A lively three-hour walking tour which covers Notre Dame, the Latin Quarter, the flower market, courthouse, Pont Neuf and a bit of the lovely Ile St Louis, this visit brings you to the heart and birthplace of the city. You will get a real feeling for the life and history of Paris, and enjoy the mosaic of neighborhoods for which it is so well-loved. Time permitting, we’ll cross over to the picturesque and elegant Marais district, a contrast of medieval walls, 17th century mansions, charming cafes and trendy boutiques.
The four-hour half-day tour includes the above as well as a visit of the Marais, the Place des Vosges and its nearby mansions, or a tour of the Right Bank.
Then we’ll metro or taxi to the Louvre to stroll through the beautiful Tuileries Garden, visiting the elegant Place Vendome along the way to the Place de la Concorde and the Champs Elysees.
Find the perfect item on your wish list while shopping at exclusive boutiques found only in Paris. From fashion to art to fabulous gourmet shops, discover it all during a half-day tour.
A wonderful walk through the enchanting village of Montmartre: to see the lively artists’ square, the only vineyard in Paris and its oldest cabaret, Le Lapin Agile. See where Picasso, Van Gogh, Toulouse-Lautrec and Renoir lived and worked. Enjoy spectacular views from the vantage point of our visit to the Sacré Coeur basilica.
The world’s most famous flea market is filled with antiques and second-hand treasures including furniture, clothing, jewelry, curiosities, posters, paintings, porcelain, toys and more. Best time to visit: Saturday or Sunday from 10:30AM to 5PM.
Located at the southern limit of Paris, Vanves offers much of what is found at Clignancourt, but in smaller scope. On Sundays, there’s also a nearby food market.
Visit several of the Right Bank’s finest chocolate shops for an unforgettable tasting experience and learn the fascinating secrets of this delectable dessert and its history. French dark chocolate is considered a luxury product on a par with the best of wines. Each chocolate shop has its own personality and specialties and we will enjoy a delicious sampling during this two-hour visit.
This is an excellent tour for everyone: children, adults, corporate groups.
An hour’s journey from the Gare St-Lazare, immortalized by Claude Monet in his famous train station paintings, will transport you through the gentle Vexin countryside to Giverny, where the Impressionist master lived and worked for more than forty years. I will share with you the story of his life and work, as we visit his charming home with its quaint bedrooms, sunny yellow dining room and blue-tiled kitchen, while admiring his extensive collection of Japanese woodblocks lining the walls.