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The French Way - Paris Gourmet Market Tour

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About The French Way - Paris Gourmet Market Tour
A highly symbolic area of Paris, the Bastille district is also home to one of the most authentic and celebrated local Parisian markets - the Marché d’Aligre.This tour will give you the chance to discover the real Paris (and real Parisians) by visiting the Marché itself, the top quality artisan shops that surround it and by receiving a historical explanation of the area.The tour includes 6 food tastings (incl breakfast and light lunch).
Paris, France
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

This company was a disaster! I booked a tour online for a Saturday - a day that was listed as available. I paid and received an email confirmation with our tickets and instructions on where and when to meet. We had a morning tour scheduled...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Karen P
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This tour was not what we expected - it much, much more! Our guide, Anya, was absolutely incredible. We strolled all around Montmartre and really learned about the history, the artists, and of course, enjoyed wine at 2 places along the way. The places you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

We have experienced food tours in many cities and found this to be one of the very best. Marion, our guide, is a native of Provence and extremely knowledgeable about the history, climate, customs and terroir of the region. She shares her knowledge in a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

I regretted for not having good breakfast in preparation for this tour, because there were not much food to eat! Our guide was very knowledgeable and explaining local history and guided us into charming side walks etc, but no food for the first hour! I...More

4  Thank Midoriya
Reviewed December 12, 2017

I booked the Bastille District food tour as a solo participant and although it was confirmed through Viator 3 days in advance, the tour guide did not show up on the confirmed date & time on the voucher and I ended up waiting for 30...More

Date of experience: December 2017
5  Thank Louisahochan
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Warning this tour is a scam so far as I can tell. We arrived early, waited for 30 minutes. Tried calling the phone number from out confirmation email. Emailed the business. No response. Always straight to message bank. This is a scam. Do not book....More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

I am the 3rd person who must write that the guide did not show up. This time on Tuesday, May 16. We arrived 20 minutes early. I emailed their office from my iPhone 15 minutes after the "departure time" when still no one showed as...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed November 28, 2016

We booked our tour weeks in advance. We were given a contact and location to meet. No one showed up. We called and emailed our contact information, left messages and never received any communication back. Not sure if they are still in business !!We will...More

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank Gramld
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We were really looking forward to this tour that was advertised as a 3 hour gourmet market tour. The tour was ok but as we have travelled extensively and visited markets all around the world I was expecting a good depth of knowledge about French...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank heidistiefel
Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

An area I probably would have missed but the history, the Marche di' Alegre and patisserie in the Bastille deserve some time on your trip itinerary. Our guide Alexandra shared a lot of historical information while we walked at a leisurely pace. I enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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