- Follow your foodie expert and enjoy the magical Christmas atmosphere of Paris in family!
- Taste at least 8 French sweet specialties only served during the Festive season
- Savor in this tour, chocolate truffle, glazed chestnut, pastries, fruit jellies, spiced drinks and more
- Your kids will even become Chocolate Makers by customizing their own chocolate bar!
Paris Christmas Tour – Pastry & Chocolate Family Experience (Private)
In every country, Christmas has its own traditions. This Paris Christmas Tour designed for sweet & chocolate lovers introduces you to the famous 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 smallest 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.
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!
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.
Almonds, walnuts, hazelnuts, grapes are also inescapable in Christmas: you’ll find them in the nougat, trapped into soft white and brilliant dough, as well in “mendiants”, flat cakes referring to Christmas spiritual meaning.
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.
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 to customize their own chocolate bar! With a large selection of toppings, this chocolate store will be able to design their dream chocolate bar! BLast 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!
Important Remark: The this tour is only available during christmas festive season, in December.
Is this pastry & chocolate family experience fit for young kids?
This Paris Christmas tour is for kids of all ages! as it offers the highest standards of sweet tastings, your children will absolutely love this experience, no doubt on this! They will even be able to customize their own chocolate bar at the end of the tour!
Can I choose my schedule?
As this is private tour, you we can arrange the starting time (as long as the stores and the market are open!). For example, you can choose whether you prefer having this pastry & Chocolate tour as a post-lunch dessert alternative or to spend a sweet afternoon :=) just keep in mind that stores will open their stores from 11 am and will close around 8 pm.
It’s my kid’s birthday. Can we organize something special to celebrate it?
Absolutely! We will be delighted to prepare a special surprise for him/her and will make sure to prepare something special!
I’m allergic to nuts, can this tour be adapted to me?
Many of the proposed desserts contain walnuts or hazelnuts. We rather recommend you to book our chocolate tour or to ask us for a customize experience.
Can we still do this Paris Christmas tour if we are more than 4 people?
Just advise us in your request form about the number of people in your party, as well as their category (adult or child). There will be an extra fee of 30 € per additional person to do this Paris Christmas tour.
Meeting Address: 1 Place Saint-Germain des Prés, 75006 Paris, France - In front of Saint-Germain-des-Prés church. Closest metro station: Saint-Germain-des-Prés (line 4)
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