Eiffel Tower Priority Access Tour
Discover the varied facets of the magnificent Eiffel Tower on this exciting tour which lets you skip waiting in line! Instead, put your time to good use by exploring in detail this iconic landmark synonymous with the city. Start walking near the base of the tower as you listen to your expert guide narrate the history of this spectacular edifice also known as ‘The Iron Lady’. Learn about the unique architectural features of this iconic landmark as you wander around its first two levels. Savor breathtaking views of the city and its historic attractions such as the Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysees, Trocadero Gardens, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Sacre Coeur basilica. Ride the lift up to the summit of the tower, which is the highest observation point in Europe. Capture panoramic images of the City of Light from your vantage viewpoint. Make your way back down with memories of a lifetime! (2hrs; Group Size: Max 16 guests; Shared Activity; Meeting Point: History Group, 38 avenue de la Bourdonnais, Paris 7ème; Fitness Level: Easy. Please note that the first and second levels of the tower offer wheelchair access while the summit does not. Includes Eiffel Tower entrance & summit access.)
Sampling Wine & Cheese in Paris
Make the most of this convenient way to get to the heart of some of the best and most iconic French cheese and wines enjoyed in Paris. Meet up with your local English-speaking fromager at the Rue du Faubourg du Temple in the afternoon, well in time for the trip. This Decouverte tasting tour will introduce you to the region’s best cheese and wine, with the heritage ambiance adding to your experience. Walk down to the 17th century cheese cellar of the Marais cheese shop at the Paroles de Fromagers, located in the heart of old Paris. Learn the intricate cheese making process and the subtle art of tasting and pairing them with the best wines. Enjoy sampling a variety of perfectly-aged French cheeses, along with a range of deliciously matured French wines to go with them in the heritage tasting room. (Duration: 1.5 hrs, Time: 1630 hrs; Private Activity; 7 cheese & 3 wine tastings included; Meeting Point : 41 rue du Faubourg du temple 75010, Paris; Fitness level: Easy; Please inform ahead of food allergies, if any).
Discover Paris on Your own
Head out at a convenient time on this self-guided tour to unravel the delights of this magnificent city. With the entire day at your disposal, start as early or as late as you wish. Take your pick of historical landmarks and monuments to visit such as the Place Vendome, Eiffel Tower, Palais Garnier, Arc de Triomphe, the Pantheon, and Basilica of the Sacre-Coeur among others. Or, you could stroll around the numerous museums that the city is famed for including the world-famous Louvre, Musee d’Orsay, Rodin Museum, the Army Museum, and the National Museum of Modern Art to name a few. Rest a while as you enjoy authentic French cuisine for lunch at one of the charming bistros that dot the city. Or, take along a picnic lunch to relish in the serene environs of Jardin des Tuileries or Parc de la Villette, counted among the largest parks in the city. Afterward, browse around the iconic shopping street of Champs-Elysees with its luxury brand stores, jewelry and watch establishments, charming boutiques, affordable ready-to-wear brands, and fragrant patisseries. You could also step into a comfortable boat and settle in for a leisurely cruise down the Seine river to enjoy the city from the water. For the perfect ending to the day, enjoy a typical Parisian cabaret show at the famous Lido theater or unwind at one of the hip clubs that the city of lights is synonymous with. (Full Day; Self-guided Activity & Transfers; Fitness Level: Easy. It is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes as there may be a fair bit of walking involved.)