Market Stroll & Gourmet Tour in Strasbourg

Morning Tour of Strasbourg on Market Day with Tastings

Tasting of local products from the Alsace region

Fun, informative background on the history and culture of Strasbourg

English-speaking, hand-picked, local expert guides

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Trip Details

Prices:

€65 per person


When:

From 9:00am to 11:30am, Wednesday and Friday

May 2nd to October 31st 2019

 


Duration:

2.5 hours


Trip style:

Shared food & wine tour
Minimum 2 people, maximum 8
Guaranteed departure on all dates.


Meeting point:

In front of Strasbourg Tourism Office
17 place de la Cathédrale 67000, Strasbourg


Inclusions:
  • Entrance fees, tasting fees or activity fees mentioned are included
  • English-speaking guide
  • Visit to a local farmer market

Exclusions:
  • Meals, drinks unless specified
  • Any entrance fees to monuments, museums unless mentioned in program
  • Personal insurance and expenses
  • Gratuities for the guide

Sample the Flavors of Strasbourg on Market Day

Discover the city of Strasbourg in a fun & informative way as you taste some of the best gastronomic produce of Alsace. Cuisine and gourmet food are passions for most French people and the region has many specialities combining its unique French and Germanic cultural heritage — a very special flavour!

From lovely fresh white asparagus, local foie gras, juniper-flavoured sauerkraut, pies made from local berries, smocked mountain hams, colourful Quetsche plums, breads of all shapes, to delicious cakes and pastries, our local produce are known all over France.

Today is market day in Strasbourg. Stroll through the pedestrian narrow lanes of the historical city center and reach the market. Follow your guide as you are introduced to some of the local food as well as traditional Arts & Crafts. Along the way, we will have your sample local food such as cured meat & cheese paired with local wines. Other stops will include tasting some traditional breads and pretzels as well as pain d’épices — our very own gingerbread. This gourmet tour would not be complete without several tastings of delicious wines that might even include Crémant d’Alsace, a delicious local sparkling wine! Discover the city of Strasbourg in a fun and informative way as you taste some of the best gastronomic produce of Alsace.

Good to Know

  • Instant booking confirmation
  • Tour requires minimum 2 passengers (adults) to operate
  • In case minimum numbers are not reached we will offer to reschedule or refund your tour
  • Children under 4 years old are not allowed on the tour
  • Tour is operated in English
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • Prices are per person
  • Currency is in Euros
  • Our standard cancellation policy applies to this tour — you can read about it here

The Ophorus Difference

Contagious Enthusiasm – ‘We had the most terrific guide! Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic’ – Virginia B. (Delaware, US)

Flexibility – ‘The guides really took an interest in what WE wanted to do’  Paul C. (UK)

Area Locals – ‘He was so much more than a driver. He really added local color and local flavor.’ Daniel W. (Georgia, US)

Read more about the Ophorus experience.