Esplanade des Invalides
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  • Paris: City Highlights Segway Tour

    1. Paris: City Highlights Segway Tour

    Embark on a unique tour experience by exploring Paris on a Segway. See more of the city in less time, visit some of the most famous locations, and enjoy entertaining commentary from your local guide along the way. Meet your guide, receive your helmet, and give an instructional session on how to use the Segway. Ride on the sidewalks, bike lanes, and through many of the popular avenues and parks as well as on the banks of the River Seine. The itinerary includes famous sites like Champ de Mars, the Pont Alexandre III, Champs-Elysées, the National Residence of the Invalids, and of course the iconic Eiffel Tower for perfect photo opportunities. Listen as your guide provides insider tips about life in Paris and interesting information about the sites you pass before heading on to the next destination.

  • Paris: Private City Highlights Vintage Citroen 2CV Tour with Transfer

    2. Paris: Private City Highlights Vintage Citroen 2CV Tour with Transfer

    Embark on a fun and unique private tour experience as you explore Paris aboard a vintage Citroen 2CV. See more of the city in less time, visit famous locations, and enjoy entertaining commentary from your local guide along the way. Get picked up by your guide/driver at your accommodation, hop on board the classic car, and set off to discover the ‘city of love’. You’ll zoom through popular avenues and historic bridges over the Seine River. Ride past famous sites like the Notre Dame, Arc de Triomphe, the Champs Elysées, and of course the iconic Eiffel Tower for perfect photo opportunities. Listen as your driver provides insider tips about life in Paris and gives you informative tidbits about the locations that are on the tour’s itinerary.

  • Paris Highlights 2.5-Hour Segway Tour

    3. Paris Highlights 2.5-Hour Segway Tour

    Explore the grand boulevards of Paris on a fun and eco-friendly mode of transport. Climb aboard a self-balancing Segway and set off in a small group of no more than 10 people to see the top attractions of the “City of Lights.” Following a short, 30-minute training session on the easy-to-drive vehicles, explore the cultural heritage of Paris from a different angle. Glide past historical monuments and down narrow lanes that are inaccessible to other modes of transport. Your guide will reveal hidden treasures as you take a loop from Avenue de Suffren. Pass the Military school at Les Invalides and glide past the National Assembly. Next, go down the tree-lined Champs Elysées from the Grand Palais to the Place de la Concorde, looking at the upscale shops and hotels along the way. Continue to the Grand et Petit Palais on the banks of the River Seine. Marvel at the historic Pont de l'Alma, be...

    Eine tolle Tour mit einem tollen Guide (ich glaube sein Name war Daniel). Auch der andere Mitarbeiter im Büro war sehr freundlich und nahm meiner Frau die Sorge sich als Anfängerin mit dem Segway durch Paris zu bewegen. Auf der Tour gab zahlreiche Stopps an Sehenswürdigkeiten mit interessanten Informationen. Alles in allem ein empfehlenswerter Anbieter.

  • Paris: Full-Day Tour from Disneyland with Eiffel Tower

    4. Paris: Full-Day Tour from Disneyland with Eiffel Tower

    This full-day tour will allow you to discover Paris’ most cherished landmarks, including the Louvre, the Champs Elysees, the Opera Garnier, the Pont de l'Alma, the Concorde, and many more.  You’ll start the tour by departing from Disneyland on a coach, embarking on the perfect day in the French capital. After your drive, you’ll then board a riverboat and admire more must-see attractions while cruising along the River Seine. You’ll see La Conciergerie, l’Ile de la Cité, and the Grand Palais. Finally, you’ll travel up to the second floor of the Eiffel Tower to enjoy breathtaking views of one of the most beautiful cities in the world, rounding off the ultimate Paris experience adequately before being dropped off back at your pickup point.

  • Paris: Invalides Dome - Skip-the-Line Guided Museum Tour

    5. Paris: Invalides Dome - Skip-the-Line Guided Museum Tour

    Your guide will lead you through the epic courtyard of the Invalides, discussing its 17th century roots as a veteran’s hospital under King Louis XIV. You’ll visit the cathedral that Louis built for his former troops, who found respite here after returning from battle. After discussing the Sun King’s contributions to France’s military history, you’ll learn all about the nation’s most elite leader, Napoleon Bonaparte. A brilliant general and audacious emperor, he is synonymous with France’s golden days of military conquest. Ultimately pushing too far, Napoleon died in exile, though his remains are interred underneath the magnificent gold dome. See his tomb up close, as well as the tombs of those closest to him, while basking in the ornate homage to this leader. Spend some time in the museum to learn all about this man, beyond his famous stature, through artifacts, recreations and militar...

  • Rodin Museum: Private Tour

    6. Rodin Museum: Private Tour

    Discover the Rodin Museum on a private tour with an expert art historian guide. Delve into the world of Auguste Rodin through this epic collection of his works. See not only his sculpture pieces, but also selections of more than 200 paintings that he accumulated during his lifetime. Learn all about his various studies of the human form, including numerous hands and his life-sized piece, The Walking Man. Learn about some of his contemporaries that he depicted in clay, such as the French writer Balzac, and masterpieces, The Gates of Hell and The Thinker. And after exploring the inside of the museum, take a stroll around the beautifully kept gardens with even more sculptures of Rodin’s on display.

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What people are saying about Esplanade des Invalides

it was truly a fantastic experience, we had a great time, we couldn't ask for better! We want to thank our guide, kind, very funny and super helpful, who accompanied us on this fantastic tour to discover the wonders of Paris. It is a unique experience to do absolutely and they are the right people. Thanks for everything Antonella and Manuel

Excellent. The Segways are easy to get used to for those worried about balance. After 5 minutes it's as easy as walking. Leo the guide was great. All the staff were very inviting and helpful. Give it a try!

Daniel was a fantastic tour guide, he made sure everyone was happy with the Segway controls before the tour started. He was professional, fun and full of information.

Great way to see Paris, even in the rain Leo made the experience brilliant. Would recommend for anyone to do it.

Great tour! Very nice guide! Everything worked great!