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Secret Paris Walking Tour with Palais Royal and Opera Garnier

Secret Paris Walking Tour with Palais Royal and Opera Garnier
Walking & Biking Tours > Walking Tours > City Walk
$41.18
Duration: 3 hours
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Description

Enjoy a 3-hour guided tour to explore the Parisian Secret by walking in the unusual atmosphere of the covered 19th Century passages. Continue to the Opera Garnier, a temple of lyrical art and choreography to be amazed by the treasures. Capture magnificent views from the Roofs of the Galeries Lafayette and much more. This tour includes a professional guide and entrance fees.

 

Venture into the Real Paris with the Parisian Secret Passages in the city Centre as your guide shares amazing stories. Enjoy a guided tour of one of the most expensive buildings built during the Second Empire (45 different marbles throughout ) with an impressive architectural designs, known as the Opera Garnier. Witness the huge hanging chandelier weighting over six tons in the center. Visit the impressive grand staircase with dual mirrors on each side (dedicated to Ladies) and marble friezes, which is a place for enjoying good music but also for socializing.

Immerse yourself into the alcoves, corridors, stairwells, and landings made especially for talking during intermission. Chagall, an artist, redid the ceilings with a painting depicting scenes from operas by 14 composers. In 1907, the Gramophone Company sealed 24 records in two containers and locked them in the cellars of the opera house to be opened 100 years later. In 2007, the containers were opened and the records digitized by EMI, which released the collection as Les Urnes de l’Opera.

End your tour with a grandiose panoramic view of the City from the Roofs of Department Store the Galeries Lafayette, which is located on boulevard Haussmann in Paris.

Enjoy a 3-hour guided tour to explore the Parisian Secret by walking in the unusual atmosphere of the covered 19th Century passages. Continue to the Opera Garnier, a temple of lyrical art and choreography to be amazed by the treasures. Capture magnificent views from the Roofs of the Galeries Lafayette and much more. This tour includes a professional guide and entrance fees.