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Paris: Notre-Dame and Île de la Cité Walking Tour

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    • Adults (18+)
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from US$ 38.56 per person pp

Key Highlights

  • Explore the streets of Île de la Cité and uncover the area’s turbulent history from your expert guide
  • Visit the Notre Dame Cathedral and admire the gothic architecture, grand archways and stonework
  • Admire a dazzling display of more than 6,500 square feet of 13th-century stained glass on display at the cathedral
  • Stroll past the famous Sainte Chapelle and the Conciergerie, two famous historical sites of Paris
  • Explore the streets of Ile Saint Louis with its famous boutiques and restaurants!
  • Overview

    Come face to face with medieval Paris on this fabulous combo tour of Ile de la Cité and the Notre Dame Cathedral. Enjoy a guided tour of the Notre Dame Cathedral, which was the setting of Victor Hugo’s masterpiece ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’.

    Stroll past the famous Sainte Chapelle which houses precious Christian relics and the Conciergerie, the prison where Marie Antoinette was held. Explore the charming Ile Saint Louis with its famous boutiques and restaurants!

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    2 hours

    Start time


    Meeting Point

    Make your way to Set In Paris(a coffee shop), 61 quai de la Tournelle, 75005 Paris. Meet your guide at the agency.
    So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 20 minutes early.

    Ending Point

    Ile Saint Louis


    Meet your guide at the designated point at the scheduled time. The tour begins with a walk through the Ile de la Cité, an island in the middle of the River Seine. Learn about how the Ile de la Cité became the hub of French royals. See where Marie Antoinette was imprisoned in the building that served as a royal palace in the 14th century.

    You will next be taken on a guided tour of the Notre Dame Cathedral, considered the most famous cathedral in the world. Study the gothic architecture of the majestic cathedral, also the setting for Victor Hugo’s masterpiece ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’.

    See the gargoyles and other stone statues, the beautiful stained glass windows, the mighty 13th-century organ and admire the gothic architecture. See the archways, buttresses and statues of the cathedral and know the history behind this grand structure.

    Stroll past Sainte Chapelle and the Conciergerie, cross the St. Louis Bridge and stroll down the streets of the Ile Saint Louis. Explore the famous restaurants and boutiques there as your guide recommends the best places to sample sumptuous French fare.

    Make your own way back to the hotel after the tour ends or continue sightseeing on your own.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Walking tour Local Guide - English & Spanish Entrance to Notre-Dame Cathedral
    • Visit to gastronomic venues


    • Food and drinks
    • Pick-up and drop off
    • Visit to the towers of Notre Dame
    • Cooked meats, cheese and ice cream tasting
  • Please note

    Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices.

    Since we would visit a place of worship, wearing shirts with sleeves and avoiding shorts, vest tops and open toe sandals would be best.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised  activity to reconfirm.