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  1. France
  2. Ile-de-France
  3. Paris
  4. Ile de la Cite

Paris: 2-Hour Private Kickstart Tour w/ a Local

Product ID: 75844
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There’s so much to do - but where do you begin? Kickstart your Paris visit with a local private guide, get unique insights and tips and make the most out of your trip.
About this activity
Duration: 2 hours
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Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund

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  • Learn about the city’s history in a nutshell
  • Get tips & tricks to kickstart your trip
  • Enjoy the best spots in Paris with your private guide
  • Get answers to all your travel questions
Full description
Start your Paris visit in the best way possible: go around the city with your private local guide during this 2-hour tour. Get ready to make your way past famous landmarks, discover spots only locals know about, take a stroll past beautiful art galleries and much more. All while you get tips and insights on how to enjoy Paris like a true local.

Where better to start going en route than on the Ile de la Cité, the original center of the city. Make your way towards must-see attractions such as Notre-Dame de Paris, Jardin de Luxembourg and the famous Louvre. Learn about the historical events and get tips on how to visit these main sights at complete ease. No need to worry about the touristy crowds at these popular spots - your local host can tell you all about how to avoid them.

It’s not just about famous landmarks though. Dive into Saint-Germain-des-Prés to discover beautiful art galleries, picturesque Parisian passages and one of the best bakeries in town. Along the way, you’ll be able to get all the answers to your burning travel questions. Looking for a great place to have dinner? Should you tip a French waiter? Ask your local host. After all, it’s the locals who know best. Your local private guide can’t wait to show you their city in a unique way. The full itinerary is as follows:

Cathedral Notre Dame de Paris
- Shakespeare & Company
- Square René Viviani
- Sorbonne University
- Jardin de Luxembourg
- One of the best patisseries in Paris - Gerard Mulot Boulangerie
- Cour du Commerce Saint-André
- Art galleries at Rue de Seine
- Pont des Arts - Louvre Museum
- Art galleries at Rue de Seine
- Pont des Arts
- Louvre Museum
- End with a view of the Eiffel Tower and Arc du Triomphe at Place du Carrousel
  • Local Guide
  • Private Tour
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Pick up & drop off
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

In front of the bookstore Shakespeare & Company, 37 Rue de la Bûcherie, 75005 Paris, France.

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Product ID: 75844