We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

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

From US$ 112.00
  • 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
From US$ 112.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Catacacombs Tour at 1:00pm
Catacombs Tour at 1:00pm, arrive strictly 12:45pm
From US$ 111.98
Catacombs Tour at 5pm
Catacombs tour at 5pm, arrive strictly 4:40pm
From US$ 111.98
Catacombs Tour at 6.30pm
Catacombs tour at 6.30pm, arrive strictly 6:10pm
From US$ 111.98
Show 11 more

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.

Write a Review
Reviews (586)

1 - 5 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wonderful Experience with Our Guide Georgia!

Great experience with this company and our guide! Arrived 15 minutes before our scheduled tour time and passed probably 2,000 tourists wrapped around the block to the front of the line who had waited over 3 hours for entry. Mostly want to give props to...More

Thank Billy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great way to avoid a long line

The line for the Catacombs is absolutely ridiculous. It was all the way around the block. If you're in Paris for a limited time, I'd definitely recommend getting a ticket that allows you to skip the line. We went through City Wonders, and our tour...More

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 5 March 2018
Amazing time with Randa!

My family and I decided to do this tour on our first visit to Paris last week. Randa was an amazing guide and really explained the history of the catacombs in an interesting way that kept the entire group entertained. She had answers for all...More

3  Thank danihardley
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile
Engaging and interesting tour

Our tour guide, John, brought the entire experience to life. He put the whole quarry & catacomb system into context with historical French events. He provided numerous tidbits about history we didn’t know, making it a much more encompassing tour. The tour allowed us to...More

Thank Rebecca J
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile
Wonderful guide/highly recommended

Highly recommend this tour. First the line to get into the catacombs is extremely long no matter the time of day. The weather was perfect in January, not too cold. I would recommend wearing shoes you don’t mind getting dirty as walking in the gravel...More

1  Thank Charmaine H
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Sabrina D
19 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from dch11f |
Travellers Also Viewed
Likely To Sell Out
Paris Catacombs Skip-the-Line...
635 Reviews
from US$ 99.40*
Paris Catacombs Special Access Tour
52 Reviews
from US$ 99.40*
Catacombs Skip-the-Line Guided Tour
8 Reviews
from US$ 112.00*
Catacombs of Paris Skip-the-Line Tour...
27 Reviews
from US$ 100.70*
Frequently bought together
Skip the Line: Louvre Museum Ticket
183 Reviews
from US$ 21.40*
Arc de Triomphe Skip-the-Line Entry...
216 Reviews
from US$ 15.10*
Eiffel Tower Summit Priority Access...
545 Reviews
from US$ 73.00*
Louvre Museum Skip the Line with...
2,987 Reviews
from US$ 74.20*
Eiffel Tower Tour & Seine River...
1 Review
from US$ 69.20*
Semi-Private Tour: Louvre Museum With...
16 Reviews
from US$ 115.80*
Louvre Museum Skip-the-Line Tour in...
15 Reviews
from US$ 74.20*
Special Offer
Mont Saint Michel Full Day Trip from...
from US$ 158.30* US$ 186.20
Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum...
821 Reviews
from US$ 124.60*
Likely To Sell Out
Paris Catacombs Skip-the-Line...
635 Reviews
from US$ 99.40*
Louvre Museum Skip the Line with...
2,987 Reviews
from US$ 74.20*
Versailles Skip-the-Line Tour with...
564 Reviews
from US$ 254.10*