Île de la Cité, Paris, 75004
Place Georges Pompidou, Paris, 75004
9 Place Saint-Michel, Paris, 75005
Latin Quarter, Paris, 75005
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Place de la Concorde, 75008 Paris FranceYour tour begins with either hotel pickup or by meeting your driver-guide at Place de la Concorde, depending on option selected when booking. Hop aboard your vintage motorcycle sidecar, and take off on three wheels, letting your guide worry about navigating Paris traffic. Ride in style past the city's iconic monuments and along some of the most prestigious avenues in the world. You'll journey back in time as you discover Paris’ lesser-known heritage through small streets and back alleys. Your guide provides entertaining and often ‘saucy’ anecdotes for each secret place you ride past. When booking, there are four different tours to choose from to suit your interests.Retro Classic Tour: Take a 40-minute ride across Paris, passing by the main sights. See Avenue Champs-Elysées, the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower, the Champs de Mars, and Les Invalides. Note: This tour does not include hotel pickup and drop-off. Great Escape Tour:This 1.5-hour ride is the ideal way to truly enjoy the charm of the French capital. Take your time and let yourself be taken in by the knowledge and experience of your driver-guide, who brings to life the scenes in front of you. There are three tour themes/locations to choose from: Bohemian Paris, Ile de la Cité, or the Latin Quarter.Retro by Night Tour:This 1.5-hour ride allows you to soak up the romance and magic of the City of Light. See Paris under the stars and by the glow of street lamps, with no vehicle roof or window to spoil the view. This is an experience not to be missed by romancers, libertines, or boulevardiers. Your courteous driver provides an intimate tour, including a glass of Champagne in front of the Eiffel Tower and several photo stops to catch beautiful moments.Half-Day or Full-Day Tailor-Made Tour: Customize your tour entirely. Select either the 3.5-hour or 7-hour tour, with a driver-guide at your service to adapt the stops and themes to your tastes, be it shopping, history, gastronomy, or something else. The full-day tour is highly recommended to give you a complete experience of Paris and its surroundings. You can enjoy a rich experience to major attractions such as the Basilica of St-Denis, Versailles, or the village of Giverny, home to Claude Monet's house and gardens.Please note: If you wish to book more than one vehicle, you will have to make a second reservation on this page.Pass By: Elysee Palace, 55 rue du Faubourg Saint Honore, 75008 Paris FranceEnjoy a view on The Élysée Palace which is the official residence of the President of France.Pass By: Avenue Montaigne, Paris FranceEnjoy one of the most prestigious Avenue of paris with all luxury stores and luxury hotels.Pass By: Arc de Triomphe, Place Charles de Gaulle, 75008 Paris FranceThe Triumphal Arch is one of the most famous monuments in Paris, standing at the western end of the Champs-Élysées at the center of Place Charles de Gaulle, formerly named Place de l'Étoile. The Arc de Triomphe honours those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, with the names of all French victories and generals inscribed on its inner and outer surfaces. Beneath its vault lies the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from World War I.Pass By: Les Jardins du Trocadero, Place du Trocadero, 75016 Paris FranceEnjoy the fountains in front of the most iconic monument of Paris : the Eiffel Tower.Pass By: Eiffel Tower, 5 Avenue, 75007 Paris FranceMost iconic monuments of Paris, explanation of the architecture, and history. Stopping for pictures, enjoying a walk around with the view.Pass By: Pont Alexandre III Quai d'Orsay, 75008 Paris FranceThe Beaux-Arts style bridge, with its exuberant Art Nouveau lamps, cherubs, nymphs and winged horses at either end, was built between 1896 and 1900. It is named after Tsar Alexander III, who had concluded the Franco-Russian Alliance in 1892. His son Nicholas II laid the foundation stone in October 1896. The style of the bridge reflects that of the Grand Palais, to which it leads on the right bank.Pass By: Grand Palais, 3 avenue du General Eisenhower Avenue Winston Churchill, 75008 Paris FranceEnjoy the largest historic site, exhibition hall and museum complex located at the Champs-Élysées in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France.Pass By: Petit Palais, Avenue Winston-Churchill, 75008 Paris FranceThe construction of the Petit Palais began on October 10, 1897 and was completed in April 1900. The total cost of the Petit Palais at the time of the construction was 400,000 pounds.Pass By: Assemblee Nationale, 33 quai D Orsay, 75007 Paris FranceIt's the lower house of the bicameral Parliament of France under the Fifth Republic. 577 Deputy are seated in this house.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Centre Pompidou, Place Georges Pompidou, 75004 Paris FranceOne of the three great museums of Paris, dedicated to modern and contemporary art. The era defining building featuring the century defining art, almost entirely dedicated to the 20th century in all its horror and glory. Duration: 2 hours
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Ile de la Cite, 75001 Paris FranceOnce at the meeting point, you will start your tour by exploring ile de la cite, the oldest settlement in Paris. Once known as Lutetia, this former Roman city was the predecessor of present-day Paris, from which the city grew outwards. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris, 6 Parvis Notre-Dame Place Jean-Paul II, 75004 Paris FranceFrom here, you will see the infamous Notre-Dame Cathedral – the most famous of the Gothic cathedrals of the Middle Ages, distinguished for its size, antiquity and architectural interest. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Palais de Justice de Paris, 10 boulevard du Palais, 75001 Paris FranceLocated on the île de la Cité the Palais de Justice, once known as the Palais de la Cité contains some of the oldest surviving buildings such as: Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Sainte-Chapelle, 8 Boulevard du Palais, 75001 Paris FranceA gem of Gothic style, the St Chapelle was built in seven years. It was intended to house precious Christian relics, including Christ’s crown of thorns, acquired by Saint louis. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Conciergerie, 2 boulevard du Palais, 75001 Paris FranceThe Conciergerie is the oldest remaining part of the Palais de la Cité, as well as at a time the most notorious prison in all of France. Over a thousand “enemies of the Revolution” were housed there, and famous figures like Marie Antoinette ended their lives there.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Fontaine Saint-Michel, 7 B Place Saint Michel, 75005 Paris FranceYou will then pass by the Saint-Michel fountain, a monumental fountain commissioned by Haussmann, under Napoleon III. It depicts the archangel Michael vanquishing the Devil, evoking thoughts of the battle between Good and Evil. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Place Dauphine, Paris FranceAfterwards, we will see Place Dauphine, a beautiful historic square, combining all the beauty and romance of Paris. Tucked away on the western tip of the île de la Cité, Place Dauphine was one of the first projects commissioned by Henri IV. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Pont-Neuf, Ile de la Cite, 75001 Paris FranceFrom here, we will walk to the bridge, Pont Neuf, which is considered to be the oldest stone bridge in Paris. Today Pont-Neuf is part of the banks of the Seine listed as a World Heritage site by Unesco. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Statue equestre d'Henri IV, 15 Place du Pont Neuf, 75001 Paris FranceIn the middle of the bridge we will see the equestrian statue of King IV. Although the original statue dated from the 1600s, the one you will see today is a replica in its placed, as the original was destroyed during the French Revolution. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Pont des Arts, River Seine Between Institut de France And Palais du Louvre, Paris FranceBefore making our way to the Louvre we will see the Pont des Arts, a bridge which connects the Insitut de France and the Louvre. Built between 1801 and 1804, it was the first iron bridge in Paris. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Louvre Museum, 99 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris FranceWe will then move towards the infamous Louvre Museum, the world’s most visited art museum with a collection that spans work from ancient civilizations to the mid-19th century. During this part of the tour, we will pass through the Cour Carrée, one of the main courtyards of the Louvre Palace and see the Louvre Pyramid, the museum’s main entrance, designed by Chinese-American architect I.M. Pei.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Domaine National du Palais-Royal, 8 rue de Montpensier, 75001 Paris FranceCreated by the Cardinal Richelieu in 1633, the Palais Royal and its gardens, are just a short walk from the Louvre. The Palace housed royal families up until the Palace of Versailles was built. Here you will be able to enjoy the peaceful gardens surrounded by a fantastic futuristic architecture with contemporary sculptures. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Domaine National du Palais-Royal, 8 rue de Montpensier, 75001 Paris FranceParis has pivoted around Notre Dame for centuries, so it’s only appropriate to start your morning or afternoon tour here. Move onward across the city’s oldest bridge, the Pont Neuf, passing through the always brilliantly manicured Tuileries Gardens on your way to the Place de la Concorde, home of the guillotine. Beyond just looking at the city’s iconic structures like the Saint Michel Fountain and the Louvre, you’ll learn the fascinating and oftentimes stupefying stories of the city’s biggest players like Napoleon Bonaparte, Louis XIV, and Henri IV. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel, Place du Carrousel, 75001 Paris FranceLeaving the Louvre behind us we will walk towards the Tuileries Gardens, passing through the Arc du Carrousel, a huge arc built to commemorate Napoleon’s military victories. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Jardin des Tuileries, Pl. de la Concorde, 75001 Paris FranceWe will then enter the Tuileries Gardens, the oldest Park in Paris, with a history that dates back to the 17th century. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: The Tuileries Gardens Bookstore, Tuileries Gardens Main Gate, Place de Concorde, 75001 Paris FranceDuring your stroll in the Tuileries Gardens, you will pass by the Gardens’ Bookshop, a quaint bookstore tucked away in a corner which contains a large collection of gardening and landscape design books, along with some garden themed gifts and cards. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Place de la Concorde, 75008 Paris FranceWe will end our tour at Place de la Concord, a site originally known for having been an execution site during the French Revolution, and which marks the start of the Champs Elysée. Duration: 10 minutesPass By: Champs-Elysees, Avenue des Champs Elysees, 75008 Paris FranceYour tour will end at the start of the renowned Champs Elysée, considered one of the world’s most beautiful avenues. You can then enjoy some shopping or a stroll towards the Arc de Triomphe.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Latin Quarter, 75005 Paris FranceMeet your private guide on Ile de la Cité to begin your Latin Quarter walking tour at Notre-Dame Cathedral.Then walk across the Seine and onto the Left Bank, into the Parisian neighborhood that both Hemingway and Fitzgerald, among other writers, once called home. From ancient Roman ruins to the backdrops for Woody Allen’s film Midnight in Paris, this tour takes you through the centuries that have shaped this historical and cultural district. Learn about its intellectual roots at the Sorbonne, or discuss the famous thinkers buried under the Panthéon’s majestic dome. Pal around with today’s literati as you browse the stacks at Shakespeare and Company bookstore, and then discover Luxembourg Garden (Jardin du Luxembourg), the most beautiful park for finding a bench and reading a few chapters. There’s no shortage of fascinating stories that your guide shares with you as you stroll along the cobbled streets of the Latin Quarter, each more charming than the last.Duration: 2 hours 30 minutesStop At: Ile de la Cite, 75001 Paris FranceOnce at the meeting point, you will start your tour by exploring ile de la cite, the oldest settlement in Paris. Once known as Lutetia, this former Roman city was the predecessor of present-day Paris, from which the city grew outwards. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris, 6 Parvis Notre-Dame Place Jean-Paul II, 75004 Paris FranceFrom here, you will see the infamous Notre-Dame Cathedral – the most famous of the Gothic cathedrals of the Middle Ages, distinguished for its size, antiquity and architectural interest. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Fontaine Saint-Michel, 7 B Place Saint Michel, 75005 Paris FranceYou will then pass by the Saint-Michel fountain, a monumental fountain commissioned by Haussmann, under Napoleon III. It depicts the archangel Michael vanquishing the Devil, evoking thoughts of the battle between Good and Evil. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Shakespeare and Company Bookstore, 37 rue de la Bucherie Quartier Latin, 75005 Paris FranceNext we will head towards Shakespeare and Company, a bookstore unlike any other. Just minutes from Notre Dame, it is arguably one of the most famous bookshops in the world where literary types from the Beatnik Generation would find a home through the 1950s and 60s. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Eglise Saint Julien Le Pauvre, 1 rue Saint Julien le Pauvre, 75005 Paris FranceFollowing on, you will see the Melkite Greek Catholic parish church, Saint Julien le Pauvre, one of the city’s oldest religious buildings. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Eglise Saint-Severin, Rue des Pretres-St-Severin Quartier Latin, Paris FranceYou will also see the Roman Catholic church of Saint Séverin, one of the oldest churches that remains standing on the Left Bank and which continues to be used as a place of worship. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Musee De Cluny, 28 rue du Sommerard, 75005 Paris FranceAfter this, we will head towards the Musée de Cluny, also known as the National Museum of the Middle Ages. This museum is partially constructed on the the remnants of the third century Gallo-Roman baths and houses famous collections from the 1st to the 15th centuries.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: La Sorbonne, Paris FranceNext we will head towards the infamous Sorbonne University, a college that became the epicentre of knowledge. The history of the Sorbonne is closely linked to that of the creation of the French university. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Place du Pantheon, 75005 Paris FranceWe will then head towards the Pantheon, a building originally built as a church dedicated to St Genevieve, but now functions as a secular mausoleum, containing the remains of notable French citizens such as Voltaire and Rousseau. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Luxembourg Gardens, Rue de Medicis Rue de Vaugirard, 75006 Paris FranceWe will then go to the beautiful Luxembourg gardens, situated on the border between Saint-Germain-des-Prés and the Latin Quarter. The gardens, inspired by the Boboli Gardens in Florence were created in 1612 upon the initiative of Queen Marie de Medici and cover 25 hectares of land. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Eglise Saint-Etienne-du-Mont de Paris, 6 Place Sainte Genevieve, 75005 Paris FranceIf we have time, we will see the church of Saint-Éienne du Mont, which contains the shrine of St Geneviève, as well as the tomb of Jean Racine. Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Wall of Philip II Augustus, Rue Clovis, 75004 Paris FranceWe will also pass by the Wall of Philip August, the oldest city wall in Paris. The wall was built during the struggles between Philipp II of France and the Anglo-Norman House of Plantagenet, as the French King ordered a stone wall to be built in order to protect the French capital before leaving for the Third Crusade. Duration: 10 minutes
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Wine Tasting In Paris, 14 rue des Boulangers, 75005 Paris FranceA small tasting room and a wine shop of a cobblestone street of Latin QuarterDuration: 2 hours