The French Connection

Culinary Tours to France

Cooking Vacations International offers the French Connection, one-of-a-kind culinary tours to France for a true “art de vivre à la française” experience.



From Paris to Provence, Loire Valley, Bordeaux, Lyon or Alsace regions, choose exclusive and unique culinary tours from the heart of Paris, to the countryside of Provence. Each program or one day experience includes hands-on cooking classes in small groups, wine tastings at cantinas and vineyards, excursions to outdoor marketplaces, food trips to local producers, and historical cultural sites. Whether you are a beginner or experienced Chef, we have programs for every level.

Stay at a charming B&B, a boutique style hotel, an elaborate villa, or luxury guesthouse. Each program offers excellent Chefs and cooks, with warm hospitality. There is always an English speaking person on site to translate during the cooking class and food trips and excursions.

Whether you are a solo traveler, with a group, in a family or with children, we have programs for you!

Contact us for special programs, dates and pricing at 1.800.916.1152 or lauren@cooking-vacations.com