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Notre Dame Cathedral & the Cradle of Paris

  • Duration 02h00

  • Group Tour

  • Group Size
    10 max

  • Refund up to 48 hours

  • 36 reviews

  • Disabled access


This walking tour will take you a few centuries back and show you the real Cradle of Paris, the stunning Ile de la Cité. Your guide will start with a detailed presentation of the world famous Notre Dame Cathedral, a 12th Century masterpiece of architecture and home of the Hunchback. Your dedicated expert guide and history addict will retrace the building of this medieval gem and tell you all about the long-forgotten details lurking in the shadows.

You’ll then cross the Seine River to discover the northern edge of the vibrant Latin Quarter and wander the first streets of Paris. Where did they lead? Why this area is called the Latin Quarter? You’ll get all the answer while wandering the most singular streets of Paris. Last but not least, your guide will take you to the neighbourhood most iconic intellectual hotspot: Shakespeare & Co bookstore!
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    Why you'll love this

  • Unlock the deepest secrets of the world’s most famous cathedral
  • Tap into the magic of the historic Lutecia
  • Glimpse medieval streets and gothic architecture
  • Meander through the heart of historical Paris

    What's included

  • An exploration of Notre Dame’s glory
  • An eye-opening walking tour along some of Paris’ oldest streets
  • A grand finale at Paris most inspiring bookstore

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Knowing Paris inside-out comes with years of exploring, but above all a passion for discovering all the magic that a city has to offer. Our city guides are selected for their insatiable love for Paris, and their desire to share it with our visitors. Leaving no stone unturned, our guides are always ready to go the extra mile to ensure that those who explore with them get to discover the Paris that truly makes them tick.


5.0 / 5.0 - Based on 36 reviews
Last reviewed: March 22 2019
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