Tours Archive

Alsace Tours – Traditional Alsace Highlights

Alsace is a region located in the north-east of France close to the borders of Switzerland and Germany. It is one of the most visited destinations in France from 25th November to 6th January, as Alsace is famed for its Christmas markets –  the cities and villages are decorated, there are handmade art and craft stalls, gourmet food market stalls,  the smells of pain-d’épices, christmas cakes, hot wine (vin chaud), canelle fills the air and it is where you experience the Christmas ambiance the most.    (more…)

Provence Tours

The heart of Provence lies amongst the hills situated between the Mediterranean sea of the Côte d’Azur and the Alp mountains. These hills with its medieval villages, local farmers markets, landscapes, culture, vineyards and lavendar fields attracted numerous painters who immortalised certain cities such as Arles (Van Gogh) and Aix-en-Provence (Cézannes). (more…)

Glamour on the French Riviera – Côte d’Azur

The French Riviera, home of the jetset, was made famous in the 19th century by royalty, then by the artists in the 20th century and remains glamourous today due to showbiz and the festival of Cannes. (more…)

Bordeaux – The Wine Capital

Bordeaux like Paris, is a lovely city that merits a couple of days to really appreciate all that it has to offer.  We offer tailored bespoke wine and gastronomy tours along the Bordeaux wine trails of Médoc, Grave, Sauternes and Libournais with Saint Emilion, Pomerol and Lalande de Pomerol. (more…)

Burgundy – Wine and Gastronomy from Dijon to Montachet, along the golden slope

We organise tailor made bespoke wine and gastronomy holidays in Burgundy, accompanied by a wine specialist who owns a cellar in Paris, interspersed with visits of the art and gastonomy cities such as Dijon and Beaune. (more…)

Champagne – An Exclusive day in a famous Champagne House

Champagne and Bubbles

We orchestrate a prestigious day in a notorious Champagne house for small groups of friends or families travelling together. It’s only possible to organise two or three each year per ‘Maison de Champagne’ and thus this is a rarity and very exclusive. For a general idea of your days program, please read our suggested exclusive day at Laurent Perrier. (more…)

French Cooking Classes

French Market Classes

A half a day class which starts with a visit to a local street market with a chef to learn how to select the best ingredients and compose your menu. Then a short pleasant walk back to the school where you will work with the chef to create your gourmet lunch or diner with the fresh market products. After the lesson, lunch or dinner at the school where you enjoy the meal you have cooked with a glass of wine.

Duration: 4 hours. Morning: 9:30 to 13:30 / Afternoon: 16:00 – 20:00.  Minimum 4 participants.
Price : 150€ TTC

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Chocolate tastings tours

Live an exceptional moment and discover the secrets of the fabrication of chocolates of a notorious chocolate house in Paris – “Maison du Chocolat”.

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Wine & Champagne Tastings

The Cave Saint Vincent is a wine shop and cellar in the 17 arrondisement with a laid ‎back ambiance. Each evening the locals and merchants of the ‘quartier’ meet ‎together to have an apperitif before going home.  Due to its popularity with the local ‎Parisians, you often find crowds outside on the pavement drinking together. ‎ (more…)

Cheese Cellar visit & Cheese tastings

Participate in a cheese and wine session in a Fromagerie (cheese shop) in Montmartre. This cheese shop also has cellars for maturing their cheeses and has been a family business since three generations. (more…)