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Paris wine tours

Sip, swill and spit your way through these wine-based tours of the City of Light

By Matt Breen, Katherine Lovage and Danielle Goldstein

France is famous across the world for its wine (and it’s not hard to see why). Today, it’s still the leading exporter, but for those who aren’t experienced connoisseurs, it can all be a tad intimidating. Luckily, vin-curious visitors to the capital can take their pick from our list of wine tours and tasting sessions in Paris, where expert guidance is on hand. We’ll drink to that!

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Wine tasting tours of Paris

Paris wine tasting class: Understanding French Wines

A two-hour class that guides you through the particulars of French wine, with one champagne and four different regional wines selected by a professional sommelier. 

Historic Parisian wine cellar

Explore a royal Parisian wine cellar

Have a nosey round a maze of eighteenth-century wine cellars beneath the Louvre that were once used by King Louis XV. Guided by an expert sommelier, during your trip to Les Caves du Louvre you will learn about every step of the wine making process, from growing the grapes to tasting the final product – the most important part.


Wine tasting in Paris

Sick of blagging when it comes to matters of the grape? This tour not only involves tasting wines from various regions of France, but also guides you through the process of tasting.

Cheese and wine tasting in Paris

Explore the Latin Quarter with your guide and discover the history of the Panthéon and Sorbonne University. Then pop into a cheese and wine shop, where your guide will advise on how to shop for the delicious stuff, before leading you to a French bistro for three expert cheese and wine pairings.


Private wine and chocolate tasting in Paris

Vin et chocolate: can you think of two better things to treat your tastebuds to? In this tasting session, a trained oenologist (that’s a winemaking expert, FYI) will teach you how to properly savour the two.

Paris evening wine tour and tasting

A walking tour that takes you through the former bohemian district of Montmartre – and stops by a wine cellar as part of the itinerary. Your guide will even give you some expert advice on which wines to purchase at the market.

Table covered with a variety of cheeses and a bottle of red wine

Paris wine and cheese gastronomy tour

All of that drinking making you a little peckish too? It’s no secret that the French make great cheese and on this tour you’ll get to try some in the centrally-located Parisian bar Le Vin Qui Parle.

More tours and tasting sessions

Take a look through our complete list of wine tours, tasting sessions and other activities. 


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