Guided tour

Sarlat Gourmet Tour & Market Visit with Tastings

4.8 / 5

18 reviews

Activity provider: Ophorus

Sarlat Gourmet Tour & Market Visit with Tastings

Activity provider: Ophorus

From US$ 38.32 per person

Welcome to Sarlat, one of the most fascinating small towns of France. Enjoy a market tour and learn about the world-renowned ingredients from the region. Taste food and wine with your local guide.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Follow your guide through the streets of Sarlat and learn about its history
  • Enjoy a tasting of local specialities of the Dordogne
  • Learn about the gastronomy of the area
Full description
Welcome to Sarlat, one of the most fascinating small towns of France. Take a tour on market day and follow your guide through the winding streets and stroll through the colorful stalls as he introduces you to local delicacies. In addition, discover all the main sites the town has to offer including the Lantern of the Dead, Saint Sacerdos Cathedral, Saint Mary church and covered market, the house of La Boétie and so much more. The Dordogne is world-renowned for its traditional gastronomy. High quality products used to prepare local cuisine include foie gras, duck and goose dishes, the famous black truffles of the Périgord, chestnuts, walnuts (which have been awarded their own AOC Label) and Périgord strawberries. Learn about the Bergerac and Monbazillac wines (13 of which are AOC) which are produced from top grape varities that are neighbors to the Grands Crus Classés of Bordeaux. Your tour will include stops where you will tast delicious specialities of the region including duck, cheese, walnuts and wine. It's the perfect way to explore the tastes of the area and learn more about Sarlat and the Dordogne.
Includes
  • Walking tour of Sarlat
  • English-speaking guide
  • Tasting in the market
  • Wine tasting
  • Transportation
  • Entry fees to monuments, museums, or attractions
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Place Pasteur - bus stop in Sarlat

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  •  Please note that it is not possible to bring children under 4 years old on this tour
  • This activity operates rain or shine
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Tour requires minimum 2 passengers (adults) to operate
  • The tour is operated in English only
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 18 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
    4.8/5

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We enjoyed learning about the history of Sarlat and the food tastings that were paired with local wines. Our guide was very informative and had a great sense of humor!

September 15, 2022

Our guide was friendly and very informative. The tastings were lovely and he recommended a fabulous restaurant for lunch that we really enjoyed.

July 23, 2022

July 6, 2022

Product ID: 131301