Meet your guide outsite the metro stop Saint Paul (Line 1)
Explore the Marais, one of the most fascinating districts of Paris, during a private walking tour. From its origins in the XIIth century, to its golden age at the beginning of the 17th century, let’s dive in the heart of the glorious past of this district that possesses 141 classified historic monuments.
We’ll together discover and talk about medieval times in Paris and see some medieval architecture like the Philippe Auguste’s wall, as well as the Hotêl de Sens.
We’ll then jump into the 17th century and discover churches, but also the famous Place des Vosges, and a some of the most beautiful Hôtel Particuliers “private mansions” from that century, like the Hotel de Sully. Of course during this tour we’ll pass by the jewish disctrict and the famous street « La rue des rosiers » where you could taste the best falafel of Paris!
We’ll be then finishing our visit by the Centre Pompidou, the modern art museum.
All along the visit you’ll notice that the Marais is also one of the trendiest districts of Paris with its museums, art galleries, boutiques, tearooms, restaurants, coffees and shops… Thanks to this unique tour, your guide will allow you to explore the various facets of this exceptional district by delivering you a multitude of stories and fascinating historic anecdotes.