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Skip the Line: Catacombs of Paris Small-Group Walking Tour

  • Learn more about the popular Catacombs in Paris on a guided tour 
  • Bypass lines often in excess of two hours with a skip-the-line pass
  • Explore the bone-lined tunnels in a small group limited to 19 people
Skip the Line: Catacombs of Paris Small-Group Walking Tour
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Explore the subterranean tunnels of the Catacombs (Les Catacombes), one of Paris’ most popular and atmospheric attractions, on a small-group tour limited to just 19 participants. This skip-the-line tour can save you hours of time waiting in line, and you’ll get an enhanced experience of the macabre labyrinth as your guide shares the stories that make the attraction so fascinating.

What to Expect

The tour begins near the Catacombs at a time of your choice. After greeting your guide, you’ll sail past long lines with your skip-the-line pass and descend to macabre tunnels lined with human skeletons.

As you explore the dimly lit labyrinth, your guide reveals historical information crucial to understanding the Catacombs. Discover the reason residents were buried beneath the city and relish the morbid atmosphere of this unusual Paris attraction.

The tour concludes outside of the Catacombs.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
One of the highlights of our trip to Paris! Avi was great!

Visiting the catacombs in our tour led by Avi was one of the highlights in our trip to Paris! Avi was a knowledgeable and hilarious guide, and we were excited to be able to see some of the areas of the catacombs sealed off from...More

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Superb guide of an exciting place!

It was totally worth to book this skip the line tour, not only to spare ourselves from hours of waiting, but also because our fantastic guide Leo added so much more meat to the bones (pun intended) by telling personal stories (Leo is a Cataphile...More

Thank Karin D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fascinating tour of the catacombs

I’m very glad we chose to do this tour. I was a little leery because it seems rather macabre to go look at bunch of bones underground (and indeed it is!), but it was a fascinating experience for me and my teenage son. We were...More

Thank wdwiheartu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was amazing! I went with 2 of my roommates & it was very interesting going through the tunnels. Our tour guide Avi kept our interest & had great stories to tell! I learned so much about the catacombs & the history of Paris...More

Thank Erica D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A great City Wonders tour!

Had a great experience with this tour. Guide was knowledgeable and helped us understand how the catacombs came to be from a historical perspective. This is a Paris visitor option that I do not think a lot of people are aware of. We has two...More

Thank flagstaff01
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26 July 2018|
Response from Aleksandra B | Reviewed this property |
Hi , most likely yes. But this tour I did was from City Wonders company. I know there re other ones too. In all honesty , if you re going at the end of September, you re too late to buy tickets for this event, sadly ! It s... More
12 July 2018|
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Response from Jeffrey W | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they will still have at least SOME openings as late as 2-3 weeks out - but if you want to have your choice of tour time and day of the week - the sooner the better..
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