Prepare to step back in time with this historical tour of Paris. You will discover the beautiful Notre Dame Cathedral along with some of the oldest and most attractive quarters of this amazing city.
Duration of tour: 3 hours 45 mins
This tour emphasizes the history of the capital starting from the Roman period until today. Paris was born 2000 years ago and began at the Cite Island (Ile de la Cite). First you will admire the geometric design of Vendome Square and the fantasy of the old Opera House. Then, it is on to the Marais district, with its private town houses of nobility dated from the 17th and 18th centuries. With a short transfer by boat to Cite Island, you will have a guided visit of the interior of the Notre Dame Cathedral. You will then cross the Latin Quarter with its old university (the Sorbonne), the Luxembourg Gardens and Saint Germain des Pres with its Romanesque Church and its famous cafes. You will then return to rue des Pyramides, near the Louvre Museum.
Transportation by coach, mini-cruise on the river Seine, entrance and guided visit of Notre Dame Cathedral, the services of a guide throughout the tour.
You must report to your departure point 15 minutes prior to your pick up time. In case there is a mass, or on Sundays, the guide will provide commentary for you on the Cathedral and its three portals from outside, as he/she will not be able to speak inside. However you will still be able to visit the inside of the cathedral. Please note that this tour will terminate at the Cityrama Office. Please note that the cruise will not take place if the river is too high.
This tour is operated in air conditioned vehicles.