The gastronomic walk or gourmet walk is a very popular activity for lovers of good food and nature. It allows you to discover the gastronomic wealth of a region while enjoying a nice walk in the open air. The gourmet stages allow you to taste quality local products and discover the culinary specialties of the region.
It is important to note that the gastronomic walk is above all a leisure and relaxation activity, and that the consumption of alcohol must be done in moderation. Participants must also respect the environment and safety rules to fully enjoy the experience.
Here is a calendar of known dates of some gourmet walks in Alsace.
April 30 & May 1, 2023 – Gourmet walk in Kaysersberg
On the program of this gastronomic walk in Kaysersberg: a 12 km route adapted to the whole family to discover the richness and the charm of the pastures, the forests, the Alsatian vineyard, the castle and the city, the whole punctuated by 8 lunch points and tastings.
The departures of the walk are every 10 minutes from 10 am to 2 pm, from the sports hall of Kaysersberg, rue des Tilleuls.
The menu of the Kaysersberg Gourmet Walk is composed of several stages: aperitif, wine tasting, hors d’oeuvre, main course, dessert… enough to delight the taste buds of the most gourmands!
Water and non-alcoholic beverages are usually available at each stop.
Here is the detailed menu of the Kaysersberg Gourmet Walk for 2023:
Step 1 : Aperitif based on Crémant d’Alsace accompanied by salted petits-fours.
Step 2: Tasting of Alsatian wines (Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Pinot noir) with a panoramic view of the vineyard.
Step 3: Hors d’oeuvre with a plate of local charcuterie and cheeses.
Step 4: Main course consisting of a spit roast pork with potatoes and Alsatian sauerkraut.
Step 5: Sweet break with a seasonal red fruit tart with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Step 6: Coffee or tea to end the meal gently.
It is important to note that menus may vary depending on local producers and the seasonality of products. It is also recommended to reserve in advance to participate in this popular gourmet walk.
Registration, ticketing or reservation:
Dates and times:
- Sunday, April 30, 2023
- Monday, May 1, 2023
Children (5-14 years old): 21€.
Free for children under 5 years old
May 14, 2023 – Hunawihr Gourmet Walk
An 8 km gourmet walk, by the Rotary clubs of Center Alsace, Inner Wheel and Rotaract, for the benefit of associations in the region, will take place in a dream setting around Hunawihr, Ribeauvillé, Riquewihr and Zellenberg. It will be punctuated by 6 gastronomic stages…
Departure from the Hunawihr fountain.
Ticketing on reservation: www.marchegourmande.info
Dates and times: Sunday, May 14, 2023 from 10am to 7pm
Prices: 45€ per adult, 18€ per child from 6 to 11 years old
28 May 2023 – Beblenheim – Gourmet walk
On a course of about 8 kilometers, the 18th Gourmet Walk of Beblenheim will make you discover this beautiful Alsatian village of 1000 inhabitants, its wine paths and its vineyard, all enhanced by gourmet stops.
At each stopover you will have the pleasure of tasting a dish and a wine from local production, all in an enchanting setting. In addition, various activities will enhance your walk.
Groups of walkers are created for departures every 1/4 hour.
The paths are accessible to strollers and dogs on a leash are allowed.
Theme: The time machine – a journey through the ages…
Time travel has always unleashed passions and made thousands of people dream. At present, it is, a priori, still impossible to travel through the centuries. This is why we are going this year to suggest that you break a few physico-logical laws and travel, for a day, to your favorite period.
As every year, a competition for the most beautiful outfits related to the theme will be organized by category (individual, couple and group).
Dates and times: Sunday, May 28, 2023 from 10am to 1:15pm
Rates: 41€ per adult, 20€ per child from 10 to 17 years old
June 11, 2023 – Ammerschwihr – Gourmet walk of the Kaefferkopf
The gourmet ballad of Ammerschwihr will be punctuated by 7 stages and wine tastings (in moderation). On return you will be offered a drink. Come and enjoy the beauty of the landscapes and the gastronomy of Ammerschwihr.
Departure from the Multipurpose Hall of Ammerschwihr.
Dates and times: Sunday, June 11, 2023 from 10am to 7pm
Rates: 35€ per adult, 15€ per child from 6 to 14 years old
??? 2023 – 68 Illhaeusern – Gourmet walk
The walk is offered around the banks of the Ill and around the town of Illhaeusern. It will be punctuated by 7 gastronomic stages. In an eco-responsible approach, the organizers ask you to bring your own cutlery (fork, knife, tablespoon, teaspoon). A pouch to put them in will be provided.
Departure center Illhauesern.
Dates and times: ??? 2023 from 10am to 7pm
Rates : 40€ per adult, 25€ per child – 15 years old
??? 2023 – 68 Soultzmatt – Gourmet walk in the Noble Valley
9.3 km route through pastures, forests, vineyards and the villages of Wintzfelden and Osenbach, punctuated by several gourmet stages.
Departure At the entrance to Wintzfelden – Soultzmatt.
Dates and times: ? 2023 from 10am to 1:30pm
Fees: 35€ per adult, 17€ per child – 12 years old
??? 2023 – 68 Niedermorschwihr – Gourmet walk
The association “Les Gourmets du Sommerberg aims to promote the gastronomic and wine heritage of the village of Niedermorschwihr. As such, every year at the end of July it organizes a gourmet walk in the middle of the vineyards of the Sommerberg and Brand grand cru with exceptional views of the village and its twisted bell tower as well as the entire plain of Alsace.
An 8.5 km route between vineyards and forests. Proper walking gear is highly recommended.
At the end, you can stay for our evening tartes flambées (not included in the package) which will be prepared on site over a wood fire by the restaurateurs of the Flamm&Co in Kaysersberg.
Start: School playground
Ticket office by reservation : https://www.lesgourmetsdusommerberg.com/inscription-contact
Dates and times: ?? 2023 from 10am to 1:30pm
Fees: 42€ per adult, 20€ per child – 12 years old
??? 2023 – 68 Sigolsheim – Gourmet walk
An easily accessible route through the vineyards around the village with 6 gourmet stops.
Upon arrival, a musical entertainment awaits the walkers to end the day in a festive way. A small producer’s market is also present on arrival.
Dates and times: ??? 2023 from 10am to 1:30pm
Rates : To come