Discover the origins of Paris on a private 2-hour walking tour of the Ile de la Cité. Walk streets little changed since the Middle Ages, and marvel at monuments such as the Notre-Dame de Paris and Louvre Museum. Cross historic bridges, and more.
What to Expect
Travel back to the birthplace of Paris on a private 2-hour walking tour of the Ile de la Cité.
Meet your guide at a designated meeting point in the medieval heart of the French capital. Hear explanations on the history and culture of the city center and its myths and legends. Walk in the shadows of the Notre Dame gargoyles. Admire the Gothic spire and façade of Sainte Chapelle, and the high tower of St. Jacques.
Then cross the River Seine via one of the historic bridges, such as the Pont Neuf. Follow the trail of the Knights Templars, and learn about the Hundred Years' War. Hear stories about Marie Antoinette and the “Sun King” (Louis XIV), along with the 2 Napoleons, and more.
Get a panoramic view of the Louvre Museum, where your tour ends.
Meet your guide at the Cité Metro Station (Line 4)
Know Before You Go
Since this tour is private, the guide will be dedicated only to you, which means that you can choose your favorite time to do the visit.
If you want a specific time, please tell us when you book.
If you won't specify anything, we will suggest you a time.