The Grand Tour

25€ per person

Discover the major sights in this extensive overview of Paris!  A must for any first time visitor to the City of Light, you will get oriented with this beautiful city while seeing and learning about almost every major sight!

3.5-4 Hours
Groups of 10 or less+
  • Meeting Location
    In front of Notre Dame Cathedral
  • Distance Walked
    4.5 miles / 7.2 kilometers
  • Duration
    3.5-4 Hours
  • Dress Code
    Comfortable shoes are highly recommended. It is suggested to bring a poncho or small umbrella in case of rain.
  • Included
    The Grand Tour
    Small Group Size
    Native English Speaking Guide
  • Not Included
    Food and Drinks
    Entry Fees to Attractions
1

Eiffel Tower

Built for the Universal Exposition of 1889, this 300 meter high iron structure designed by Gustave Eiffel has become the symbol of Paris and France around the world.

2

Louvre Museum

Situated in the center of Paris, the world’s most famous museum was previously a royal palace.  It houses a collection of over 35,000 items including the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, and Winged Victory.

3

Musee d'Orsay

Housed in a former train station, this grand building holds the most impressive collection of impressionist paintings in the world

4

Champs-Elysee Avenue

One of the most famous avenues in the world, it is full of designer shops, sidewalk cafes, and cinemas.  With the Arc de Triomphe at one end and Place de la Concorde at the other, it is a must see!

5

Notre Dame Cathedral

The location of Napoleon’s Coronation, this 850 year old work of art is the most famous cathedral in the world!  This masterpiece of Gothic architecture is breathtaking!

6

Tuileries Gardens

Between the Louvre and Place de la Concorde, these former royal gardens are vast and beautiful. Stroll past the countless statues and fountains and enjoy the natural beauty in the center of Paris!

7

Other Highlights Include:

Napoleon's Tomb, Hotel des Invalides, Champ de Mars, Pont des Arts, Pont Neuf, Palais de Justice, Sainte Chapelle, and more!  View the gallery to see photo highlights of The Grand Tour!

Schedule:

March to October: 

Tuesday - 4:00pm

Wednesday - 9:00am

Thursday - 9:00am

Friday - 12:30pm

Sunday - 12:00pm

November to February

Wednesday  - 1:00pm

Saturday - 1:00pm

Do we need reservations for the tours?

Yes, reservations are required.  We require reservations to make sure that all tours have 10 or less guests.  With this maximum capacity, we can make sure that your experience is the best it can be!

How can I pay for the tour?

A valid credit or debit card is required to reserve your tour. You must reserve a spot ahead of time online and all purchases must be completed one hour before the tour begins.  All payments are subject to the Terms and Conditions listed on the reservation page. Using the calendar to the right, select the desired date of your tour and then click "Register now for:" whichever tour you would like.  Follow the instructions on the following page.  You will receive a confirmation email when finished with a link to the meeting location.

How long does the tour last?

The Grand Tour lasts approximately 3.5 to 4 hours.

When are Grand Tours available?

Please click on the "schedule" tab above to see the weekly schedule.

Do the tours operate in the rain?

Yes! The tours will operate in all weather conditions.  We advise all guest to carry a small umbrella or poncho because it can rain at anytime in Paris!

Can I change the date of my tour?

We will try everything we can to re-book you on another available tour.  All you need to do is email tours@parisbyfoot.com with your confirmation information and our staff will help you reschedule your tour.  Please remember that you are still subject to our cancellation policies.

What is your cancellation policy?

You may cancel your tour at anytime up to 72 hours before the start of the tour.  Prior to 72 hours before the start of the tour, you will receive a full refund. No refunds will be given if you cancel within 72 hours of the start of the tour.  We will make every effort possible to re-book you on a different tour for no extra charge but refunds will not be given at any time.  If for any reason we at Paris By Foot cancel your tour, you will receive a full refund immediately.