Paris: Ile de la Cité Walking Tour with Sainte-Chapelle

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Explore Ile de la Cité, which forms the heart of Paris, on a guided walking tour. Visit Sainte-Chapelle and Conciergerie and witness the ongoing renovations at Notre-Dame after the fire of 2019.

Highlights

  • Discover Ile de la Cité and its historic landmarks on a guided walking tour
  • Learn about the fascinating historic of this centuries-old district of Paris
  • Benefit from skip-the-line entry to Sainte-Chapelle and the Conciergerie
  • Marvel at the vibrant stained glass windows of the royal Sainte-Chapelle
  • Explore the Conciergerie and visit Queen Marie-Antoinette's prison cell

Description

Discover the iconic landmarks of the Ile de la Cité on a guided walking tour. Stroll through the heart of Paris and visit the royal chapel of Sainte-Chapelle, the national monument of Conciergerie, and see the ongoing renovations at Notre-Dame Cathedral. Meet your guide and begin your walking tour of Ile de la Cité on the Right Bank by the extravagant Hotel de Ville. We'll cross the river and head to the island that sits in the heart of Paris, the Ile de la Cité, home to Notre Dame Cathedral. Admire the imposing Gothic architecture of the cathedral. Still standing after the fire of 2019, learn more about her construction and ongoing restoration work.   Next, enjoy a short stroll through the charming flower market to Sainte-Chapelle. Skip the ticket line to enter this former royal chapel. Admire its stunning interior and be amazed by its ornately decorated colored walls, 80 percent of which are covered in vibrant stained glass windows. Finally, benefit from skip-the-line entry to the Conciergerie. Learn about its original incarnation as a medieval palace and notorious prison of the French Revolution. Discover more about Queen Marie Antoinette's time in captivity within its walls, and visit her prison cell.

Includes

Walking tour of de la Cité Fully Accredited expert local guide Skip-the-line timed entry ticket to Sainte-Chapelle Skip-the-line timed entry ticket to the Conciergerie Headsets so you can hear the guide clearly

Important Information

  • This tour involves a reasonable amount of walking, so wearing comfortable walking shoes is recommended. You can cancel your tour up to 24 hours prior to departure and receive a full refund. Please note that refunds are not possible for missed tours.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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