Saint Germain des Pres walking tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

298392


Categories

City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. From 12 years old

Friendly: Yes.
Suitable with a car, and you must be able to get in and out of the car.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent), Italian (fluent)

From the Cafe de Flore to the Procope


A tour meeting with the artistic and intellectual life of St Germain des Près, walking around the famous Cafes de Flore and Deux Magots praised by Guillaume Apollinaire, Jean Paul Sartre, and, Picasso.

Revive in the oldest church of Paris, the thousand years history of the prestigious Royal Abbey of St Germain, discover its cloister and Palate, walking through the Abbey narrow streets up to the ancient gothic walls of Paris still hiding the famous theatre of Moliere and the most ancient Café of Paris the Cafe Procope, where Voltaire, Montesquieu, Benjamin Franklin, Danton and Robespierre enlightened France, and Europe.

Itinerary

Place Sartre et Beauvoir
Cafe des Deux Magots
Church of St Germain des Près
Rue de l'Abbaye,
Plce Furstenberg
Rue Cardinale
Rue de Buci
Rue de l'Ancienne Comédie
Impasse du Commerce St André des Arts
Boulevard St Germain

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: In front of Cafe Des Deux Magots, Place J.P. Sartre et S. de Beauvoir

End location: This tour normally ends in Boulevard St Germain, in the district of Odeon, in front of the statue of Danton.

Duration: 2 hours

The duration of this tour does not include, stops for shopping, or for drinks on the way.

Transportation

This tour does not need a car except if required by customer to reach the district of St Germain des Près from the Hotel.
Pick up can be made directly in front of the customer hotel, to go on by bus(with a ticket at 2euros) or by car upon request.

What’s Included

My services as an Official Licensed Guide for the duration of this walking tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

23 euros - for a bus or metro ticket to go and come back to your hotel.

What’s Extra

Metro or Bus tickets (approx. 2euros/person)

Extra time for shopping or take a drink.

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