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Private Paris Kickstart Tour with a Local

  • Private 2-hour sightseeing tour of Paris
  • Explore Ile de la Cité, where the city began
  • Admire must-see destinations, including the Notre-Dame de Paris, Jardin de Luxembourg and the Louvre
Private Paris Kickstart Tour with a Local
From US$13.91
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Kickstart your stay with a local and private guide, see the city in a nutshell.
4pm Kickstart Tour
Kickstart your stay with a local and private guide, see the city in a nutshell.
1pm Kickstart Tour
Kickstart your stay with a local and private guide, see the city in a nutshell.
First time in Paris and don’t know where to start? Book this private 2-hour tour for a personalized introduction to the City of Lights. See a number of famous attractions, such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, Jardin de Luxembourg, and the Louvre Museum, and at the same time, pick up inside tips on where to discover culture, gastronomy, and nightlife. Kickstart your Paris visit with a local, and learn about the city’s history in the company of your select family and friends.
What to Expect
Explore Paris like a local on this private 2-hour sightseeing tour. In addition to history and landmarks, this tour provides answers to travel-related questions such as, ‘Where’s a great place to get dinner? Should you tip a French waiter?’
Meet your personalized guide outside the Notre Dame Cathedral and kickstart your outing on the Ile de la Cité, the heart and origin of the city. Your guide shares inside tips on how to enjoy some of the tourist attractions here without the crowds.
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, take note of art galleries, charming passageways, and a popular bakery. Other stops include the Shakespeare & Company bookstore, Square René Viviani, Sorbonne University, Jardin de Luxembourg, Gérard Mulot Boulangerie, and Pont des Arts.
Walk past the Louvre Museum, and end your private tour at the Place du Carrousel, which boasts a wonderful view of the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe.
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1 - 5 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tour with a knowledgeable friend!

If you wish your good friend was a Paris local so that you could experience the city as the inhabitants do.....then consider a Private Paris Kickstart Tour. I felt is was money well spend for my 2 teenage sons and I. Rachelle was a great...More

Thank Darrin G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kickstart tour with Alexandrine

Alex was the perfect choice to give my family their first view of Paris. She took the time to understand our interests and made sure to tailor our tour to them. We really wanted to have our young adults start their stay in Paris hearing...More

Thank CalvinPowell-LA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Wonderful tour

Juliette gave us an enjoyable look into the sites of Paris. She was very knowledgeable and fun. She is wonderful. She even took the time to write down sites we should see on our next few days. What a great start to our Paris adventure....More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great way to start our 3 days in Paris!

We had a great tour with "our local, Rachelle". She was so sweet and enthusiastic about sharing her love for Paris with me and my husband. She chose some unique places to visit and provided us with really fun facts about each stop. We especially...More

Thank Brooke C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Highly recommend

Adonis was a terrific guide and showed us the center of Paris. We had our teens with us and he tailored the tour to match their interest.

Thank Guy L
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27 May 2018|
Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
Hello. The tour just included the four of us plus the guide.