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.
Dinner Cruise on the Seine at the Marina with a “Discovery” menu, followed by a “Féerie” show at the Moulin Rouge (half-bottle of champagne included). Transport to and from to your hotel in Paris by minibus.
Dinner Cruise and dance with band and singer on the Bateaux Parisiens. Enjoy a tasty à la carte meal and admire the bridges and monuments of the city from your river boat. Depart from and return to your hotel in Paris.
Dinner Cruise and dance with band and singer. Service Privilège: seated next to the window, with a glass of champagne. Leave from and return to your place of accommodation in Paris.
Visit a French bakery and go behind-the-scenes to see the bakers' methods and how iconic French breads and pastries are made
Discover some iconic areas of Paris using the unrevealed itinerary of a local through passages, tucked-away garden & lesser-known breath-taking churches and stop for cheese & macaron tasting!
Taste some delicious French wines, mouth-watering pastries and irresistible cheese & charcuterie on this tour of the best-preserved medieval area of Paris: le Marais!
Paradise for foodies and history lovers, this whole-day tour of Paris, will cover some of the main places in Paris and offer you to taste a bit of France with pastries, cheese, charcuterie and a lot of wine!
3-hour cooking class, led by a French chef
On this visit dedicated entirely to chocolate, visit different boutiques and try out a wide variety of flavors. Sure to satisfy your sweet tooth!
A walking tour of the Saint-Germain-des-Prés neighborhood which ends with a delicious meal at a wine cellar featuring tastings of various champagnes