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Skip the Line: Louvre Museum Walking Tour including Venus de Milo and Mona Lisa

Experience culture and art through the ages with a small-group tour of Paris’ epic Louvre Museum. Jump the queue and spend three hours with a guide, seeing and learning about some of the museum’s 35,000 artworks across eight themed galleries. Then enjoy time on your own to explore, viewing paintings, sculpture and architecture from 450 BC to the 19th century. Numbers are limited to 25 on this small-group tour to ensure a more intimate experience. To upgrade your ticket, select a private tour exclusive to just your group. 
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Skip The Line Paris Catacombs Tour

Dig deep into history with a 2-hour underground Paris Catacombs tour. Learn why the bones of more than six million people were deposited under the city in a complex maze of tunnels that you definitely need a guide to navigate.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Skip the Line: Evening Louvre Tour and Local Wine Tasting

Make your trip to the Louvre even more enchanting with an evening art tour following by a unique wine-tasting session. Jump the queue and spend 2.5 hours with an expert guide, seeing and learning about some of the museum’s 35,000 artworks, such as DaVinci’s Mona Lisa, spread across eight themed galleries. Then head to Les Caves du Louvre, a quintessential French wine bar for an indulgent 3-glass wine flight paired with fine cheese and charcuterie.You can also choose to upgrade this tour with a “Wine Bottle Labelling” option, where you can design your own custom label, and at the end of the experience the bottle filled with your succulent selection and adorned with your one-of-a-kind personalized label is yours to take home and enjoy.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Semi-Private Catacombs of Paris Restricted Access Tour

Explore the Catacombs of Paris on a small-group tour limited to only six people. With this skip-the-line admission, you can avoid the typically long ticket queue at one of Paris' most fascinating attractions, and learn about the history of the underground burial site with a guide.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Notre Dame Cathedral with Skip the Line Tower Climb, St Chapelle & Conciergerie

This multifaceted tour takes you to three notable locations in Paris. First, visit Notre Dame Cathedral, one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture. Next, tour the Conciergerie, a former royal palace that was later used as a prison for guests such as Marie Antoinette. Finally, visit Sainte Chapelle, a small gothic church with an remarkable collection of stained glass windows.
  • Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
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  • Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
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VIP Catacombs Tour with Small Group, Skip the Line Tickets and Special Access

The Catacombs are one of Paris’ most-visited sights with entrance lines that can last for hours. On this VIP small group tour, be one of just 6 visitors who we take past the lines and into areas usually off-limits to the public to see creepy bone sculptures and macabre funerary art. If you want to see one of the most city’s crowded attractions without the crowds and hassle, this is the best way to do it.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Catacombs Guided Tour - Skip the Line access

Skip the long lines with easy access to the Catacombs. Explore these underground tunnels and learn their fascinating history as a solution to the overcrowded cemeteries of Paris. Follow your guide through this subterranean world of skulls and other human remains dating back to the 18th century. This tour grants you rare access to typically forbidden parts of the Catacombs.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Express Louvre Highlights Including Mona Lisa: Skip-the-Line Access Tour

Make the most of your time in Paris with a 90-minute tour of the Musee du Louvre highlights. Booking in advance means you can skip long admission lines and go straight to the best of the world’s largest museum, joining an expert guide to see the 'Mona Lisa,' the 'Venus de Milo,' the 'Winged Victory of Samothrace,' and more. This 90-minute Louvre highlights tour includes skip-the-line tickets to the museum, with a personal headset so you don’t miss a word.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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NEW! Paris Catacombs private tour - SKIP-THE-LINE & off limits access

Meet your guide in front of INDIANA CAFE and together go straight to the entrance of the Catacombs, with our special skip-the-line ticket.60 feet underground lies the largest mass grave of over 6 million Parisians. Here starts the Empire of the Dead!Learn about French Revolution and Robespierre, French literature with Rabelais and Racine. How Paris was built, the underground system of quarries & metro lines. And how Parisians were facing death, from the Middle Ages to the Modern days.Our guides are granted the privilege of a special access to sections of the Paris catacombs that are closed to the general public. Gates to two halls are opened especially for us to see the incredible sculptures chiseled out of the rock in the Port Mahon Gallery. We also have access to the Quarryman's footbath, the Sacellum Crypt, or altar where bones were blessed before being "archived," the Sepulchral Lamp, and hear about a very private concert that happened over 100 years ago..
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Semi-Private Tour: Louvre Museum With Skip-the-Line Entry

Breeze past the crowds queuing up at the Louvre for your 3-hour, semi-private tour of the iconic collection. With your art historian guide and small group of 12 people or fewer, skip the line and get straight to viewing the art. Admire the Louvre's spectacular collection from all over the world, dating from 450 BCE through the1800s. This semi-private tour ensures a flexible itinerary and personalized attention from your guide. Entrance fees and use of headsets are included.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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A walk in Montmartre

You will discover and enjoy a walk through the streets and hidden corners of the highest point of Paris. In Montmartre what stands out is the atmosphere and the bohemian character of a neighborhood of artists. Knowing this picturesque area from the hand of a friend who lives in it and who knows you very well.This is how Planyts works. We get in touch with you to know you better, to know that you are interested, how you travel, with whom, what budget you have ... and we make the trip that adapts to you without having to invest your time in endless searches on the Internet, nor do you have to shares expensive and heavy guides. We send you a guide to your email so you can always take it with you and know how to go from one place to another without losing any time. Do not hesitate to contact Planyts to have more information.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Skip-the-line Paris Louvre Museum Private Guided Tour w Kid-Friendly Activities

The Louvre is the biggest art museum in the world - visiting it can be overwhelming for adults, but if you have kids, it's nearly impossible to do it in a way everyone enjoys it. Not so with our kid-friendly guides, specialised in guiding private tours for families with kids. They know how to talk to young and old alike, how to engage each and every member of the family and make the visit to the Louvre the absolute highlight of your stay in Paris. Don't miss this unique chance to make your kids fall in love with art and museums and treat yourself with a memorable tour through this wonderful place enjoying your kids enthusiam and smile.
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
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1 day in Paris

It is possible to experience Paris in a day with this personalized walking tour that includes major landmarks. Accompanied by a private guide, you’ll stroll off the beaten path and find iconic spots to snap photos, from the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Louvre to the Arc de Triomphe and Eiffel Tower. Feel what it’s like to be a real Parisian while navigating the city’s most charming neighborhoods.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Audio guided family visit to the Louvre

Head out to discover, as a family, one of the most beautiful museums in the world, the Louvre Museum. Two audio guided tours, which have been specifically designed for children, are offered. They allow them to discover the works of the masters in the museum in a fun way!
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Montmartre Guided Tour

iscover with our experimented guide Montmartre area for about 2 hours.The guide welcomes you at the Tourist Information's Kiosk, in front of Anvers metro station (line 2).You will appreciate a guided visit in Montmartre through the small streets of the neighbourhood. Discover the lively Place du Tertre where many painters, portraitists and caricaturists expose their work and give brush strokes meanwhile. Visit on your own too the beautiful Basilica of the Sacré Coeur.Our guide will bring you to other places of Montmartre: the Place du Calvaire, the famous Vignes de Montmartre, the windmill Moulin de la Galette and the bustling Abbesses quarter with the Rue Lepic and the famous "Bar des 2 Moulins".The tour ends close to the Moulin Rouge cabaret.Get the opportunity to stay and keep on discovering this incredible Montmartre neighbourhood.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Paris Skip the line Louvre Private Tour

The history of the Louvre Museum is magnificent. Its rich art collection is of unfathomable proportions. The Louvre can be a mind-boggling experience. During our visit, I suggest a straight-forward approach!
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Montmartre Guided Tour

You will appreciate a guided visit in Montmartre through the small streets of the neighbourhood. Discover the lively Place du Tertre where many painters, portraitists and caricaturists expose their work and give brush strokes meanwhile. Visit on your own too the beautiful Basilica of the Sacré Coeur.Our guide will bring you to other places of Montmartre: the Place du Calvaire, the famous Vignes de Montmartre, the windmill Moulin de la Galette and the bustling Abbesses quarter with the Rue Lepic and the famous "Bar des 2 Moulins".
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Dinosaurs Family Tour in the Natural History Museum of Paris

During your family trip to Paris, you are likely looking for an activity or place that your children will enjoy. This fun visit is very suitable for families with children.Your guide will lead you into the world of dinosaurs and other animals from the prehistoric period. He will know how to engage the entire family with playful stories, anecdotes and riddles.Upon your arrival at the Museum of Natural History, your guide will accompany you directly to the Anatomy Gallery. You will discover an impressive collection of animal skeletons, including that of a 20-meter-long whale.Filled with emotion after this incredible sight, you will continue your tour with a jump in time. You will discover the gigantic skeletons of Diplodocus, Allosaurus and Triceratops—all witnesses of a world long gone, a world of dinosaurs and mammoths…before finding yourself back in the 21st century.During this visit, you will discover the history of life!
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Seine River Cruise Ticket

The cruise offers a one-hour tour down the Seine, during which a recorded voice will tell the history of the river's monuments. A glassed-in vessel provides incredible views of Paris and its most famous landmarks. You'll catch a glimpse of the Eiffel Tower, The National Assembly, the Musée d'Orsay, Institut de France, Cité de la Mode, and City Hall, not to mention Notre-Dame and the Conciergerie on Ile de la Cité. The Louvre, Place de la Concorde and its obelisk, the Grand Palais and Trocadéro are also on the route.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Louvre Skip the Line Ticket

You will find:- The Mona Lisa, Leonardo Da Vinci's prized work and a portrait of Francesco del Giocondo's wife, Lisa Gherardini.- Venus de Milo, a sculpture representing the deity Aphrodite—or Venus in Roman mythology—which was discovered in the Cyclades.- Winged Victory of Samothrace, a Greek sculpture representing the deity Nike posed on a ship's bow- Marriage at Cana is the largest painting in the Louvre. The work of Paul Véronèse, it depicts Christ as he performs his first miracle, turning water into wine at a wedding.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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