4 Night Le Gourmet de Paris
4 Night Le Gourmet de Paris: Ref: 4PLG
One way Private Car transfer from either Paris CDG/ORY Airports or Paris Train Station to Hotel.
4 nights Hotel Palm Astotel 3* or similar, Paris
1 x Double/Twin Classic Room
Duration: 3 Day Pass (Zones 1-3)
This pass is valid for travel within Paris on the RATP and SNCF bus, coach, metro, RER networks as well as the SNCF Transillien trains and is a must to get around. This is much more expensive to purchase when over there.
Start Time: 12:15pm
Duration: 2 Hrs
Start your Parisian wine tasting and lunch at midday in an elegant wine bar in a beautiful wine cellar in central Paris. Taste five wines, served in Riedel wine glasses, from different regions in France including Bordeaux, Sancerre, Champagne and Rhone. Your expert host, a trained sommelier, will guide you through the wine-tasting process and teach you some techniques on how to fully appreciate the different wines included in your tasting. As you savour the flavours, listen as your guide takes you on a tour of France's main wine regions and shows you how to read a French wine label.
With your wine, taste some artisanal cheese from an excellent fromager (cheese maker). Learn how to pair cheese with wine and discover the reasons behind why certain flavours go better together. In addition, enjoy some tasty charcuterie (cured meats), including smoked ham from Southwest France and saucisson (sausage) from Corsica. This fun and informative lunchtime tour in Paris will give you a unique insight into France’s famous culinary traditions, and will surely delight your senses!
Start Time: 09:00am
Duration: 3 Hrs
We walk as real Parisians through the medieval part of the Latin Quarter, a familial neighbourhood famous for the high quality and large choice of food produce. Our tour brings us through a market, then in a cheese dairy, at several bakers’ and confectioner’s, and finally in a regional specialty shop. A walk rich in tastes and flavour’s, with a focus on family cuisine, to introduce you to the French gourmandise.
The visit includes a tasting of foie gras, wine, cheese and bread.
Guided tour in English from 9 am to noon and comfortable shoes are recommended.
Start Time: Mon-Fri 14:00pm and Sat 13:00pm
Duration: 3 Hrs
At Saint-Germain-des-Près, the fashion district par excellence, discover all the trends for sweets created by exceptional artisans, who have been widely celebrated in the whole gastronomical press: “Best chocolate maker in France”, “a Bocuse of bakery”, “the Picasso of chocolate makers”, “a magician of the ganache”. The chef confectioners and chocolate makers vie with each other in talent, and the windows in refinement and elegance, for the greatest joy of the eyes and of the palate.
We taste the specialities of the visited shops, in particular 2 pastries, 5 chocolates and some bread. 1 guide for a maximum of 8 people. No workshop visit. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
The BUSTRONOME is a high-end double decker bus that stands out in particular for its panoramic glass roof. He drives its passengers into the Parisian atmosphere in the best conditions whatever the season. This is a delightful way to discover food and wine of a cultural capital while visiting its most beautiful monuments. The unprecedented marriage between beauty and pleasure on board this luxury bus-restaurant is an out of the ordinary experience ready to awaken your senses. On board, passengers will discover the most beautiful views in Paris while enjoying the best of its gastronomy.
Duration: 1 Hr
Hopping onto a boat and enjoying a tour down the Seine, for over an hour-long trip, seeing the capital’s iconic monuments is surely top of the list of things to do during a trip to Paris. The Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, Notre Dame, the Conciergerie, the Musée d’Orsay … These monuments, forming the true richness of Paris’ heritage, are absolute must-sees on a sightseeing holiday. Seeing Paris by boat gives you a different perspective, enabling you to take in the historic heart of the capital in a new way, from a different angle. Compagnie des Bateaux Mouches® invites you to hop on board one of its 6 passenger-boats for a fantastic commentated trip down the Seine. Boat tours depart daily, running in both the daytime and evening.