About this tour
On Sundays and holidays, we run our Taste of Saint-Germain tour from a different starting point in the Latin Quarter, visiting a slightly different collection shops including one of the most exhilarating (and expensive) fromageries in the city. We’ll sample our wide array of sweets and savories at a wine shop that specializes in vins de propriétaires or small-production and highly sought-after growers’ wines. Because this tour includes many of the same stops as our Taste of Saint-Germain tour, we do not recommend booking both.
What we’ll taste
Hand-shaped traditional baguettes, patés and terrines from a French traiteur, artisinal cheeses from one of the most reputable cheese shops (and affineurs) in France, chocolates from a Meilleur Ouvrier de France (an MOF – the highest rank for a French chocolatier), and plenty of other surprises, including pastry. We’ll also take you to one of our favorite wine shops in Paris and taste some incredible wines along with our cheeses.
Price for a small group tour: 110€ per person, including all tastings. Our tours are all conducted in English and last approximately three hours. This tour will finish with a seated tasting that includes wine, but we’ll be on our feet and moving for at least two hours throughout the tour. We’ll send you the exact meeting point upon booking, but you can plan to begin near the Maubert-Mutualité métro stop and finish near the Odéon métro stop. We maintain very small group sizes and are unable to add guests to tours that don’t have enough available tickets. Send us an email if your desired dates are sold out or if you have any other questions. We hope to meet you soon!
The Left Bank in pictures
A refund of 75% is available for those who cancel with at least 48 hours advance notice. No refund will be available for those who cancel with less than 48 hours notice. Our tours run rain or shine. Clients who arrive more than 20 minutes late without calling or who don’t show up at all (no-shows) will be treated as last-minute cancellations and only the unspent tasting fee will be refunded.
Clients who are booking tours for the day of their arrival in Paris should be aware that we do not offer refunds in the case of delayed flights or trains (because this is such a common occurrence).