Colorful macaroons in Paris, France

Secrets of French Gourmet Tour: A Treasured Culinary Journey

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Paris, Lyon, Tain-l’Hermitage, Tournon-sur-Rhone...

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Suggested Duration

11 Days

Sample tradition and discover majesty during your cruise down the Rhone River in search of the decadent soul of the culinary arts on your 11-day France food tour. Colorful macaroons and delicious chocolates fill the display windows of chic boutiques and charming vintage-age shops. from Medieval towns to Roman ruins, you can taste your way through cities and villages, and indulge in marvelous vineyards during your custom-tailored France tour.

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Trip Highlights

  • Savor the recipes and flavors of Paris during your private pastry lesson taught by a celebrated pastry chef
  • Indulge in a wine tasting tour around the famous wine region of Chateauneuf-du-Pape
  • Enjoy a cooking demonstration, along with a wine and cheese pairing, at a magnificent cooking school in Valence
  • Relish a decadent chocolate experience during your tasting tour of the historic and award-winning chocolateries in Paris
  • Revel in the flavors of traditional French cuisine at a Michelin-starred restaurant in Lyon
  • Delight in the private market tours showcasing the differences between village markets and the cities of Paris and Lyon; learn the secrets of French cooking from a Parisian chef after your visit to the vibrant market
  • Take pleasure in a gourmet dining experience at a fabulous restaurant on the Champs Elysees

Starting Price

$10,720 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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