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Eclectic Marais

 

private tour

3 hours

eco-friendly

walking

Discover  the variety  of Le Marais

Enjoy a walk through the centuries while exploring the different lifestyles that mix in this interesting neighborhood full of charm, drama and joy...

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Trendy, historical, fun and full of anecdotes, Le Marais is one of Paris most appreciated neighbourhoods that was saved from destruction by miracle.

This is the perfect place to find high quality boutiques and charming little cafés, all between old buildings that allow us to travel in time and try to experience key moments of the history of Paris, and its people.

The Jewish quarter, mixed with the residences of an ancient aristocracy that made of Le Marais an elegant spot. Royal squares and vestiges of the middle ages will be along your way.

 

Discover Le Marais and get to know a side of Paris that will surprise you! 

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Highlights along your way

  • Hôtel de Ville*

  • Medieval Streets

  • Memorial de la Shoah*

  • Jewish Quarter

  • Pastry shops

  • Place des Vosges 

  • Private Hotels* 

  • Saint Paul Church

  • 800 y.o. City Wall

Detailed Description

Your stroll will start by the beautiful 18th century city hall or, in French; Hotel de Ville, maybe the most famous one in the world. You will understand the commercial development of Paris and the importance of the right bank of the Seine river. 

Next you will walk some of the most charming  and oldest streets of the city, where you will find many curious boutiques, pastry shops and parfumeries.

Your walk through Le Marais also considers discovering part of the Jewish section of the city, passing by the Holocaust Museum and understanding the Jew's struggle during the Nazi occupation, as well as the lively rue des Rosiers, the best place in Paris to find the most tasty falafels.

During your walk you will see the beautiful Church of Saint Paul & Saint Louis with its theatrical architecture as well as its many interesting anecdotes that makes this one of the must-see places in Le Marais.

After strolling more lively streets full of cafés  you will arrive at the most beautiful Parisian royal square: la Place des Vosges, here you will find modern art galleries, as well as the house of Victor Hugo and other famous French people that have made history.

Your walk will end at the border of medieval Paris, in one of our favorite hidden places and where only locals know they can find the perfect spot to relax and have an "apero", lunch or dinner away from the crowds.

*This itinerary happens entirely in open spaces, monuments listed in the itinerary will be discovered from the exterior

Cena con amigos

private service

flexible itinerary

3 hours

up to 6 people

Meeting Place

Outside the "Bistrot Marguerite" , in front of the Hotel de Ville (find location here)  

Mobility Level

Get ready to walk about 2,5 kms / 1,5 miles.
While the area is flat we recommend you to wear comfortable shoes.

Includes

Private expert guide, interesting and fun Itinerary to discover Le Marais, taxes.

Extra expenses (optional)

Coffee break, snacks, pastries

Weather conditions

This tour takes place rain or shine (check our cancellation policy)

 

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