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Private Walking Tour of Tours Historical Center

Private Walking Tour of Tours Historical Center

From $117.31 per person

Visiting the city of Tours for the first time? Discover a whole new side of this beautiful place on a 2-hour walking tour, and explore the city's history and rich culture. Enjoy a customized tour with a private guide, based on your interests and schedule.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, German, Spanish
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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the historic and culturally rich city of Tours on this 2-hour tour
  • Walk through the city's old town and admire some of its beautiful medieval architecture, including its famous Cathedral
Full description
Do you know which city was the capital of France in 15th century? Where the famous French novelist Honoré de Balzac was born? Which city is considered to be the Garden of France? Or where you can hear the purest French spoken language? The answer to all of these questions is Tours, a historic city dating back to the Middle Ages located right in the heart of France, just one hour away from Paris. Join our helpful and knowledgeable guides to discover the rich history and wonderful medieval buildings of Tours. Visit the city's beloved Cathédrale Saint-Gatien, which dates back to as early as 1170. The cathedral is a beautiful mix of different architectural styles, with major sections finished between the 13th and 15th centuries. Another point of interest may be the medieval Tour Charlemagne, located in the center of the Old City. Or, feel free to visit the famous museum of Beaux- Arts on your own, admiring its impressive collection including pieces by French, Italian, Flemish and Dutch masters. Then, enjoy a taste of the region's fine wine, considered by many to be among the best in all of France. Let us show you the beautiful city of Tours through the eyes of a local!
Includes
  • Private Licensed Tour Guide
  • Any admission fees
  • Transportation
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • All participants who are over 18 years old must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts

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The meeting point for your tour will be Place Jean Jaurès.

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  • This tour can accommodate wheelchair users as long as you inform the operator in advance
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

based on 3 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    3.3/5
  • Service
    3/5
  • Organization
    3/5

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Highly recommended

We had a great time!! The explanations of the magnificent guide !!

August 25, 2018

Incompetent guide

Difficult speech

June 3, 2019

Our guide did not count his time, He was very invested, very interesting, and knew how to adapt to young and old alike.

January 1, 2020

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