Private tour

Le Marais: Explore Old Paris with a Local Host

4.3 / 5

10 reviews

Activity provider: City Unscripted

Le Marais: Explore Old Paris with a Local Host

Activity provider: City Unscripted

From US$ 147.82 per person

Le Marais is one of Paris’s most historic quarters, which today is a diverse blend of Old Paris, its Jewish heritage, and a vibrant LGBTQ scene. Explore its old world charm and artistic tendencies, while strolling along cobbled streets.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Be matched to a knowledgeable local guide based on your interests and personality
  • Join a local to explore the historic and charming Le Marais
  • Discover the quarters old-world charm as you stroll through the streets
  • Stroll along cobbled streets, browse boutiques and pop into small art galleries
  • Sample gourmet treats at Jewish bakeries and on the market
Full description
Join a like-minded local to discover Le Marais, the historic quarter in the very heart of Paris that’s known for its old-world charm and historic credentials. Get to know Old Paris while visiting famous historic attractions like the Bastille.  You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Stop by Jewish bakeries to indulge in some sweet treats or visit The Marché des Enfants Rouges, Paris’s oldest market and savor your street food on a bench where you can watch the world go by. Discover Le Marais’ colorful history, from royal residents to battles during the revolution, Le Marais has seen it all. Browse the charming boutiques and small galleries that the area is home to, or visit iconic sites like the Pompidou Centre before you relax with a coffee or glass of wine at a local café.  
  • Private and personalized experience
  • 3 hours with a local host
  • Walking experience
  • Food and drinks
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation
  • Gratuities (optional)

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Important information

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  • Wear comfortable clothes for walking
  • Your meeting point is flexible and will be arranged with your guide in advance
Customer reviews

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4.3 /5

based on 10 reviews

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Our host/guide was incredibly informative and smart. He holds a masters degree and brought us to places we would have never known about nor found. I will recommend him to all our friends.

October 9, 2021

Our guide was very knowledgeable and made it a very enjoyable tour

September 18, 2019

The guide Safeed very nice truth. Show sites that interest.

September 9, 2019

Product ID: 163005