Latin Quarter Tour

20€ per person

Roman ruins, the most beautiful gardens in Paris, and one of the world’s most famous universities are all located in this popular area of the city!  First settled by the Romans over 2000 years ago, the area today known as the Latin Quarter is a vibrant and diverse neighborhood filled with monuments, cafes, restaurants, and excellent shopping.  Discover the best that the Latin Quarter has to offer on this walking tour.

2 Hours
Groups of 10 or less+
  • Meeting Location
    Place Saint Michel (Saint Michel Station, Metro Line 4, RER B, RER C)
  • Distance Walked
    2.2 miles / 3.5 kilometers
  • Duration
    2 Hours
  • Dress Code
    Comfortable shoes are highly recommended. It is suggested to bring a poncho or small umbrella in case of rain.
  • Included
    Latin Quarter Tour
    Small Group Size
    Native English Speaking Guide
  • Not Included
    Food and Drinks
    Entry Fees to Attractions

Saint Michel Fountain

This second empire era fountain is the centerpiece of the grand and lively Place Saint-Michel. With a stunning view of Notre Dame, excellent cafes, and a vibrant student life, this is one of the top sights in the city.


Sorbonne University

The heart of academic life in Paris for hundreds of years, this university is the anchor of the Latin Quarter.



Originally designed as a church, this building stands as a monument to all the great french men and women of history.


Luxembourg Gardens

The most beautiful gardens in Paris, and some would say the entire world, are situated near the Luxembourg Palace which now holds the French Senate.


Other Highlights Include:

Musee Cluny, Cluny Abbey, Arenes de Lutece, Ancient city wall, Cafe de Flore, Les Deux Magots, Saint Sulpice, Saint Germain des Pres and much more!



March to October: 

Monday - 9:00am

Tuesday - 9:00am

Thursday - 2:30pm

Friday - 6:00pm

Saturday - 3:30pm

November to February

Tuesday - 2:00pm

Friday - 10:00am


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 Latin Quarter Tour lasts approximately 2 hours.

When are Latin Quarter 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 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.