Our Full-Day Paris Highlights Private Tour is the best way to discover the city. Let us do all the planning and meet your Local Expert Guide directly at your accommodation in central Paris to have the best day ever! Admire Notre Dame Cathedral and explore the most iconic neighborhoods like the Latin Quarter & Le Marais. Discover hidden gems along the River Seine and of course the most stunning views from Arc de Triomphe with skip-the-line tickets. Last but not least, get to choose between a private walking tour of Paris or private transportation by deluxe chauffeured A/C vehicle.
What to expect on your full day private tour of Paris? This is a sample itinerary, please do not hesitate to ask for a customized itinerary.
Bonjour, let’s explore Paris together today!
For more comfort, your tour starts directly at your Parisian accommodation. Your local guide greets you and takes you on a wonderful journey through Paris.
After showing you the best local places around your accommodation, it’s time to head to our first major site, the world famous Notre Dame Cathedral. Be ready to discover a lost world of medieval fairy-tales and legends and understand how its magic still captivates us today, despite all tragic events.
Then, explore the ever charming Cité and Saint Louis islands, where the soul of Paris resides. Your local expert knows all the best food parlors and will take you for a croissant, an ice-cream or a bit of cheese – that’s up to you!
Cross the river Seine to walk the medieval streets of the Latin Quarter and Saint Germain. Pass by amazing sites like Shakespeare & Co bookstore or Café de Flore where Picasso, Sartre or Hemingway found their inspiration.
For lunch, ask your guide where to stop for crepes, steak frites or even sea food! This is your private tour and you can decide whatever feels best on the day. Paris has not shortage of delicious bistros and eateries.
Start the afternoon part of your Paris private tour by crossing Pont des Arts (famous once for is extravagant love locks) and reach the Louvre. The world’s most famous museums was once the palace of the French kings and has many secrets to reveal. Hear about the Red Wedding, Napoleon or the mysterious theft of the Mona Lisa!
Continue your day strolling the luxurious Tuileries garden that inspired the garden of Versailles. Enjoy views over Musée d’Orsay and Sacré Coeur basilica of Montmartre while discovering the unique Parisian architecture from Place de la Concorde, site of the Bastille day military march.
Reach the Champs Élysées, the most famous avenue of Paris, and Napoleon’s folly – the Arc de Triomphe. From there, contemplate 20 centuries of Parisian history and relive the highlights of the day: look East toward Notre Dame and the Louvre, South towards the Eiffel Tower, and a whole lot more of Paris surrounding us and ready to be explored.
At the end of the day, it’s not only a fantastic journey through Paris you will remember, but a walk through Art, History and Culture like no other. This is where your local guide will give you a list of recommendations for where to go and what to do for the remaining days you have here with us. There is nothing like tips and advice from a friend who lives in the city!
During this private tour of Paris, you can choose to walk the streets of the city and ride the famous Parisian metro (or subway – tickets included) with your guide whenever necessary. Alternatively, choose the private vehicle option for more comfort. Your guide will then be accompanied by a dedicated chauffeur and a luxury car or van (Mercedes).