An immersion with understanding, feeling...and emotion !
Like a party's dinner, a museum can be too much. . . especially the Louvre with 36 000 works of art.
With all my guiding experience in the Louvre (more than a thousand tour in it) , I guaranty you a delicate and comfortable Tour.
We will see rooms, statues, paintings, unmissable masterpieces and not so famous ones to understand the reasons behind the legends and give you keys to understand.
Please note that content and orders are subjects to change according to you (your wishes !) and the Louvre (Not every rooms are open at the same time according to the day of the week).
If a room is closed, I will always show you another one with other surprises.
This mean to enjoy the Louvre, be prepared to see sometimes a crowded place, but we might find empty rooms when people are taking the motorway. . .
-The world's largest SPHINX outside Egypt (and their way to see perfection).
-VENUS OF MILO (Greek masterpiece, a different perfection).
-WINGS OF VICTORY (Greek masterpiece that inspired "Nike" brand's name and "Rolls-Royce" 's symbol).
-a masterpiece by da VINCI that many people are missing (my favorite painting)
-MONA LISA (a perfect portrait according to da Vinci, for both eyes and mind)
IMPORTANT : You might see it on your own if you visit the Louvre before mi october, contact me in advance in that case
-MEDUSA'S RAFT by Guericault (One of the largest French painting that can be readen like an open book )
-SLAVES by Michelangelo (Two of the three Michelangelo's statues outside from Italy and another way to see perfection and sensuality )
And then, according to remaining time, we will continue with :
-Napoleon's III apartment (I call it the "wahoue room" !)
-The oldest Louvre's room
-a mommy and an antic Mona Lisa. . .
And we will maybe finally see art with
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: At the Statue of Louis the 14th on a horse by the side of the Louvre's great Pyramid which is outside
Duration: 3 hours
This is a walking tour inside the Louvre Museum with some stairs.
We can meet there, you can easily reach the place by Métro (the métro station is called "Palais Royal-Musée du Louvre" on ligne 1 and 7), Bus (more than 10 lines stop there), Taxi or event by walk (The Louvre museum is right in the center of Paris)
- Guiding Services
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 euros - Louvre skip the line tickets are not included, cost is 17 euros per person
Free admission with no ticket for: under-18s, under-26s living in the European Economic Area
Bring their I.D. in that case
Lunch in the Louvre area will cost about 25 euros
In the bookshop, English art's books starts at 15 euros.
- Personal Expenses
- Public Transportation Tickets
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Alexandre was the perfect guide for our trip to the Louvre, we were captivated by his explanations and information. He has so much knowledge and imparted all with such an entertaining way just so fascinating. My 14 year old son as were we were so engaged in the tour we will come away with wonderful memories of the exquisite art at the Louvre.