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Paris Private Tour the Essentials in 3 Hours

A Paris private tour specifically designed for first-timers who want a first comprehensive discovery of the historical heart of the French with a professional 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.

Luxembourg Palace and Garden.

Paris Private Tour The Essentials in 3 Hours in a Nutshell

  1. History oriented guided tour in English
  2. From 150 € for 1 to 2 people, 190 € for 3 etc.
  3. Really private 3-hour tour (your party only 6 people max.)
  4. +/- 6 km distance covered
  5. Flexible schedule
  6. Postgraduate (MPhil) certified French national guide


What’s in the tour?


Ancient Rome

Moderne Era










Arc du Caroussel

Palais Royal

Quartier Latin

Place Vendome

Palais du Luxembourg

Most Famous Gardens

Champs Elysée Garden

Palais Royal Garden

Tuileries Garden 

Luxembourg Garden

Place de la Concorde Scenery

La Madeleine 

Arc de Triumphe

Assemblée Nationale

Champs Elysées

Hôtel de la Marine

River Seine Sceneries

Ile de la Cité




Musée d’Orsay



Pont Alexandre III

Légion d’Honneur

What to Expect in the Tour?

The principle of this Paris essentials 3 hours tour  is very simple: to give you a maximum of knowledges and insights of the historical heart of Paris.

The tour may be devided in four parts :

  • Latin quarter from Luxembourg.
  • Ile de la cité, Notre-Dame and Pont Neuf area.
  • Louvre Rivoli
  • Concorde area 

The river seine being very presente during the all route.

If you run very short of time we also propose a 2-hour version of the tour for a more concentreted overview of the heart of Paris.


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

Things to know before Booking

Meeting Point

Close to Musée de Cluny,
exact meeting point given in 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 in 3 Hours Attention Points

  • Tour is on foot.
  • Prices do not include transportation, food, drinks or any other extra services.
  • Neighborhood tour: we don’t enter in 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 IN 3 Hours

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.

Tour Saint-Jacques, one of the highlight visble from île de la Citée.