Discover the flavours of Paris while taking in some of the most celebrated landmarks and sights in the world on this 4-day Paris foodie package.
Known as a premier fashion district and home to numerous historic cafes, St. Germain-des-Pres is one of the most popular districts in Paris. Enjoy a pastry and chocolate tour and sample some of the best French pastries, macarons, chocolates and breads. Cap off your day with a panoramic Seine river dinner cruise while admiring the city’s most renowned monuments. The next day, explore the artistic district of Montmartre with another food tour. Indulge your taste buds with local charcuterie specialties, breads, wines and pastries.
Travel Dates: 1 November 2019 – 31 October 2020
After arrival into Charles de Gaulle Airport, take a private transfer to your hotel accommodation which is ideally located between the train stations Gare du Nord and Gare de l’Est, walking distance from Grands Boulevards and the department stores. The rest of the afternoon will be spent at your own leisure discovering the area.
Breakfast at your hotel. Make your own way to your departure point which is based in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, the fashion district par excellence. Discover the latest trends in sweets created by exceptional chef confectioners and chocolate makers. You will sample the specialties of the visited boutiques: pastries, macarons, chocolates, and breads. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure before boarding dinner-cruise on the Seine where you will admire city lights, bridges and iconic monuments of Paris. (B, D)
After breakfast, you will make your own way to the meeting point of today’s private gastronomy tour which is based in the Montmartre neighbourhood, famous for its bohemian way of life, which still exists today. Visit the small streets off the beaten track in this mythical part of Paris to taste local products made with traditional and artisanal flair. During the tour, sample charcuterie specialties, bread, wine, and pastries. (B)
After breakfast, check out of your hotel. (B)