Whether you want to visit iconic monuments and museums, sample gourmet foods and fine wines or simply enjoy the romance of the city – the best tours of Paris have something for everyone.
The French capital is renowned for its rich cultural history, incredible architecture, creative arts and fashion scene to name but a few attractions that bring droves of visitors to take tours in Paris every year.
With so many tempting attractions to explore, Paris tours – which can be taken on foot or by bus, bicycle and even boat – often focus on specific themes such as museums, food and wine or the cabaret.
At Wine Paths, our local experts can organise exclusive Paris France tours, including luxury stays, gourmet meals and incredible experiences – that can be tailor-made to your exact specifications, ensuring every detail is taken care of before you arrive.
With some of the most recognised national monuments in Europe, it would be a shame not to take a traditional tour in Paris France without seeing at least a few of the sights.
Visits to places such as the Eiffel Tower, a symbol of the city itself, the Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral, a marvel of Gothic architecture, or the Champs Elysees can be taken in a variety of ways alongside a professional guide to explain the history and answer any questions anout the great monuments.
Paris tours hold museums in equally high esteem, taking visitors to some of the world’s finest collections of art, including the Louvre, which houses masterpieces such as The Venus de Milo, The Wedding Feast at Cana and, of course, the enigmatic Mona Lisa.
Or the Musee d’Orsay famed for its collection of impressionist paintings by the likes of Claude Manet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Edgar Degas that can be seen from the bowels of a dazzling train station with the appearance of a palace.
Marias – where you can admire the symmetrical precision of trees lining the former royal park, Place de Vosges. Or admire the work of modern artists Henry Matisse, Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali at the George Pompidou museum before a look at the Hotel de Ville, a city hall dating back to 1553.
Montmartre – often features among the best tours in Paris as a district of artistic history that includes Sacre Coeur Basilica, a Roman Catholic church that dominates the city skyline and the Moulin Rouge cabaret immortalised by Toulouse-Lautrec.
The French capital comes alive at night, with many of its most famous buildings illuminated to create an incredible spectacle. A unique way to see this is with Paris tours by boat as part of a gentle night cruise down the River Seine.
With cabaret shows including the quintessential Crazy Horse and Lido de Paris, many tours of Paris France follow illumination experiences with tickets to a show.
Paris is also a wonderful place to discover food and wine, with related tours taking visitors to tastings in wine cellars or bistros, which can be accompanied by food pairings and even the opportunity to create your own dishes as part of a cookery class.
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