City of Trees Food & Cultural Walking Tour (March - May Dates)
Join us on a 3 hour guided culinary walking adventure that walks you through one of Northern California's most popular destinations. Learn what continues to make Sacramento a unique and delicious city, one taste at a time.
Explore tree-lined side streets, Italianate mansions, historical neighborhood districts and great restaurants all set within a beautiful Northern Sierras backdrop. Our three-hour City of Trees Walking Food & Cultural Tour will let you see California's State Capitol city in a whole new light. Get an insiders look at the can't-miss eateries and restaurants that only the locals are lucky enough to know about-until now.
By touring the city on foot,whether a visitor or a resident of Sacramento,uncover the hidden gem restaurants and establishments that you just don't see driving by.Get tidbits of Sacramento's history while tasting the scrumptious foods that make Sacramento's culinary scene a regional treasure. Our walking tour,led by one of our culinary tour guides,takes you into the heart of Sacramento's historical neighborhoods. Learn where our state politicians and local foodies dine. You'll taste farm fresh ingredients that inspire local chefs. Explore our beautiful mansions and their architectural history. Our tour will take you on a gastronomic adventure off the beaten path.
Typical tastings on our tour:
Carnaroli Risotto with local asparagus and spring peas paired with local wine
Authentic mexican meatball soup with homemade corn tortillas
Organic, fresh fruit smoothie loaded with vitamins and antioxidants
Locally wrapped spinach and basil rolls with organic sun-dried tomatoes
Vanilla Bean Shortbread with Ambrosia creme and fresh fruit
Handmade butternut squash ravioli with Marsala cream sauce and balsamic glaze
Cappuccino brownie with cinnamon cream cheese filling
Local Roots Food Tours is excited to offer our participants many tour options in the months to come. Keep checking back with us as we begin to offer additional fun food tours to our expandable tour menu.
Note: Please provide a local hotel or cell phone contact number on your reservation. There is limited bathroom breaks during the tour, so please use the facilities before joining up for the tour. The tours are held rain or shine. You should dress appropriately for the day's weather conditions and bring an umbrella if necessary
These additional dates in May are offered on a separate event listing:
Tuesday, May 17th
Thursday, May 19th
Friday, May 20th
Tuesday, May 24th
Friday, May 27th
Saturday, May 28th
Monday, May 30th
Tuesday, May 31st
If you are interested in attending the tour on these additional dates in May or for later summer dates, click on this link: May - July Dates
Downtown Sacramento, Plaza Park
10th and J Street (Cesar Chavez Park)
Sacramento, CA 95814
|Minimum Age: 8
|Kid Friendly: Yes!
|Dog Friendly: No
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!