• 8 Hours tour
  • Max People : 7
  • March 1st - December 30th
  • Pick up & Drop off point : hotel, residential home
  • WSET3 certified wine expert

A tour for gourmets and cooks apprentice

*Alcohol abuse is dangerous for health. To be consumed in moderation

The fame of French cuisine does not need to be told, let’s discover it and live it through the city of Marseille and its most fantastic actors!

Price Includes

  • Transportation & guidance
  • Mercedes V class luxury Van
  • Certified Chauffeur & Local guide
  • Insurances, Taxes
  • Recommendations for lunch & hotels
  • Fresh Water and Wifi on board

Price Excludes

  • Lunch and cooking lesson ( 180 € per person)
  • Wine Tasting and bottles at Disposal ( 30 € per person)
  • Any Private Expenses

9 amDeparture - Visit of Marseille

We will start the day by picking you up from your place of residence and by a visit to the Old port of Marseille where the history of the city is written, but also of Provence.
Meet the local fishermen stalling their morning seizures, we promise to reach the charming district of Le Panier where local artisans and producers are found.

11 amTowards sea

We will arrive at a mythical place under the Cathedral of the Major, facing the sea to play the legendary game of Marseille: Pétanque!
This game, which has its origins in time immemorial, found its name and its letters of nobility in the neighboring city of La Ciotat more than 100 years ago, and remains the essential social activity to bring together all ages, all origins and all the social classes of the city with 1000 colors.

12.30 pmFinally, the big moment will come.

It is at “Cook’in Pot” that Yvan Cadiou will open the doors of his unique temple in the world: A mixture of the art of cooking and wines for your unique and inestimable comfort.

Yvan, a former Michelin-starred chef, a colorful character, will give you the benefit of all his talent as a cook, sharing with you his good Marseille humor and his funny and whimsical stories.

At his side, a smiling sommelier will also share with you everything you want to know about the wine that will be served to you throughout the meal.

A cooking class unique in the world in the heart of the mother city of Provence.

5 pmEnd of Tour

After a day full of emotions, it will be time to return to your place.


I have food intolerances can I take this tour?

Yes, but please alert us on your conditions and we will do what is necessary to avoid any problems.

I have children can they come on tour?

Yes there is something to please children, the game of Pétanque of course but above all cakes and cookies 🙂


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