2-Hour Family Tour of Notre Dame and the Sainte Chapelle

2-Hour Family Tour of Notre Dame and the Sainte Chapelle
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$54.94
Duration: 2 hours
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This 2-hour tour was specially designed for families with children where you will discover of one of the most charming and historical parts of Paris. See the Ile de la Cité, Notre Dame and the Sainte Chapelle. Explore Paris's delightful squares and streets which makes it the perfect place for an afternoon stroll to admire the many sights along the riverside and soak up the very Parisian atmosphere. Small-Group Tour is limited to a maximum of 15 travelers.

Start your 2-hour tour on the smaller and equally enchanting Ile St Louis. This tiny island is home to sumptuous mansions, hidden courtyards, wonderful river views and some of the most expensive real estate in Paris. Its narrow streets and peaceful ambiance make it feel like a separate village within the city. Cross over to the Ile de la Cité, and enjoy a walk along the river banks and through the charming flower market. Then it’s time to skip the often long lines and enter the gem of the island, the Sainte Chapelle. This tiny chapel is home to some of the most dazzling stained glass in the world, much of it dating from the 13th century. Intended to educate the people of the time, the windows should be read like a comic strip. Marvel at the vibrant and beautiful colors as your guide teaches you how to read their stories.Specially designed materials for children will be provided to ensure that younger members of the family are able to participate every step of the way. The guide is fully licensed and specialized in leading tours for groups of all ages. 

Your tour will take you past the Conciergerie - medieval palace, revolutionary prison and final home of Queen Marie-Antoinette before she was taken to the guillotine in 1793. Learn of troubles and turmoil during the French Revolution and the stories of some of the famous residents of this infamous prison. See the oldest public clock in Paris, as your stroll continues through one of the prettiest squares in Paris to the oldest bridge in the city.

Your final visit is to the spectacular 850-year-old gothic Cathedral of Notre Dame. Discover its incredible architecture and fascinating history, and of course learn about its most famous resident, Victor Hugo’s Hunchback of Notre Dame, and hear his colorful and thrilling story. The tour will end at Notre Dame Cathedral.


This 2-hour tour was specially designed for families with children where you will discover of one of the most charming and historical parts of Paris. See the Ile de la Cité, Notre Dame and the Sainte Chapelle. Explore Paris's delightful squares and streets which makes it the perfect place for an afternoon stroll to admire the many sights along the riverside and soak up the very Parisian atmosphere. Small-Group Tour is limited to a maximum of 15 travelers.