What's better than exploring a new place and tasting its delicious cuisine? Going on a food tour is not only a great way to discover the local culture, history, and flavors of a destination, but also a fun way to meet new people who share your passion for food and travel.

These 10 food tour companies were voted as the best in the country by our readers because they excel at providing a variety of dishes to sample and teach about the ingredients, traditions, and stories behind them.


No. 2: Bienville Bites Food Tour - Mobile, Alabama

Bienville Bites Food Tour offers the perfect opportunity for a crash course in what's happening in the city, food-wise. Enjoy the signature LoDa Stroll tour, which provides bites throughout this historic district, or try one of the themed tours, such as the Murder Mystery food tour, which change monthly. Pro tip: tours offer pricing options with or without alcohol.


First published by USA Today. Read the full article here.