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Under the Shadow of the Eiffel Tower – A Paris Gastronomic tour

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Sun & Mon

  • Start time

    09.00am

  • Duration

    3 hours

Inclusions
  • Guidance from an expert
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (12+)

Key Highlights

  • Discover the gastronomic gems and aesthetic pleasures around the Eiffel Tower.
  • Stroll down the Rue Cler and find the high-class boutiques.
  • Learn about the history of the area and uncover the elite places to eat.

Overview

Under the shadow of the tower hides a neighbourhood waiting to be discovered. A place where the elite likes to eat and the boutiques are high class. Where triumphs and tragedies have occurred. A place that is familiar, yet somehow undiscovered! The 7th arrondissement, a gourmet and cultural delight under the shadow of the Eiffel Tower. With your guide by your side on this tour, you’ll find hidden gastronomic gems in one of Paris’s most beautiful neighbourhoods. Tucked amid the lavish apartments you’ll discover where the elite eat, hear the stories that have helped to shape the area. You'll walk down the streets lined with high-class boutiques, known for their cheeses, meats, bread and pastries. Cross famous bridges and uncover an area made famous by its museums and attractions. This is a tour where the mix is most definitely gourmet and cultural. Beneath the shadows of the Eiffel.

About your guide

For Meeting the French, touring the Eiffel tower is 'old school'. They don't herd you onto a bus and have you driven to the famous sights. Oh no, they focus on intimate and original experiences which celebrate the French lifestyle and culture, helping you to see the real Paris. The city they call home.

Here’s the plan…

Discover the hidden neighbourhood beneath the shadow of the Eiffel tower. Where for the next three-hours you’ll be taken on a gastric and cultural tour.

Your guide will take you to the hidden gems amongst the lavish apartments of the 7th arrondissement. Which just happens to be one of Paris’s most beautiful districts. They will fill you in on the history and the stories associated with the area. You’ll see the places that are popular with the locals, walk down the Rue Cler; the street of high-class boutiques. You will also cross the famous Alma Bridge. Where both triumphs and tragedies have taken place.

This is a walking tour mixing gourmet and cultural pleasures. It’s also a place you may well have to make a return visit! The fresh bread, cheeses and pastries may well be calling your name!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Sun & Mon

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Start time

    09.00am

  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to the front of the exit of Ecole Militaire Metro Station, Sortie 1 where your guide will meet you. So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 15 mins early

  • Ending Point

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Guidance from an expert
  • Tips (oh, go on then)

Please note

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

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 48 hours before your organized tour to reconfirm.

This gastronomy and cultural tour is adults-only and older children only. Little ones under the age of 5 years will have to sit this one out, we’re afraid.

Your guide will speak English and French. We can arrange Spanish, Italian, German, Japanese & Chinese on request. Give our customer service team a call and they’ll arrange this for you.

Your guide will meet you 15 minutes before the start time.

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