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The Free Tour meets daily at 11:00 and 13:00 in front of the fountain at Place Saint-Michel in the Latin Quarter. This famous 3.5-hour walking tour covers all the main historic sites of central Paris. Their unique style of combining history with...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
75006 Paris, France
Odéon / Saint-Michel
+33 3 01 05 00 30
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I am a huge fan of walking tours while I'm visiting a city, and I went to Paris back in November 2015. As I travel alone, I like to find evening tours to do to make the most of my visits. I came across the...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've taken the free walking tours from Sandeman all over europe and never been disappointed. Our guide, a shorter fellow originally from mexico, was not my favourite sandeman guide but was still good. He was very informative, I just found that while a lot of...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our guide, Thomas, was fantastic. He gave us a good background to the history of Montmartre including the artists who lived there.

Thank Debra F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We all enjoyed our tour with Nancy who was full of information and humour and did a good job under difficult conditions in rain and competing noise from the Techno Parade.

Thank ljsnaps
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very friendly and smart guide. Nancy was filled with knowledge that she transmit in a very interesting manner. It was a lovely day. Thanks. I highly recommend this activity. Note that the tour is only in the gardens. You do the inside of the palace...More

Thank Samuel C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Hugo was our tour guide for the Paris City tour. Wonderful guide full of interesting info about the city. The tour is about 3 hours with a break at mid point. This is the was to go to learn everything there is to know about...More

Thank atomhrtmom
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Versailles Garden Tour is a paid tour and well worth the money. First, they get you to Versailles on the train. Then the guides have a planned route through the gardens instead of walking aimlessly. Our guide, Alberto, was wonderful. He tried to connect...More

Thank atomhrtmom
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really informative tour and very chill with Hugo our super friendly guide! You learn lots of historical facts and go into places you would never by yourself, specially beautifully/hidden churches. Recommended!

Thank solenepicq
Reviewed 6 days ago

With only 3 days in Paris, we were unsure if we should set aside a day for Versailles. So glad we did! Harry, our tour guide, was fantastic, personable and knowledgeable. We honestly enjoyed the gardens tour better than the palace itself. Highly recommended! Cross...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time getting to know Paris and Montmarte with Sebastian and Oliver (respectively). They were great, excellent orators and i thoroughly enjoyed the stories and how the tours were brought to life with them. Thanks again for a great tour!

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Odeon / Saint-Michel
As the bustling center of entertainment for the
residents of the Rive Gauche, the activity at Odéon
never stops. Boulevards are lined with traditional
cafes, restaurants, and boutique cinemas. The streets
surrounding the fountain at Saint-Michel provide
eateries from around the world. Lively bars are just
next door and the prototypical terraced French
brasserie is on every corner. The setting for this
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18 September 2018|
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Response from fbsb2014 | Reviewed this property |
We gave 20 euros each
15 September 2018|
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Response from Ferdinand R | Reviewed this property |
It's advertised for free but it would be nice to give something after the tour.
Angie Melina P
21 June 2018|
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Response from Roberto_SNE | Property representative |
Hi Angie, Many thanks for your message! Booking the tour is not obligatory - as long as you arrive at the meeting point approximately 15 minutes before the tour begins, you'll be able to sign up there and then. If you... More