Paris' Oldest District - the Latin Quarter

4.8

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Quartier Latin, Paris, France
30 mins
Tip-Supported

About the tour

Do you remember where you were born? Well if you were the city of Paris you would because the answer is right here in the Latin Quarter almost 2,000 years ago! This part of the city is riddled with Roman streets, some of the city's oldest houses and even its oldest tree. It's no wonder that it was a favourite for Hemingway and other great writers. Combine its ancient tales with the beauty of the Luxembourg Gardens and a glimpse of Notre-Dame and we're set for a pretty spectacular tour!


Meet your local guide

Florent

It's an understatement to say Florent knows Paris. Born in this wonderful city, Florent says he confidently knows every nook and cranny. Having completed over 2000 tours, we believe him. He's a self declared history, art and archaeology buff. What he loves most is sharing the best parts (and dirty secrets) of Paris with you!

Florent has been guiding since Aug 2010


What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Paris with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and amazing guide.

The tour will last about 30 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Paris. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.


Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.


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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer or tablet.


Reviews from travellers

Colleen

01 November 2020

Mad dash through the Latin Quarter! Excellent tour as always - loved seeing the oldest things in Paris :-)

Frances

31 October 2020

A really good tour. Although I have visited Paris numerous times, I learned new things on the tour. We love to spend time in the Luxembourg Gardens, in the summer when the flowers are simply amazing. Many thank. Frances

wilhelmina

31 October 2020

a very interesting tour, lots of history. Enjoyed it very much!

Josep

31 October 2020

Great Tour! Very informative!

Tom

31 October 2020

Florent is always a delight and his love of Paris is infectious!


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