1-Hour Notre-Dame De Paris Family Tour
OverviewThis 1-Hour tour starts in front of the central portal of Notre-Dame de Paris at 9am. You willfirst observe its magnificent facade and discover numerous details illustrating the Bible. After looking at the cathedral exterior, you will step inside the monument to understand its construction, its new architectural style and historical dates and events that have shaped it.
- Family friendly
- Fully narrated tour
- Led by a local guide
Know More about this tour
The visit starts by reading the facade of the cathedral of Notre Dame which was conceived as an open book. Many great details can be discovered on each of them some related to the Virgin Mary and some others to the historical life of city of light. Considered as one of the finest example of french gothic architecture, we will learn about this new architectural style and its main elements. Constructed in the 12th century, its location, the 'le de la cit', was once the shelter of the first inhabitants which makes it the symbol of the city and the background of a worldwide story the Hunchback of Notre Dame and his tragic love for Esmeralda. By the way this is the icing on the cake. Come and discover life in the middle ages, its architectural style and the symbolism behind its stained glass windows, gargoyles and chimeras. Let me tell you all about what happened during the French Revolution and World War II, its treasures and its most recent episode and turmoil.
This tour is essential to know the birth of Paris and it is perfect for family with children.
Inclusions for 1-Hour Notre-Dame De Paris Family Tour
- Live commentary on board
- Professional art historian guide
- Small-group tour
- booklets for children
Exclusions for 1-Hour Notre-Dame De Paris Family Tour
- Transportation to/from attractions
- The visit doesn't include climbing up the towers.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Groups are composed of minimum 1 person and maximum 10.
A small amount of walking is involved
Climbing up the towers needs booking. To do so you need to download an app called 'je file' and book a place on the day of the visit. In case you would like to discover the towers, we advice you to reserve around 10h15 am, after the cathedral visit
A dress code is required to enter places of worship. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.