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.
Learn the secrets of making French baguettes, croissants, and pain au chocolat with this 2-hour course taught by a professional baker at a bakery.
As the cradle of the Parisian wine making, Montmartre is the perfect setting for a wine and bistro evening tour!
This Montmartre food and wine tour will not only unveil the mysteries of this mythical hilltop village, it will also give you a taste of what the best food artisans in Paris are capable of!
In the wonderful area of Saint-Germain des Prés, you'll be taken by your local foodie tour guide, to 8 to 10 different food stores dedicated to the best sweet and savoury products of the area as well as some delicious wines!
Learn about Parisian culinary culture whilst exploring the Saint-Germain-des-Prés neighborhood. Visit remarkable boutiques and shops of chocolate makers and local artisans as you enjoy eight delightful tastings of French delicacies.
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.
An extraordinary, intimate evening awaits you at Vaux le Vicomte. You will discover the chateau's former stables, enjoy a refined dinner, tour the chateau and its gardens lit by thousands of candles and conclude your outing with a dazzling fireworks display.
Delight in the rich flavors and luxury treats of the President Wilson Market, just a stone's throw from the Eiffel Tower!
Make your way up the hill of Paris known as Montmartre on this tour where you'll have plenty of opportunities to learn and enjoy some of the local gastronomy
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!