Private Walking Tour in Montmartre

 

Walking Tour

3 hours

Private Tour

 Paris

Request a quote

Experience a Private Walking Tour in Montmartre

 

Explore the Montmartre neighborhood in Paris and discover a district that typifies all things quintessentially Parisian, from terrace cafés to saucy can-can dancers to bourgeois apartments and narrow cobblestone streets. Your private guide will unveil the artistic heritage of this iconic neighborhood!

Highlights of Private Walking Tour in Montmartre

 

  • Enjoy a walking tour with a private guide that will unveil the history behind this bohemian district
  • Learn about the rich artistic history of Montmartre and its evolution through the years
  • Visit the last windmills, vineyard and the majestic Basilica of Sacré Coeur
  • Enjoy the unique atmosphere of cafés, music halls and unique cobble streets of Montmartre

Full Description of the Paris Vineyards in Montmartre

 

Get to now more about Montmartre neighborhood strolling its streets with your private english speaking guide . The name of Montmartre came from a hill from Roman times (Mount Mars). In the medieval ages, most of Montmartre was an abbey later destroyed during the French Revolution. For many years, this area was a district in the outskirts of Paris until the impressionists artists while the district gained reputation for its cabarets and cafés. Artists like Van Gogh and Picasso lived here. By the way at that time Montmartre counted dozens of windmills that played an important role during the 18 and 19 centuries!

Show more ⮟

Learn the story behind the iconic Moulin Rouge cabaret theater, where Toulouse-Lautrec drew many portraits of the legendary nightclub’s regulars. You can also visit the Cafe des 2 Moulins, featured in the popular movie Amelie. Continue uphill and discover what made Vincent Van Gogh, Toulouse Lautrec, Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, and Salvador Dali all want to call this eclectic district home. The tour covers all the major sites that make it famous, including the bohemian Artists' Square, PLace du Tertre, and the nice surrounding cafés.

Stroll along the Rue Abbesses running  through the middle of the charming Montmartre district: A hive of activity both day and night. On the way you will probably pass by the only remaining vineyard in Paris! Don't forget to visit the 2 remaining windmills in Montmartre Le Moulin de la Galette, festive and popular, painted by Renoir, Bal au Moulin de la Galette, 1876  and another one which is further up in the summit of Montmartre.

End at the magnificent Sacre-Coeur Basilica at the summit of Montmartre and get breathtaking views of Paris below you.

Show less ⮝

About this activity

📍 Pick up and drop off conditions

-Meet your guide in front of the Carrousel de Saint-Pierre, inside of the Square Louise-Michel or add the service for pick up and drop off at your place of stay.

 

☑️ Includes

- Tickets for any museum or activity are to be paid locally or requested beforehand.

Itinerary / Interactive map

*Click on the markers for more details

Photo gallery

Our Local expert tips

FAQ

+Informations about this tour
Tour is operated in English, other languages on request.
This is predominantly a driving tour with various stops for photo opportunities. Mini walking tour when you wish to discover any special place along the itinerary Tour available all year round Choose where you would like to stop during booking process Extra activities can be purchased during the booking process
+What if I have a large group?
This activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers. Our booking agent will have to customize this tour if your group is larger.

Related Tours

Walking Tour: Saint Germain de Prés & Le Marais

Paris

Let your English speaking licensed guide conduct you through a different cultural area of Paris: the marvelous neighborhood of old but chic and historical Saint Germain de Prés and trendy and festive Le Marais! Enjoy a walking tour of relaxed Saint Germain de Prés and then cross the Seine to reach LE Marais for a different feel and atmosphere.

DETAILS

Food Market Tour in Paris

Paris

Enjoy a Food Market Tour in Paris with a private guide who will introduce you to the seasonal products of the most famous markets in Paris: Montorgueil & Aligre! Enjoy the special atmosphere that tell not onyl the story of France & Paris but also of French gastronomy! 

DETAILS

Chocolate & Pastry Food Tour

Paris

Add a highlight to your trip in Paris with this unique chocolate & pastry food tour that will satisfy your sweet tooth! Your private guide will take you for a food tour that includes the best chocolatiers in Paris, pastry specialties and ice cream if you desire for summer days at the most prestigious shops in Paris. 

DETAILS