Since 2010, French cuisine has been hailed as World Intangible Heritage by UNESCO, officially recognizing the immense prestige and influence of French food around the world. Many vacationers - whether French or international - are looking for an array of culinary discoveries and experiences through culinary tourism, cooking lessons or food tours.
PARISCityVISION has selected several gourmet tours in Paris and throughout France. Make the most of your vacation with fine food and culinary delights. Get an introduction or hone your culinary skills with cooking classes in Paris given by renowned chefs, who reveal their secrets, tips and tricks: the greatest recipes, dishes and meals are now within reach. Take part in baking workshops to prepare the sweet snacks and desserts Paris is known for: make macarons, eclairs and choux pastries to delight the palate and amaze guests at dinner parties.
Select one of our wine tours to get to know the most delicious wines and discover the prestigious vineyards of Bordeaux, Alsace and Burgundy. Enology workshops and wine tasting sessions led by expert sommeliers will help you master the finest wines, dry or fruity.
Take advantage of gourmet tours in the heart of Paris—such as the Marais or Saint-Germain neighborhoods—to discover a few of the best-kept secrets known to locals. Enjoy lunch or dinner with your friends and family in a gourmet restaurant or traditional French brasserie.
Take a long and well-deserved break with sweet or savory treats through culinary tourism. Choose from several gourmet excursions, tasting events, and cooking class in Paris and throughout France, selected by PARISCityVISION.
Celebrate Bastille Day with an unforgettable night on the Seine. A night on a restaurant boat promises a delicious meal, a festive atmosphere, music, and magnificent views of Paris monuments and beautifully lit bridges.
Learn about Parisian culinary culture while visiting the Saint Germain des Prés neighborhood. See remarkable boutiques and the shops of chocolate makers as you enjoy two delightful tastings of chocolate and pastries.
Leave the tourist traps behind and uncover one of the most beautiful and romantic areas in the city, the Canal Saint-Martin, home to culinary artisans who are setting an exciting new standard for French food. Your savvy local guide will accompany you on a walk through the trendy stomping grounds of the city’s "bobo’s" – a nickname given to the bourgeois bohemians in the area.
-20% on tours departing on July 18
4-day organized tour visiting the châteaux of the Loire: Langeais, Clos Lucé, Villandry, Chenonceau, Cheverny, Chambord… Discover the Normandy landing beaches, trip to Honfleur, Rouen, Mont Saint-Michel and Saint-Malo.
Spoil yourself an evening for two with a cruise that includes dinner on the Seine. A romantic way to marvel upon the finest Paris monuments from a table reserved for two near the panoramic windows of the boat.
Experience an unforgettable evening at the Moulin Rouge. After enjoying a delicious dinner with champagne, watch the breathtaking Moulin Rouge show, “Féerie”.
Go see the spectacular Lido show “Paris Merveilles”! But first, enjoy a Dinner Cruise with a front-seat view of Paris monuments along the Seine, and visit the Eiffel Tower with priority access to the 2nd floor. Experience an evening in Paris brimful of activities!
Spend a memorable evening at the world famous legendary Moulin Rouge cabaret. Enjoy a dinner show at this top Parisian entertainment venue. Enjoy the “Mistinguett” menu and see the lavish “Féerie” show with its famous French Cancan.
Discover Paris from the Seine with a romantic dinner cruise (individual table, choice of main courses, assortment of desserts and a glass of wine or soft drink included), before taking in a panoramic view of the entire city from the second floor of the Eiffel Tower.
Visit the Château of Vaux-le-Vicomte by candle light with an audio guide. Visit the gardens lit up by 2,000 candles, discover the carriage museum and dine at the “L’Ecureuil” restaurant.