Stories And Secrets Of The French Revolution - 3-Hour Walking Tour - Paris

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    2:30pm
  • Departure Details :
    Saint-Germain-des-Prés
  • Return Details :
    Saint-Germain-des-Prés
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Murder, mayhem, and Marie Antoinettedive into to the heart of the French Revolution by visiting rarely seen sites that transport you to Paris most tumultuous days. Learn about a bloodthirsty cast of characters while exploring the streets and cafs where they plotted the destruction of the nobility. Unearth hidden areas like the alley where the guillotine was invented and the location of an infamous assassination.

Highlights

  • Small-group tour
  • Led by a local guide
  • Free drinks included
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour

Know More about this tour

Your trip through the dramatic days of the French Revolution begins at Saint-sulpice Church. Admire its beauty inside and out, discovering hidden details as you learn about the early days of the Parisian uprising. This is the start of an informative and picturesque stroll through the Saint-Germain-des-Prs neighborhood of Paris.

Visit the oldGare de l|est cafe in Parisestablished in 1686to see the very rooms where the Revolutionaries planned their attacks. Characters like Danton, Robespierre, and Marat will come into the picture, each with their own violent personalities and murderous strategies. See the alleyway where the guillotine was invented and tested, and hear facts and stories about it from your guide. A caf stop is also part of itinerary so you can soak up some Left bank ambience like a true local.

Other historical landmarks on your tour include the site of the September Massacresa particularly bloody period that saw the height of Revolutionary brutality. Learn about King Louis XVI and his wife Marie Antoinette, including the night they tried to escape Paris, and hear about those fateful moments when the backs of their necks met the 'National Razor.'

Inclusions

  • English-speaking expert guide
  • A coffee break in an authentic French caf
  • Small-group tour (no more than 10 participants)

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Transport is wheelchair accessible, however be prepared for uneven surfaces at the sites visited that may be difficult for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair

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