Gourmet cruises and food workshops

For the gastronomer enthusiast, go on a food tasting cruise on the Canal de l'Ourcq. Gourmets and gourmands, hop on board for a brunch, a lunch or dinner on a boat in Paris.

Gourmet cruises and tasting workshops

Every Saturday and Sunday in summer, the Henri IV, a yacht boat look-a-like, will drop anchor at different spots to offer food tasting cruises, cookery workshops and beer brewing classes. You can choose whatever food cruise you prefer in Paris: a brunch cruise, a budget-friendly lunch cruise in Paris, or why not before dinner drinks followed by dinner… there is something for everyone, what ever your tastes and appetite.

What’s new in 2018? Eté du Canal is celebrating 11 years of success: De l'assiette à l'écran cruises (from plate to screen) will take you on a culinary journey on the water before arriving at the open air cinema in La Villette. Otherwise all year round you can check the Cine-Balades, original strolls around Paris that make you discover the different districts through the lens of movie-makers.

Book a cruise or Taste french cuisine

Do not miss out on our tours and workshops around gastronomy on offer all year long. Discover the 2018 program on FOOD cruises. To celebrate 11 years of Eté du Canal our teams have concocted a substantial menu! So sign up!

A brunch on water this summer in Paris!

You can brunch on a boat every Saturday in Paris during the summer at 12:30 p.m. from July 2018. The company (les Marmites volantes) will put together a delicious menu for you.

27¤-16¤ for the under 12s / Leaves from Bassin de La Villette every Saturday from July to August 2018 at 12.30 p.m.

Cruise and Brunch on the canal banks

Incredible but true! You can brunch on the walkway at Parc de la Villette near the folie L5. After the cruise, you will be dropped off in front of the folie L5, Les Villette Makerz, the locals in folie L5 will offer you a first-time ever brunch made here and a rare view over the park and the Canal de l’Ourcq.

Leaves from Bassin de la Villette on Sunday 6th August 2017 at 12.00. Cruise from 12.00 to 12.10 and brunch at the Folie L5 in parc de la villette.

The same goes for Manufacture 111 proposing brunches on the Port de Loisirs following your cruise which will drop you off at this incredible place. In the programme - a Soul Food brunch in an Afro-American ambiance rich in culinary and musical discoveries.

Leaves from Bassin de la Villette on Sunday July 29th 2018 at noon. Cruise from noon to 1 p.m. and brunch at Port de Loisirs during the Eté du Canal.

Dinner and cruise with the brewers Deck & Donohue

Take off on a cruise with the brewers from Montreuil Deck & Donohue to the rhythm of Brazilian music. In the programme – homemade beer to quench your thirst, a sack lunch made

By Marmites Volantes and a Brazilian music concert with the group Trio Zelas. Sign up.

29¤ / leaves from Bassin de la Villette on Saturday August 25th 2018 at 7 p.m. / Duration: 2h

Cruise programme "From plate to screen"

"De l'assiette à l'écran" cruise (from plate to screen) and the open-air cinema in La villette!

Every Saturday and Sunday from July 21st to August 19th, hop on board for a "From plate to Screen" cruise during the Eté du Canal festival! To celebrate 11 years of success, Eté du Canal, in association with La Villette, combines cruise and cinema – a first ever! The cruise takes you for a movie journey at Parc de La Villette for an outdoor screening!

Ten gourmand cruises on board the henri IV are proposed in association with the open-air cinema at La Villette. Programmed from 7.30 to 9pm, the cuise will drop you off just on time at parc de la villette to enjoy a movie.

Sign up for an open-air cinema cruise

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