All Day Tour : the Essentials of Paris with Louvre Tour Included

A full-day (+/- 7 hours) Paris private tour specifically designed for first-timers who want a first discovery of the historical heart of the French capital. Louvre private tour Included. A walking tour done by a fully licensed guide lecturer.

Photo of Notre-Dame facade in the morning in Ile de la Cité to illustrate a walking tour from Notre-Dame to Le Marais in  Paris, France.

The Louvre.

Paris Private Tour the Essentials all day with Louvre tour Included in a Nutshell

280 € for 1 to 2 people + 50 € per extra person 

  • +/- 7-hour history oriented guided tour in English
  • Really private tour = your party only (6 people max.)
  • +/- 6.5 km distance covered (without the Louvre tour)
  • Postgraduate (MPhil) certified French national guide
  • Flexible schedule  – No available on Tuesdays

Skip the Line Ticket to be bought online on the Louvre official website


Louvre Introduction

800 Years of Louvre History

19th Century French Paintings

Italian Renaissance Master Pieces

Ancient Rome & Greece Collections

French Crown’s Jewels

With an amazing selection of world famous master pieces : Venus de Milo ; Nike of Samothrace ; Psyche Revived by Cupid’s KissMichelangelo’s Slaves Coronation of Napoleon ; Raft of the Medusa ; Liberty Leading the People and for sure Mona Lisa and much more.

Highlights Paris Walking Tour


Arc du Caroussel






Palais Royal

Quartier Latin

Place Vendome



Seine Bridges Sceneries

Three Paris Famous Gardens

Place de la Concorde Scenery 

What to Expect in the Tour?

The principle of this Paris essential full day ( +/- 7 hours) tour is very simple: to give you a maximum of knowledge and insights of the historical heart of Paris including a first discovery of the Louvre Museum.

The tour is structured in four parts :

The extra hour may be used to deal with any contingency and/or to better adapt the tour to your expectation as for example slower rhythm of the tour, more time for lunch pause, extended time in the Louvre, or for the city walk.


Photo of the louvre great pyramid to illustrate the Louvre private tour, Paris, France.

Your Private Tour Guide in Paris

Certified French national guide
BA, Magna Cum Laude, Heritage Developpement & Preservation from Conservatoire des Arts et Métiers
Postgraduate from Paris Dauphine-PSL University

Know more about Yves, your private tour guide in Paris

Things to know before Booking

Meeting Point

Close to Musée de Cluny,
the exact meeting point is given in the booking document. 

Access: Metro Line 4 station Cité or Saint-Michel. RER B or C station Saint-Michel – Notre-Dame


Paris Private Tour the Essentials all day with Louvre Tour included Attention Points

  • Tour is on foot.
  • Prices do not include transportation, food, drinks, or any other extra services.
  • Neighborhood tour: we don’t enter monuments unless otherwise specified.
  • Tour duration & content are purely indicative, they may vary due to contingencies.
  • Weather: the tour will start on schedule rain or shine.

Book your PARIS Private Tour THE ESSENTIALS all day with Louvre tour included

Choose below your tour: You will then be  asked : -> choose the number of people, date & hours of visit -> after our validation-> pay on line.

Photo of Bust of Victor Hugo photo, the famous French writer author of the Hunchback of Notre-Dame de Paris to illustrate the  Notre-Dame to Le Marais guided tour in Paris, France.

Louvre Pyramid View From Richelieu entrance.

Photo colonne Vendôme in place Vendôme to illustrate the Paris 3 hours essentials tour

Colonne Vendôme with its Napoleon Statue at the top. Place Vendôme, Paris, France.