Taste Le Tour

Discover Taste Le Tour with Scenic and Gabriel Gaté

Scenic will once again join SBS and Gabriel Gaté as he follows the 21 stages of the Tour de France on a gastronomic journey through Belgium and France, alongside contestants of the famed bicycle race. Along the way, he will share chef insights and learnings about the local produce and prepare some sumptuous French cuisine. 

Taking a culinary bite out of the cultural side of this iconic race, Gabriel Gaté will sample food and cook dishes from each region the Tour de France visits in Taste Le Tour with Gabriel Gaté, on SBS, nightly from July 6 to July 28*, before racing begins.

Always dreamed of travelling to France? Discover your own taste of France with our all-inclusive luxury river cruises.

Find out more about the fabulous food regions of France

The richness of French food is extremely varied, thanks to France's mild temperate climate and fertile soil. Each region boasts wonderful specialities and outstanding dishes along with great wines and cheeses. On a France river cruise, you will discover the fabulous food regions. Savour the famous macarons, cider and Camembert cheese on a Normandy & Gems of the Seine river cruise, indulge in wonderful wine in breathtaking Bordeaux, whilst the South of France is home to beautiful blue cheese and Muscat grapes.
Food Map of France Laste Le Tour

2020 France River Cruising Offers - Book by 31 August 2019 

Receive included flights to France ALL year, in ALL suites, on ALL rivers, ALL cruises (of 11 days or longer), in ALL-inclusive luxury in 2020. Book by 31 August 2019 to enjoy this unique offer.

  • Early Payment Discount
    Book now and pay in full by 31 October 2019 to secure an additional discount of $600 per couple on cruises of 11 days or longer or $300 per couple on cruises of 10 days or less.*.
  • Fly Business Class from $2,995pp#
    Fly from $2,995pp when booking a Diamond Deck suite, or $3,995 when booking a Sapphire Deck suite on selected cruises of 11 days or longer*.
  • Free Singapore Stopover^
    In addition to your included flights to France, receive a complimentary two night Singapore Stopover when combining a cruise of 11 days or longer, with an escorted land journey, two city stays or a second cruise of equal or longer duration*.
  • 50% Off for the Solo Traveller
    Book a suite on selected Scenic Space-Ship departures of 11 days or longer and receive 50% off the single supplement*.
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Start planning your unforgettable France river cruising holiday with your free 2020 France River Cruising brochure. From the South of France's beautiful countryside, delicious fare and amazing architecture to Bordeaux's breathtaking scenery and exquisite wines, experience a real-life fairy tale on the most indulgent, all-inclusive holiday.

France Travel Inspiration

Get inspired by the fabulous food and regions of France with these three videos from French Chef Gabriel Gaté .

Scenic Enrich - Pope's Palace, Avignon

Enjoy a truly unforgettable experience at the prestigious Palais des Papes. Be treated to an exclusive classical concert in one of the grandiose rooms. 

Scenic Freechoice - Cite du Chocolat Valrhona

Join Gabriel Gaté in Tain-l'Hermitage as he visits the Cite du Chocolat Valrhona for a tasting of the delicious handmade chocolates as part of Scenic Freechoice.

Gabriel Gaté Recipe: Brittany-Style Plum Cake

Watch French chef Gabriel Gaté make a Britanny-Style Plum Cake, one of the many delicious desserts you can enjoy on your France river cruise.

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