01 Mar 16 - 31 Oct 16: Daily
01 Nov 16 - 31 Mar 17: Daily except Monday & Wednesday
5 hoursStart time
Pick up start from 1:15pmMeeting Point
From your central hotel in Paris.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details)
Your hotel in Paris
After being picked up from the hotel in a minivan, you will head to Montmartre which was once a bohemian district and home to famous artists like Picasso, Renoir, Degas, Vincent Van Gogh. Montmartre breathes of a history of revolutionary politics and underground culture and houses the famous Sacre Coeur. Also, take a leisurely stroll across the streets of Place du Tertre and revel at the artworks in display or get a portrait of yourself as a souvenir.
Next, save your valuable time as you skip the long queues and head straight inside the splendid Eiffel Tower and enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the city from Level 2. And, to bring your tour to a perfect end, cruise along the River Seine.
For the Montmartre, Skip-the-Line Eiffel Tower access and Seine River Cruise tour, you will be picked up from your hotel in a minivan and taken to one of the most colourful neighbourhoods in Paris, Montmartre. Once home to famous artists like Picasso, Renoir, Degas and Toulouse-Lautrec, Montmartre is located in Paris’ highest hill and is a favourite spot among the tourists.
Stroll on your own through the narrow streets of Montmartre, climb up to reach the Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, also known as Sacré-Coeur, sitting on the crest of the hill. Explore the streets of Place du Tertre, located just few blocks from the basilica, where artists display their artworks for sale. You can also get your portrait sketched and take it as a souvenir.
Next, your English speaking driver cum guide will take you to the second floor of the magnificent Eiffel Tower, where you can enjoy panoramic views of the city. You won’t have to waste time in the long queues as you will have skip-the-line access to the tower.
The most recognizable symbol of the City of Lights, the 300 metre tall Eiffel Tower took more than 2 years to construct. Initially slated to be a temporary structure for a fair, the tower was restored after the emergence of wireless telegraphy aerials in Paris in the first decade of the 20th century. In the evening, the tower is a sight for sore eyes as it turns into a lighthouse illuminating a double searchlight, and effervescent lights flicker on the gridlines of the entire structure for the first 10 minutes of every hour.
After a fulfilling visit to two of the Paris’ top sites, a cruise along the River Seine is the perfect way to bring the tour to an end. Watch the city pass by as you gaze at some of the famous Parisian structures like the Louvre, Notre Dame and the Île de la Cité. Appreciate the beauty of the city and its picturesque monuments and charming bridges, watch the sunset and experience the city waking up to the sparkling lights.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all departure details.
It is the responsibility of all visitors to be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure. Guests arriving after departure cannot be accommodated and missed tours or tickets cannot be refunded.
Hotel pick up is only offered in the 20 districts of central Paris (postcodes 75001 – 75020).
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
Minivans are used for the tour with maximum of 8 people in a minivan
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