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Medieval Paris Private Tour

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Overview
Find out what was Paris was like 800 years ago on a private walking tour that takes you back to the early days of the city. See medieval monuments and learn about the history of the city during the Middle Ages at landmarks such as the Notre-Dame Cathedral and La Sorbonne, one of Europe’s oldest and most renowned universities.
Highlights
  • Walking tour of medieval Paris with art historian guide
  • Learn the early history of monuments such as La Sorbonne and Notre Dame
  • Private tour ensures personalized experience
  • Learn to spot architectural remnants from medieval construction
What to Expect
Begin your private walking tour in central Paris. Then head near the Gothic Notre-Dame Cathedral where your art historian guide shares the rich history of this iconic landmark and gives context for its location on the Ile de la Cité. As you walk the cobblestone streets of the Latin Quarter, you learn to spot the architectural clues that a building dates back to the Middle Ages. Visit the Sorbonne and the Hotel de Cluny, a 14-century monastery turned Museum of the Middle Ages, famous for The Lady and the Unicorn tapestries. You see the ornate tower from the 16th-century Church of Saint-Jacques-de-la-Boucherie and visit the Renaissance-style Fountain of the Innocents (Fontaine des Innocents). Explore the stories behind landmarks such as Les Halles, the site of the city’s market dating back to the 1100s. Armed with this knowledge of medieval history, you can wander on your own with greater insight.
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Important Information
Departure Point
98 Boulevard Saint-Germain, 75005 Paris, France
Departure Time
Flexible
Duration
2h
Return Details
26 Rue Saint-Merri, 75004 Paris, France
Inclusions
  • Professional art historian guide
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A maximum of 10 people per booking
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We had the pleasure of being guided through the sites of medieval Paris with Boris. My teenage boys(15 and 18) loved it. It was actually one of our favorite things on our trip. Boris was extremely knowledgeable about everything! It was such a pleasure spending the afternoon
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Response from B-Paris-in-Person, Owner at Medieval Paris Private Tour
Responded 1 Apr 2018
hi there, Thanks so much for the kind words. It was great pleasure spending the time discovering the medieval Paris with your family. I hope to see you all again soon. Kind regards, Boris, Paris in person private tours
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My family and I had the great fortune to have Boris take us on a private walking tour of medieval Paris. We thoroughly enjoyed it! Boris was engaging, extremely knowledgeable, personable, and simply just fun. I give Boris highest marks. He patiently answered questions and
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Response from B-Paris-in-Person, Owner at Medieval Paris Private Tour
Responded 18 Mar 2018
hi Jeffrey, Thanks for the kind words - it was my pleasure to have such a curious and engaged group. Hope to see you guys again ! Kind regards, Boris, Paris in person private tours
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: French
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