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COOKING VACATIONS

A Taste of Paris Culinary Journey

$2,590.00$3,200.00

A Taste of Paris is a Lifestyle Vacations exclusive Tour featuring the greatest values of Paris and France.
It combines cultural and gourmet tours, cooking and baking classes, and time free to enjoy the City of Light!

5 days / 4 nights (Wednesday-Sunday)
• Chic boutique Hotel**** Accommodation, breakfasts included
• Welcome food & wine pairing Dinner
• Cultural guided Tour followed by Lunch
• Guided Food walking Tour
• 2 Cooking & Baking Classes

Pay a 502% deposit per item

Before booking this tour,

please contact Corinne at +33(0)626 815 015 (WhatsApp)

or by email

We want to be sure that this tour, the itinerary and the food offered match with your wishes, likes and expectations. Thank you.
We look forward to speaking with you and to welcoming you soon!

Enjoy Paris' unique Lifestyle & Gourmet Experiences

The Eiffel Tower overlooking the majestic Seine river, the Louvre Museum and the manicured Tuileries Gardens, Saint-Germain-des-Prés and its legendary cafés, the Champs-Elysées luxury shopping quarter, Montmartre to admire the panoramic view on the city… Welcome to Paris!

You are a gourmet traveler. You like Arts and History and you are keen in exploring Paris picturesque quarters off-the-beaten paths. You enjoy the delicate French cuisine and wine. A TASTE OF PARIS ORIGINAL TOUR IS FOR YOU!

Program Highlights

A Taste of Paris Lifestyle

A Taste of Paris is a Lifestyle Vacations exclusive program featuring the greatest values of Paris and France: arts, history, heritage, traditions & culture, food & wine, etc. Program includes a 4-night chic boutique hotel accommodation centrally located in a safe and quiet quarter aside to guided tours and gourmet adventures.

You will experience the French cuisine through two hands-on recreational cooking and baking lessons. You will partake in a gourmet walking tour through Saint-Germain-des-Prés historic quarter to experience the best food and wine that Paris has to offer.

Like a Parisian, you will stroll across the secret places of the City of Light and Romance after the cultural tour that Corinne will guide for you.You will simply enjoy Paris sweet life when you seat at the terrace of a café in sipping the drink of your choice.

Chic Boutique-Hotel accommodation

LIFESTYLE VACATIONS PARIS BOUTIQUE-HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

A chic boutique hotel accommodation highlighting the elegance and art de vivre à la française is as important as the activities you will experience and enjoy during your journey in Paris. Corinne has carefully selected beautifully decorated 4-star quaint, eloquent and Parisian chic hotels located in quiet and safe quarters, walking distance from all the attractions such as Palais Royal, Champs-Élysées or Eiffel Tower a little further. The list of our hotels will be provided after you enquired for our Taste of Paris original tour and that you discuss with Corinne.
For your comfort, spacious Deluxe or Suite rooms are included in the program and its price. Each room has its private en-suite bathrooms. All hotels chosen are air conditioned (very appreciated in summer…) and have the free WiFi connection. Hotels also offer the laundry service, as well as complimentary afternoon tea, coffee ans fresh drinks facilities.

Cooking & Baking Classes, Food Tour & Gourmet Experiences

LIFESTYLE VACATIONS PARIS COOKING CLASS, FOOD TOUR

COOKING CLASS
Welcome to our cooking school to experience the French traditional cuisine through a hands-on class.You will learn how to prepare and to cook a well-balanced 3-course menu from scratch, including a starter, a main course and a dessert that you will enjoy afterwards. You will improve your skills in peeling chopping, slicing, etc. Your will learn the right cooking methods.
Menus are created with fresh seasonal produce from the market. It can include Onion soup, Duck breast in orange sauce, Veal stew, Boeuf bourguignon, Chicken made-in-Normandy, Rack of Lamb topped with a herbs crust, Sautéed scallops with leeks and Noilly-Prat sauce, Chocolate lava-cake and raspberry sauce, Lemon Tart, etc.
Cooking class is scheduled Saturday morning at 10:30am. It’s taught in English, and it’s designed for small groups of up to 6 people. Program ends around 2:30pm after lunch.

BAKING CLASS
France is internationally known for its exquisite delicate pastry, and awesome presentation of desserts by the plate. For more than 2 hours, you will learn the right methods to make 2 or 3 French classics from scratch, such as choux puffs (basis for Eclairs, Saint-Honoré, Paris-Brest, Profiteroles, Chouquettes), Lemon Madeleines, Grand Marnier soufflé, etc.
This class is scheduled Thursday from 2:30pm to 5pm. Tasting accompanied by drinks follows the class.

FOOD WALKING TOUR ∼ GOURMET EXPERIENCES
Each day will be a gourmet adventure with us! Aside to cultural visits and walks through Paris quaint quarters, you will be delighted by delicious luncheons and dinners.
You will also experience a 3-hour food walking tour through Saint-Germain-des-Prés in the Latin Quarter. This tour is scheduled Friday morning at 10:15am. You will visit local boutiques, artisanal shops, markets, and cafes where you will enjoy flaky croissants, heavenly chocolate and a classic combination of superb cheeses and wine.

LIFESTYLE VACATIONS TASTE OF PARIS TOUR

ITINERARY

Day 1 (Wednesday) – Good morning Paris! ∼ Welcome Dinner
Check-in at your hotel after 2pm. In case of earlier arrival, please contact us. Relaxing time.
Meet Corinne at your hotel at 7pm.
Welcome dinner in a traditional Parisian restaurant.
Overnight.

Day 2 (Thursday) – Cultural guided tour ∼ Baking Class
After breakfast, meet Corinne at your hotel at 9:30am.
Morning cultural guided tour featuring Paris iconic quarters that you will explore off-the-beaten paths. Lunch break follows.
Afternoon hands-on pastry and dessert class starting at 2:30pm followed by tastings accompanied by tea, coffee and/or fresh drink.
Late afternoon free at your leisure.
Dinner on your own (refer to our list of food and affordable restaurants)
Overnight.

Day 3 (Friday) – Cooking Class ∼ Time free at your leisure
After breakfast, you will go to the cooking school by walking, metro or bus or taxi.
Cooking class starting at 10:30am for 3 hours followed by tasting lunch accompanied by wine.
Afternoon free for visits and shopping.
Dinner on your own (refer to our list of food and affordable restaurants)
Overnight.

Day 4 (Saturday) – Gourmet walking tour ∼ Time free at your leisure
After breakfast, meet Corinne at your hotel at 9am.
Latin quarter gourmet walking tour, tasting lunch included.
Afternoon free for visiting and shopping.
Dinner on your own (refer to our list of food and affordable restaurants)
Overnight.

Day 5 (Sunday) – Check out. End of the tour
Breakfast.
Check-out not later than 11:00am.
End of the tour.


PROGRAM PRICES

US$ 2,590/person (DBL occupancy)
Single supplement: US$610

Price includes:
• 4-night chic Boutique-Hotel**** accommodation
• Daily breakfasts
• Welcome dinner
• Guided Cultural walking Tour followed by lunch
• Guided Food walking Tour
• Hands-on Cooking class followed by lunch
• Hands-on Baking Class followed by tastings

Not included: airfare from your country, personal expenses, personal insurance, and everything which is not mentioned in “price includes”.

OPTIONS: Private airport transfers, Museum Pass, Giverny or Versailles guided tour (transportation by private car is included, departing from Paris Pont de Sevres metro station).


 

2022 & 2023 TOUR DATES

November 23-27, 2022 “Thanksgiving Special”
May 3-7, 2023 (4 spots left)
November 22-26, 2023 “Thanksgiving Special”

Additional tour dates can be offered UPON REQUEST.
Please contact us for additional information. Thank you.
This tour is confirmed with 2 people, and it’s limited to 6 participants.