Private Food Tour - The Culture and Cuisine of Lyon

Be inspired by Lyon's culinary past with a private food tour through the historic city.

Explore the culture and cuisine of Lyon with an exclusive private food tour. Specially organized for your group, food tours are perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, bachelorette parties and team building events.

A passionate local guide leads the way while sharing the history about the Lyonnaise Mothers — Lyon's iconic female chefs — and how they contributed to and influenced its past. Along the way, take in medieval and Renaissance architecture as you sip and sample savory soup, regional wine, traditional pastries, seasonal dishes and specialties, local cheese and a few surprise foodie treats.

This private food tour is great for groups of five-to-60 people. Large tour groups may be requested to break into smaller individual groups to provide a more inclusive experience.

Alcohol may be enjoyed by those of legal drinking age.

  • Minimum Guests 5
  • Maximum Guests 60
  • Food Stops 5
  • Approximate Duration 3 hours
  • Labels City Tours, Walking Food Tours

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10 Nov 2022

What a wonderful way to explore Lyon! You will learn so much about its history and culture while sampling delicious food all along the way! Thank you for arranging this - highly recommend to all!

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all-inclusive: 5 food stops and taxes.

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Passionate about Lyon’s culture and culinary offerings, Guide Charlie and their team know the best places to get authentic fare in this legendary city. Experience the local foodie scene as your expert guide introduces you to delights from bistros, patisseries and more. Discover the beating heart of Lyon's incredible past and present as you walk off the beaten path with your seasoned food tour guide.

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