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Paris Food Tour with Your Friendly Local Guides

Duration
time-raw3 hours
Difficulty
Very Easy
Starting point
Your accommodation in Paris
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Pickup Option
Free Pickup

French cuisine helps discover the culture and history of the country at best. A short walking tour and local food tasting in Paris - what can be more amazing? The tour is a perfect combination for history lovers and gourmets.

What to expect?

This private tour can be customized to meet your preferences. The approximate schedule is 10 am - 1 pm. The restaurants are subject to change.

Itinerary:

  • At 10 am, meet your friendly local guide in your hotel lobby and get prepared to learn how to eat like a Parisian on this lovely half-day tour of the city’s trendsetting dining scene.
  • Wind your way to Champ de Mars, a huge area of green lawns and flowerbeds manicured with military precision.
  • Bring the blanket, grab some cookies and enjoy spectacular views of Eiffel Tower.
  • At 11 am, experience the charm and elegance of St Germain des Pres which is a must-visit quarter if you want to sample real Parisian life.
  • Pass by small bystreets, old mansions and lovely courtyards, wander along with the small food markets and do not skip the chance to sample the best French cheese and wine (own expense).
  • Then stop for a lunch at Le Procope, the first literary café in Paris which traces its beginnings to 1686.
  • Just imagine 5 centuries of history! Step back in time and find yourself in the Age of Enlightenment, admire old interiors, see the hat of Napoleon and indulge your sweet tooth in delicious French cuisine including traditional onion soup, foie gras, escargots, and many others while your savvy guide will entertain you with exciting stories about café’s famous guests.
  • 12 pm your appetite sated venture to the Ile St Louis, the calm little island in the Seine River which is valued for its gorgeous quays surrounding a peaceful residential district in the core of Paris.
  • See the island’s famous townhouses or hôtels particuliers, feast your eyes on Classical style Saint-Louis-en-l’Île parish church, make a photo stop at little shady square of Place Louis-Aragon and step in at the Berthillon café to please your palate with one of the 70 flavors of extremely tasty ice creams and sorbets.
  • Lose yourself in the magic of Le Marais strolling along with the hip boutiques, designer hotels, galore of art galleries and inviting sidewalk cafes.
  • Admire the perfect combination of old times and contemporary culture, see area’s mail sites like Musée Picasso, the Maison Européenne de la Photographie, the Musée Carnavalet, and excellent Musée Cognacq-Jay and tour through Paris’s charming Jewish Quarter.
  • At 1 pm, round off your fabulous adventure at Stohrer Patisserie, the oldest and surely one of the best bakeries in Paris. By the way, it’s one of the favorite patisseries of Queen Elizabeth!
  • You’ll be wowed by a great variety of desserts that look like pieces of art. Croissants, cakes, pies, éclairs… So take a pick and just enjoy it!

What is included?

  • All taxes
  • Authentic Paris food sampling in 2 cafes
  • Customizable itinerary
  • Friendly local guide
  • Private walking tour
  • Unique blend of Parisien food and culture
  • Multiple start times available
  • Must see and off the beaten path
  • Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour
  • Iconic places for photoshoot
  • Meeting in the hotel lobby
  • Lunch, snacks, coffee and/or tea

Is this experience for me?

  • Family-friendly
  • Elderly-friendly

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves & a coat (dependant on weather)

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high-quality service.

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$177