Culinary Tours In France
Wake Up Your Taste Buds with Culinary Small Group Tours in France
The simplicity and elegance of French cuisine continues to gather fans from around the world. Bring the tastes and charm of the Old World back to your kitchen when you take one of our culinary tours in France from Destination Artisans. Over five, six, or eight days we will visit wineries, farms, markets, and some of the finest kitchens to discover taste sensations worthy of a scrapbook.
Sample the Best of Provence
Surprise your palate every day as you wander into every corner of this historic region. Take a walking tour through cobbled streets lined with charming stone houses and churches that is part of our small group tours in France. See the vast fields of blooming lavender destined to scent your soaps and perfumes. Watch the harvest of almonds and then discover its many uses in your kitchen. Each morning brings you new tastes and sensations.
Immerse Yourself and Learn to Master Favorite French Dishes
Bring those newly discovered tastes home when you take one of our immersive cooking classes. Learn from a classically trained chef while you enjoy the comforts of an 18th-century country manor situated in a bucolic setting. Learn many classic dishes including Coq Au Vin, Boeuf Bourguignon, Cheese Soufflé, and Ratatouille. Master the art of creating your own pastry and take home a lifetime of skills.
Truffles and Wine
Perhaps the highlight of our culinary tours in France is our truffle expedition. Head out into the woods with a local guide and their specially-trained truffle hounds. Dig your own service of the ambrosia known as the truffle. Bring it back to the farm and savor your discovery with a glass of fine wine. This popular small group tour in France also includes a visit to ancient caves featuring writing from early man.