Champs Elysées quartier tour
WHAT YOU’LL DO
Admire the Place de la Concorde, a neoclassical masterpiece of architecture and urban planning
Visit the Grand Palais and Petit Palais, the oeuvres-phares of the Belle époque, now both museums
Walk along the famous Champs-Élysées, considered by many to be the most beautiful avenue in the world
Gaze in awe at the Arc de Triomphe, a monolithic monument to Napoleon
Explore the Champs-Élysées and its monuments on a private guided walk that takes you along one of the world’s most elegant avenues. Admire its symmetry, its epic width and luxury, and learn about its surprising history and great historical importance.
WHAT TO EXPECT
On this 2-hour private guided Champs-Élysées tour you’ll visit one of the principal shopping areas of Paris, and may be somewhat surprised to learn that it used to be a simple park that was home to bars and third-rate theaters.
During the walking tour your guide will introduce you to both sides of the famous Champs Elysees. Learn about its connection to Roman mythology and to Napoleon, and how the avenue relates to the Paris of the 19th century as well as the Paris of today.
SOME OF THE SITES WE’ll VISIT
Place de la Concorde, The Luxor Obelisk, Petit Palais, Grand Palais, Triumphal Arc and much more.
The meeting point is in front of the obelisk at Place de la Concorde. Your guide will be carrying a red canvas tote bag.
Tour operates rain or shine. Every tour (especially out of the city excursions) can be done by a car, a van, a mini bus, or in case of a large group (+20 people) a bus.