Gourmet Walking Holidays
Part of the appeal of visiting France is the chance to enjoy its fine food and elegant wines. If you’re looking for a holiday that enables you to sample some gastronomic delights, choose one of our gourmet walking holidays.
Several of our prestige options include hotels with a reputation for excellent cuisine, some of which boast Michelin stars, but we also have a selection of regular holidays that offer an extra special dining experience. After a leisurely walk through the scenic countryside, you’ll sit down to a superb meal complemented by a varied wine list.
Some regions are famous for their produce – notably Cognac and Bordeaux – and here you can focus on the finest of wines and spirits as you stroll through vineyards and past prestigious chateâux or distilleries. You’ll also have the chance to taste the creations of world famous producers such as Hennessy and Château Gravas. Find out more in our Tour de Cuisine guide.
To experience the delights of French cuisine on your gourmet walking holiday, call our team today.
7 Matching Holidays
Périgord Prestige à Pied
Along the Valley of the Dronne
Walk through beautiful undulating countryside and past pretty medieval villages as you follow the clear waters of the little River Dronne from Bourdeilles to Champagnac. Two nights staying in the “Venice of Périgord”, Brantôme, allows visits to the...
Provence Wine Trails - Châteauneuf du Pape
Easy walking through stunning vineyards
Châteauneuf du Pape is southern France’s most prestigious wine village: a small village of only 2000 people. Grapes have been grown here for 700 years and the best way to discover these vineyards is by foot, strolling between the gnarled vines...
Luxury Sparkling Champagne Walk
Bubbly sensations, luxury hotels and gourmet dining
Drinking Champagne in Epernay is like listening to Mozart in Salzburg. Walk through leafy vineyards and lush woodland on this luxurious holiday, where you’ll enjoy charming accommodation and fine cuisine. A tour and tasting at the Mercier...
Loire Prestige à Pied
Enchanting châteaux and picturesque villages
Live like a king on this luxurious holiday, which takes you through scenic countryside to some of the Loire’s most prestigious châteaux. The easy walk follows pathways alongside the river and through vineyards, to luxury hotels...
Provence Prestige à Pied
Scented pines and dazzling skies
Wander through pretty village squares, past vineyards and fields of sunflowers, over remote hill sides and along canal towpaths with the smell of wild herbs in the air. Charming accommodation adds a touch of luxury to the delights of...
Burgundy Prestige à Pied
Rolling vineyards and ancient châteaux
Discover vine-clad hillsides, quiet lanes and attractive villages on this easy to moderate walk. Take in the stunning views and stay in prestigious hotels and converted châteaux at the end of each day.
Grands Vins de Bordeaux
A must for wine lovers
A leisurely walk through the prestigious vineyards acquaints you with the reds of St Emilion, the dry whites of Entre-Deux-Mers and the sweet Sauternes. Plenty of tasting opportunities are available en route and there’s even a chance...