Stroll through the city of lights with this very agreeable tour perfect for culture lovers as well as people loving a more chillax moment. You will start with the 1st arrondissement of Paris characterized by its central location, on the right bank of the Seine, as well as by its world-famous monuments and places: the Sainte Chapelle, the Palais de Justice, the Ile de la Cité, the Conciergerie, the Tuileries garden, the Carrousel garden, the Forum des Halles, the Bourse de Commerce, the Saint-Roch church, the Saint-Germain l’Auxerrois church, the Pont Neuf, the Place Vendôme, the Place Dauphine, the Place des Victoires, the Palais Royal, the Louvre Museum…
Then follow on with this district well known for artists and intellectuals, but also for students, because of the presence of one of the most prestigious universities in Paris: the Sorbonne.
And end up in the 8th arrondissement of Paris. During the Middle Ages it merely was a place of market gardening before being transformed into a chic and elegant district. André Le Nôtre , the Sun King’s gardener began the majestic path of the Champs-Elysées In the 18th century, the upper middle class and aristocracy built sumptuous private mansions in the Faubourg-Saint-Honoré and on the avenues bordering the Parc Monceau, shaping the area to what we nowadays know.
Presentation of the tour : Along the Seine
But first, let’s have a look at the practical details before we start our tour .
The tour passes through :
It is a linear route that starts at the tour de l’horloge, Cite metro station and ends up at the Champs Elysées gardens.
Be there 10 minutes before the tour starts
HOW TO GET THERE
For you to get to the departure point, you must take the following public transportations nearby Notre Dame
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING THE TOUR
Like any of our other strolls, this tour is eco-friendly to preserve the planet as much as your health, it is entirely by foot and is open to all public. During the warmer months, don’t forget to bring a hat, sunglasses and some sunscreen to avoid sunburns.
Our friendly advice: The Champs Elysées Gardens divided in two sections are really a beautiful and peaceful scenery to enjoy. You can attend a play in the nearby Theater Marigny , admire the fountains and sculptures and treat yourselves to one of the Michelin star restaurants: Pavillon Ledoyen and Pavillon Laurent.
Stroll duration : 2h