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  2. Ile-de-France
  3. Paris

Paris 2-Hour Perfume Walking Tour

Product ID: 45314
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Discover the history of world-famous French fragrance houses, including Chanel, Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Guerlain, and Givenchy on a guided walk through Paris. Visit 3 iconic perfume shops and learn how the different fragrances are made.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit some of the top perfume houses in Paris
  • Learn about French perfume, its history, and the current trends
  • Discover the characteristics of different families of fragrances
Full description
On this 2-hour guided walk you’ll be led through Paris by your nose as your knowledgeable guide takes you back through the history of French perfumes. Hear about a time when perfumes were restricted to religious ceremonies, and when the use of perfume was considered to be a privilege.

Your guide will explain how perfume is part of French history and traditions, as you visit perfume houses and discover how fragrances are made. Learn how to describe the ingredients of eau de cologne, and the characteristics of different families of perfumes.

Hear the fascinating stories of world-famous perfume houses such as Chanel, Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Guerlain, and Givenchy, and learn some of the secrets behind their unforgettable perfumes.
Includes
  • Guided tour
  • Stops at 3 iconic perfume shops
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up
  • Meals and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Café Marly, 93 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
A minimum of 2 persons per booking is required.

Tours canceled less than 24 hours in advance are not eligible for refunds.
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Product ID: 45314