our tours.

Hedonistic Hiking Italian Food & Wine Weekend

Experience the essence of Italy with our fabulous Food & Wine weekend in north east Victoria.

This is a three day event and celebrates the very best of Italian Food & Wine in the buzzing town of Bright.  Start with an exclusive Cooking Class in the morning led by Patrizia Simone of the famous Simone's Restaurant in Bright.  Over lunch enjoy the chance to taste what you have seen being prepared.

On the Saturday enjoy an authentic five course Italian Lazy Lunch prepared by Mick, who is a professional chef, with each dish carefully complemented by premium imported Italian or locally produced wines. 

On the Sunday join Hedonistic Hiking for a half day guided walk on Mount Buffalo ending with a delicious alfresco picnic lunch.
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Our Brochure

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2015 Brochure

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Our favourite recipes

We are often asked on tour for our picnic salad and soup recipes.

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Buying Italian wine

This page helps you locate back home some of your favourite wines from the tours.

Our walking tours are eco-friendly and designed for maximum enjoyment with minimum impact on the environment. Find out more about our Eco Policy.