Paris: Latin Quarter Vineyard & Wine Bar Tour with Tastings

Paris: Latin Quarter Vineyard & Wine Bar Tour with Tastings

From US$ 113.22 per person

Learn about the rich-history of wine in Paris on a tour through the Latin Quarter with an expert guide. Visit a living vineyard in the heart of the city, taste carefully selected wines, and snack on delicious shared dishes made from seasonal ingredients.

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Duration 3.5 hours
Starting time 5:00 PM
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Live tour guide
English, French

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a guided tour of the Latin Quarter with a passionate guide
  • Discover the rich-history of wine in Paris, dating back to the Roman era
  • Visit carefully selected wine bars/shops and taste excellent wines
  • Explore a living vineyard nestled in the heart of the city
Full description
Discover the long history of wine in Paris, dating back to the vineyards planted by the Romans. The tour begins with a visit to the picturesque Jardin des Plantes, stroll through this charming city garden and learn about the vineyards of Paris’ past. Continue on past the former Halles aux Vins before visiting the city's Roman Arena for your first wine tasting. Head to the Place de la Contrescarpe next, followed by a visit to the Montagne Saint Genevieve in the heart of Medieval Paris where the Romans planted the first vineyards. From there, visit carefully selected wine bars offering organic, dynamic, and vibrant wines. Enjoy a tasting session and learn about the unique flavors of each wine, served with a selection of shared snacks made using the freshest seasonal ingredients. By the end of the tour you’ll have a better understanding of French wine, as well as an insider’s perspective on the Latin Quarter’s best wine bars.
Includes
  • Information about the historical background of the Latin Quarter
  • Visit to three wine bars/shops
  • Wine tastings
  • Small shared dishes
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 16 years

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    Meeting point

    The meeting point is across the street from the Cuvier Fountain at the entrance to the Jardin des Plantes, but this is the most identifiable landmark. This is the junction of the rue Cuvier, the rue Linne, the rue Lacepede, and the rue Geoffroy Saint Hilaire. The closest Metro is Jussieu or Place Monge.

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Weather-appropriate clothing

    Know before you go

    • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
    • The tour covers about 2 kilometers in distance, but is easy going
    • The tour operates rain or shine
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    Product ID: 367350