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Arc de Triomphe Walking Tour & a Taste of Macarons

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Step into history with a Parisian guided walking tour, explore iconic landmarks, savor a Ladurée macaron, and enjoy panoramic city views.

Highlights

  • Uncover Paris's past with a knowledgeable local guide, from the city's evolution in the 1600s to the glamour of the 1800s on this walking tour.

  • Behold iconic landmarks as you stroll through the chic Champs-Élysées and marvel at the Arc de Triomphe, Petit Palais, and Grand Palais, all monumental symbols of French national pride and architectural grandeur.

  • Savor French gastronomy as you indulge with a macaron from the renowned Ladurée patisserie, a treat that adds an authentic French flavor to your journey.

  • Finish the tour atop the Arc de Triomphe, taking in panoramic views of Paris, a sight that includes the iconic Eiffel Tower and enhances your Parisian experience.

  • Fun fact: The renowned Ladurée patisserie, where you'll indulge in a macaron, was founded in 1862 and is credited with inventing the 'double-decker' macaron, two macaron shells sandwiched around a creamy ganache.

Inclusions

  • Guided walking tour along Champs-Élysées

  • Tickets to Arc de Triomphe

  • Macarons at Ladurée

Exclusions

  • Guided tour on top of the Arc de Triomphe

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Whether you're a history buff, a foodie, or a lover of architecture, this tour caters to all. With the benefits of a knowledgeable guide and a taste of authentic French gastronomy, you're assured an unforgettable Parisian experience.

Historical insights & iconic landmarks

Engage fully in the vibrant history and rich culture of Paris with this delightful walking tour. Begin at the legendary Arc de Triomphe, France's national symbol of pride and historical significance. The knowledgeable guide will unravel the intriguing tales of victories and generals engraved in its structure, setting the tone for a journey back in time. Inspired by the great arches of ancient Rome, Napoleon commissioned the Arc de Triomphe shortly after his victory at Austerlitz. Look for relief sculptures at the base of each of the four pillars, ornate soldiers in a frieze around the top, plus the names of 128 battles and 558 generals.

Stroll & savor the cityscape

Take a leisurely stroll down the world-renowned Champs-Élysées, a haven for luxury, culture, and gastronomy. Your guide will reveal secrets and narrate tales of the stars and dignitaries who've graced these streets. Marvel at the architectural grandeur of the Petit Palais and Grand Palais, the next stop. These iconic exhibition halls, each with its own unique charm, will leave you spellbound with its architecture and grandeur.

Parisian delights & panoramic views

No Parisian tour is complete without a taste of its culinary delights. Indulge in the delicate flavors of a macaron from Ladurée, the legendary patisserie on the Champs-Élysées. Conclude the tour with a self-guided ascent to the top of the Arc de Triomphe. The panoramic views of Paris, including the iconic Eiffel Tower, offer a breathtaking finale to this walk through Parisian history.

Accessibility

  • This experience is pram/stroller accessible.
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 mins before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

Meeting point

  • Meet your guide in front of Statue du Général Charles de Gaulle.

  • Address: Pl. Clemenceau, 75008 Paris, France.

  • Landmark: Next to the metro station Champs-Élysées – Clemenceau.

  • Guide identifier: Your guide will be wearing bluish-green caps and umbrellas.

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