1. France
  2. Ile-de-France
  3. Paris
  4. Le Marais

Paris: 3-Hour Interactive History Walking Tour

Product ID: 312523
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Engage your family with an entertaining adventure in the heart of Paris while solving riddles and exploring history. Learn about the city in a fun way with your private, family-friendly guide and activity booklets during this 3-hour walking tour.
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Duration: 3 hours
Starting times 9:30 AM, 2:00 PM
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English
Booklets
English

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Experience

Highlights
  • Engage your teens with an amusing tour through the heart of Paris with a captivating guide
  • Learn about the city through fascinating riddles and puzzles
  • End your tour with a pastry and warm drink in a typical Parisian café
  • With activity booklets for each teen and a family-friendly guide, there is no chance of boredom on this tour
Full description
Entertain your teens and family with an informative and playful walking tour in Paris to discover its history. Your passionate guide will lead you through the history of Paris and give each of your kids an activity booklet to help uncover quirky stories and facts along the way. Travel through time from the Middle Ages to the French Revolution to grasp the building blocks of Paris as its known today.

Begin your journey in antiquity by meeting your cheery guide near one of the most impressive Gallo-Roman sites in Paris, the Cluny Thermae. Travel through time again to reach the Latin Quarter. Spot remnants of the Middle Ages and other periods to observe the epic history that still shows itself in the streets of Paris today.

Stroll a bit further to reach Paris’s two natural islands on the Seine River, Ile de la Cité and Ile Saint Louis. Walk along the Cité Island and observe the iconic Gothic jewel of Notre Dame, poised in all her glory. Then meander through the charming, village-like streets of Ile Saint Louis to discern its medieval architecture and atmosphere.

Next, step into the Marais district, the heart of historical Paris. Private mansions, hidden gardens to splendid churches, your guide will show you timeless wonders that you will see only in this neighborhood, behind closed walls and secret passages.

Sit back and relax in a typical Parisian café for a well-deserved break. Enjoy a delicious pastry and warm drink while your guide recounts more tales of the past for you. Finally, head toward Bastille Square for your last history lesson. Recall the events of July 14, 1789 and the famous Storming of La Bastille. Try to visualize how the fortress once stood and see what revolutionary symbol now occupies the square before concluding your tour.
Includes
  • Activity booklet for each teen
  • Complimentary drink and tasty pastry
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)

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Meeting point

100 Boulevard Saint Germain, in front of the Minelli store

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From US$ 460.95 Per group up to 4

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Product ID: 312523