This excursion will give you the opportunity to discover Paris, its history and great buildings with a tour of the city by coach followed by a gastronimic lunch cruise the Seine. The tour starts at 10:30am from our agency in the center of Paris. Discover Paris with individual earphones and an audio guide to shed light on the history of the main monuments. Explore the city through the cults areas of Paris: Place Vendôme - Opera - The Louvre - Notre Dame Cathedral - The Pantheon - Luxembourg gardens - Orsay Museum - Place de la Concorde - Champs-Elysées - the Arc de Triomphe - the Eiffel Tower - Invalides. After about an hour and 45 minutes on the city tour, you will arrive at the quay de La Bourdonnais facing the Eiffel Tower, and climb aboard on of the Bateaux Parisiens for a lunch cruise.
Departure at 12.45 pm. Enjoy french gastronomic cuisine in a musical and warm atmosphere. Take this opportunity to see the exceptionnal view of the monuments along the Seine river through the the large windows on the boat. Menu: Starter at choice: Marinated prawns served with tomato tartare and avocado sorbet Poultry terrine flavoured with Menton lemon served with a porcini mushroom confit and baby leaf garnish Ile de France potatoes with Taggiasca olives and chive cream cheese mousse Pea and soya bean cream soup with Bresaola strips Main course at choice: Cod poached in shrimp bouillon and served in a lemon and coriander sauce with a side of fregola and vegetables Tender veal fillet in rosemary sauce served with mixed vegetables Lamb chop with honey-glazed carrots and raspberry vinegar Duck shepherd’s pie served with spiced tomato compote .
Cheese or Dessert at choice: Ossau Iraty served with black cherry jam Strawberries macerated in Timut pepper and basil pesto served with almond milk ice cream Small pot of chocolate crème alongside raspberry compote and sprinkled with crushed cocoa beans Apricot and pistachio tart served with vanilla apricot compote Sour cherry-rhubarb-yoghurt ice cream entremets with sautéed black cherries Drinks: 1 bottle of wine between 4 people White wine kir, Pays d'Oc Chardonnay Viognier PGI, PDO Minervois Terroir Mineral water Coffee Exemple of menu, subject to modification Back at 2:45pm. The tour ends at the quay de La Bourdonnais.