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Food Tour of the Marais District

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Paris food tours are the perfect experience for tourists who love French cuisine, history, and art. Food and tasting tour will let you explore the French gourmet food and the vibrant neighborhoods of Paris. The Marais district has been home to immigrants, aristocrats, hipsters, and artists.

The northern part of the district has many fashion boutiques, art galleries, and new eateries. As per the opinion of many tourists, the Marais district is one of the best places to walk around and shop. In your tour, you can discover the little shops in the indoor market, which is very near to the Pablo Picasso museum.

The market in the Marais district is the oldest one in the city of Paris and was founded in 1615. The market is open from Tuesday to Sunday and the alleys will be filled with locals. You can find fresh oysters, delicious cheese, cured meat, fish, vegetables, and seasonal fruits from different regions of the country in the market.

The Marais market is a place where you can shop and enjoy the French menus and restaurants. Food delicacies reach Marais from Averyon, Pays Basque, Vendee, and many other French regions that are famous for delicious food products. You can taste crisp baguettes and buttery croissants from award winning bakers and then visit a family-run fromagerie.

Paris private tour operators offer walking food tours that are lead in English and these tours will let you know French food better. Each of the food tour will include large amounts of finest French food and lot of French explorations. In your tour, you can also find wine merchants who will be happy to share with you their knowledge of wine making as well as offer some suggestions on wine and food pairing.

Marais is one of the best food tasting neighborhoods of Paris and if you love to explore exotic food, then you should never miss this tour. To start, you can walk along the cobbled streets of the Marais district, making your way through the different boutiques that offers the best of French food. You can have insight on the history, visit landmarks of the area, and collect the tasty essentials to complete the tour of the French Marais district.