Walking tour of Montmartre's culture, food and art
Activities

Walking tour of Montmartre's culture, food and art

4.8/5
Excellent
Based on 4 reviews
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£25.00
Free cancellation
language
Language: English
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Mobile voucher accepted
duration
Duration: up to 2 hours
Do this because
  • Experience the rich culture, art and excitement in Montmartre
  • Visit the world famous Basilica Sacré Coeur overlooking all of Paris
  • Learn how to shop for quality food like a true Parisian
What to expect

Join us on this educational, cultural and fun tour through the beauty of Montmartre. Walk at a leisurely pace as your guide shares the inside scoop on the area’s history and culture. Along the way, your guide will point out the local food specialists and fill you in on the secrets to shopping for and enjoying Paris’ finest cheese, charcuterie, bread, wine and more.

Your tour begins at the iconic Moulin Rouge, home of the scintillating Can-Can, where Toulouse-Lautrec sat nightly and drew some of the most famous pictures of Paris nightlife. You'll begin to ascend through the winding streets and arrive at the Cafe des 2 Moulins, the famous cafe featured in the popular French comedy, Amelie. As you continue up you will walk on the streets where Van Gogh, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Pissarro and other artists lived and worked. You'll walk along the Rue Abbesses where you will learn of it’s history dating back to ancient times.

Your journey continues past world famous artwork, cabarets, Paris’ only vineyard and the last two remaining windmills ("moulins") in Paris. Your tour concludes at the highest natural point in Paris, at the summit of Montmartre where the steps of the Sacre-Coeur host millions of visitors each year for the breathtaking views of Paris below. You will soon understand why locals and visitors alike agree that Montmartre is the most charming area in all of Paris.

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What's included
  • check English-speaking guide
Where

In front of Starbucks, 5 Place Blanche, 75009 Paris

Meeting point:
Meet your guide 15 minutes before the departure of the tour in front of Starbucks across from the Moulin Rouge cabaret. Nearest Metro station: Blanche (line 2).
What to remember
  • The tour starts on time. You may not be able to catch up to the tour if late
  • The activity runs regardless of weather conditions
  • There is uphill walking and some stairs
  • Tour is not wheelchair accessible and not advised for guests with mobility issues
  • You can take the Paris shuttle for a convenient transportation, included with your tour. Find the details at: https://www.exp1.com/paris-tours/paris-shuttle/
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Provider
ExperienceFirst Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

What people say about this experience

Excellent

4.8/5

Based on 4 reviews from verified customers

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  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - August 2023

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Sophie my tour guide did an amazing job walking through MontMarte's history and neighborhood. I would reccommend her if you are up to walking

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - May 2023

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Try informative and enjoyable.

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - September 2022

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Fantastic tour guide. Sorry forget her name. Young lady with short blond hair wearing a terrific Parisian outfit. The tour was lively, fun, and lot ...

  • Anonymous

    From United Kingdom - May 2022

    Great

    Overall rated

    4/5

    Interesting for all ages - I was with my 12 year old daughter - David was engaging from start to finish with memorable & fun historical, geographical ...

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