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Address: 34200 Sete, France
Phone Number: 33613231035
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Tue - Sat 9:30 am - 12:30 am
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

   Gourmet walking tour: Join your English speaking host for an...

   Gourmet walking tour: Join your English speaking host for an intimate and unique gourmet walking tour of Sète. Stroll the streets along the canals of the “Venice” of France, past historical buildings while sampling local specialities, meeting merchants and getting historical and culturals tips. The visit will include delights such as pastry and chocolate, fine foods, cheeses and wines. Your culinary adventure will also take you to “les Halles” the harbour’s colourful and authentic fish and seafood market. On market days (Wednesday), the true scents and flavours of southern France will be abundant where you will discover seasonal produce and how to use it at home.

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Fabulous gourmet walking tour Sète

Had an amazing morning with Nancy. Very interesting and full of useful historical tips. Inspite of the rain we walked around centre ville and also through Les Halles meeting and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing morning with Nancy. Very interesting and full of useful historical tips. Inspite of the rain we walked around centre ville and also through Les Halles meeting and chatting to all the merchandisers and tasting their products. Beautiful fresh fruits , pork, olives, breads, octopus pie, cheeses with lots of interesting advice like cheese etiquette how to cut... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nancy's knowledge and passion for the region is unsurpassed!! The amazing indoor food market is something to behold. Nancy also gave a overview of the history of Sete and it's people.The tastings were top notch,just so good. I was so impressed I booked another tour in Montpellier, a few days later,which is only 15 minutes away by car or train.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am originally from Sète but had a visitor from India for only a few days and wanted to have her discover the city in the best possible way. I can assert that Nancy's tour is exactly what I was looking for. Within 4 hours my guest had seen, heard, tasted, experienced in the friendliest way all that Sète has... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Nancy gave the best tour of this gorgeous fishing village, exceptional food and vast knowledge provided. Highly recommend, Nancy has so much passion about this region of France, do not miss it

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

A entertaining, informative morning with Nancy,our guide, who has a tremendous knowledge of local foods, specialities foods and wines. She introduced us to stall holders, a magnificent cheese shop owner,a knowledgeable wine merchant and a pastry chef.The short trips into the history of Sete only added to the great experience we had.Nancy organised our walk brilliantly round the town. Although... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

Nancy's food tour of Sete is a "must" if you are a foodie and wine lover. We were collected near our cruise ship and Nancy not only gave us a history of Sete , but wonderful tastings of a traditional cake/biscuit shop, cheese shop (tasting roquefort cheese), a bakery specialising in Octopus pie (yummy), the indoor market tasting oysters (at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016

We were lucky enough to arrive on a Wednesday which is bustling market day in beautiful sete. Nancy collected us from our ship and we collected a second family from another ship and off we went on an amazing interesting and delicious tour. My husband and I loved the whole 4 hours and everything we tasted and I guess especially... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Today, I was lucky to participate in one of Nancy's Gourmet Walking Tours of Sète. It was even better than I had hoped, due to Nancy's excellent planning, local knowledge and rapport with the local traders. This is my third visit to Sète (each time I have come to stay for longer than the previous visit), and I gained a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

Nancy is a local after only a few years in Sete, she explained that it is the kind of town where everyone is friendly, welcoming and happy to tell their story. The Absolutely Southern France tour begins with a bit of historical information on Sete, before Nancy expertly leads her group through a maze of market stands and a crowded... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

This is a great way to get to know Sete. Our guide Nancy was very informative without overwhelming us with information. The food samples were really good and we tried things we would not have tried if left on our own. This tour is definitely worth it.

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