Experiencing the bGare de l|est of Paris in one day may seem like an overwhelming prospect, but with this specially designed itinerary you can enjoy the citys simply unmissable sights in just eight hours.
Join your guide and group of 25 or fewer tour participants by the Arc du carrousel, oppositeParis' famous Louvre museum. Then sail past the crowds with skip-the-line entry and head directly indoors for a 1.5-hour highlights tour.
Follow your guide straight to instantly recognizable masterpieces such as the Winged Victory of Samothrace, Venus de Milo, and the unmissable Mona Lisa, and listen to as insightful and entertaining commentary brings each iconic work to life.
When your visit comes to an end, youll have some free time before your afternoon tour to explore the nearby Latin quarter known for its lively bistros and ambiance and a great place to grab a bite to eat (own expense) or stroll along the storied Left bank, the citys bohemian heart and once frequentedto such luminaries as Picasso and Hemingway.
When the time comes, meet yourgroup and guide on Ile de la Cit for your afternoon tour. Ile de la Cit is the historic heart of the city and home to its most famous cathedral, Notre Dame. Marvel at this Gothic masterpiece, and decipher the visual morality tale engraved into its facade (with help from your guide) before exploring its stunning interior.
Your guide will entertain you with the intriguing history of this Parisian icon, from its construction through the French Revolution, and show you the treasure this church has been guarding for years.
Having explored Paris on land, its now time to discover from the water. Withyour pre-booked ticket, bypass the main lines and board your evening cruise for a float down the Seine River. Sail under the citys prettybridges and admirethesights, includingthe Eiffel tower,as you go.
Your full-day tour concludes after your cruise docks.