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Drives of Discovery

Remarkable Drives from Auberge Resorts Collection, Black Tomato and Mercedes Benz

Road Trip Itineraries
Art & Culture Through the Desert
Ignite your artistic flair on this ten-night trip through the deserts of Texas and New Mexico. Beginning at Commodore Perry Estate, you’ll contrast vintage with contemporary on the streets of Austin and dine in refined settings. Travelling out into the desert, you’ll then spend time in the artistic enclave of Marfa, before winding down at Bishop’s Lodge in Santa Fe. Here, exclusive access to the vibrant worlds of art & design await.
Includes 10 nights' accommodation, daily breakfast and a customised program of private experiences
Private consultation of vintage jewels with Bell & Bird
Hands-on graffiti experience with an Austin street artist
Vintage shopping experiences in Austin and Santa Fe
Exclusive-access Georgia O’Keeffe studio tour
Curated tour of Santa Fe’s leading galleries
Price from $8,950 per person
Commodore Perry's Sunken Garden

Art & Design in the Northeast
Delve into traditions with a twist in New England on this 12-night discovery along the Eastern seaboard. From your country base at Mayflower Inn & Spa we’ll arrange masterclasses in pottery and antiques before going behind the scenes of historical Newport with a stay at The Vanderbilt. In Kennebunk, your trip takes a culinary turn at White Barn Inn as you head out to sea with local fishermen. Finally, a private flight lands you on the bluffs of Nantucket for freshly dug clams and a dose of island life.
Including 12 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customized program of private experiences
Immersive pottery experience with the co-founder of Dumais Made
Hands-on lesson in the time-honoured tradition of Scrimshaw
Private tour of the Newport Mansions with an interiors docent
A lively fishing experience alongside local lobstermen
Clam digging and beach picnic on Nantucket
Price from $17,250 per person
Vanderbilt entrance with vintage car

Sunrise to Sunset on the West Coast
Discover California’s timeless beauty as you travel up the west coast from Big Sur to Napa on this eight-night gourmet immersion. Begin with a gentle exploration of Carmel and Monterey from the cliffs of Ventana Big Sur before following Highway One north to the vine-clad hillsides of Napa. Here, you’ll spend a few days at Solage, rising with the sun for champagne hot air balloon rides and basking beneath the moonlight in the serenity of the Bathhouse. Elsewhere, we’ll pepper your time with curated wine and whiskey tastings.
Including 6 nights' accommodation, daily breakfast and a customized program or private experiences
Private horseback ride along the beaches of Monterey
Gourmet Carmel-by-the-Sea food tour
Curated visits to Napa’s leading wineries
After-hours private retreat at The Bathhouse
Champagne hot air ballooning over the Napa Valley
Price from $8,650 per person
Ocean and Mountain View from Route 1

Wild Gourmet in the Southwest
Embrace nature’s bounty as you spend ten nights travelling from the height of the Rockies to the depths of the Rio Grande. Starting at The Lodge at Blue Sky you’ll alternate between high octane adventures and leisurely pursuits, sustained all the while by farm-to-table cuisine and rare whiskeys. At Madeline, Telluride’s backcountry awaits before heading south to Santa Fe and the newly opened Bishop’s Lodge. Here, native and colonial flavours converge over exclusive tastings in enigmatic corners.
Including 10 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customized program of private experiences
Open air Alpine art class in the Wasatch Mountains
Private foraging experience and cooking class
4x4 adventure and picnic in the Telluride backcountry
Sunset wine tasting in a remote corner of Diablo Canyon
Chocolate journey inspired by Colonial recipes
Price from $10,950 per person
Timber Room Bar at Madeline Hotel

Mountains & Maritime on the East Coast
Journey through the landscapes of the East Coast as you spend eight nights exploring country, coast and mountains. In the rural surrounds of Mayflower Inn & Spa, Auberge Resorts Collection you’ll pair ancient trails with artisan purveyors before heading south to storied St Michaels on Chesapeake Bay. Here, spend a few nights at the Inn at Perry Cabin slipping into the traditions of local life from a truly tranquil setting. You’ll end your trip at Primland where a vast wilderness and a myriad of ways to explore beckon.
Including 8 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customized program of private experiences
Guided hike of the Appalachian trail with gourmet picnic
A hands-on oystering experience on Chesapeake Bay
Historical walking tour of St Michaels
A private stargazing evening at the Primland Observatory
RTV trail riding expedition in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Connecticut hotel in the center of gardens and wooded surroundings.
Mayflower Inn Garden View

Escape to New Heights
Beneath wide-open skies, this road trip through Colorado and Utah will immerse you in some of America’s most spectacular National Parks.
Includes 7 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customized program of private experiences
Private flight-seeing adventure over Aspen and Snowmass
Introduction to local Aspen artist John Gorsuch
Exclusive Blink experience in Arches National Park
Half-day fly fishing on a private stretch of the Weber River
Private trout dinner in The Wine Room with chef Galen Zamarra
Pool, Madeline Hotel, Mountain Village, Telluride, CO.
Madeline Hotel and Residences, Telluride

The New England Good Life
Tour New England and discover unique history, view stunning design Savor al fresco drinking and dining at its most charming, take a private America’s Cup yacht charter, or a design tour of Newport’s ‘cottages’. Delight in simple pleasures and create unforgettable memories.
Includes 7 nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, and a customized program of private experiences
Exclusive antiquing experience with the owners of Plain Goods
Tour Jamestown in private aboard an America’s Cup yacht
Private helicopter trip to the lighthouses of Block Island
A lively fishing experience alongside local lobster fishermen
Private seaplane tour of Acadia National Park
lighthouse