This tour is only available during Christmas festive season (from December 1st to December 31st, 2018)
In every country, Christmas has its own traditions. This Paris Christmas Tour designed for sweet & chocolate lovers introduces you to the famous French Christmas desserts, formerly served before the midnight mass. Our yummy itinerary will allow you to taste at least 8 of them and get interesting anecdotes about their creation.
From cakes to candied fruits to nougats or even gingerbread, you will discover the best of French delights, in the elegant district of Saint-Germain des Prés.
Your experience begins near your meeting point, around Saint-Germain-des-Prés Church. Here stands the cutest Christmas market of Paris, also one of the most appreciated.
No better way to face a winter afternoon than with a hot drink in which you will savourly dip an Alsatian version (east region of France) of gingerbread.
Everyone appreciates eating warm food that gives energy during winter times. Hence, eating grilled tasty chestnuts will warm your fingers. Also, especially for those who have more of a sweet tooth, you will enjoy glazed chestnut, the quintessential winter sweet in France.
What would be Christmas without chocolate? Hardly something! Your next stop offers you a delicious blend of cream and cocoa powder: truffles! Originally from the Alps, this candy is nowadays a Christmas gift all over France.
A Yummy Paris Christmas Tour that will delight the whole family!
Fig, orange, cedrat, clementine are also flavors of the tour. To make the most of them, the tour offers a variety of jams, fruit jelly, and “calisson”, a small Mediterranean boat-shaped candy made with almonds.
Almonds, walnuts, hazelnuts, grapes are also inescapable in Christmas: you’ll find them in the nougat, trapped into soft white and brilliant dough made from honey and egg whites.
It’s time to savor the famous “buche”, known in English as yule log. This traditional dessert, made of buttercream, is served on every Christmas French table.
To end the tour in beauty, your kids will have the chance to customize their own chocolate bar! With a large selection of toppings, this chocolate store will be able to design their dream chocolate bar! Last but not least, there is one more type of chocolate you need to taste to finish in beauty this Paris Christmas tour: A delicious chocolate drink to warm you up a bit, yummy!
And if your look for more awesome activities in Paris to do during Christmas, have a look at our Christmas activities in France page!