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Experience the rich culture, art and excitement in Montmartre
Visit the world famous Basilica Sacré Coeur overlooking all of Paris
Learn how to shop for quality food like a true Parisian
What to expect
Join us on this educational, cultural and fun tour through the beauty of Montmartre. Walk at a leisurely pace as your guide shares the inside scoop on the area’s history and culture. Along the way, your guide will point out the local food specialists and fill you in on the secrets to shopping for and enjoying Paris’ finest cheese, charcuterie, bread, wine and more.
Your tour begins at the iconic Moulin Rouge, home of the scintillating Can-Can, where Toulouse-Lautrec sat nightly and drew some of the most famous pictures of Paris nightlife. You'll begin to ascend through the winding streets and arrive at the Cafe des 2 Moulins, the famous cafe featured in the popular French comedy, Amelie. As you continue up you will walk on the streets where Van Gogh, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Pissarro and other artists lived and worked. You'll walk along the Rue Abbesses where you will learn of it’s history dating back to ancient times.
Your journey continues past world famous artwork, cabarets, Paris’ only vineyard and the last two remaining windmills ("moulins") in Paris. Your tour concludes at the highest natural point in Paris, at the summit of Montmartre where the steps of the Sacre-Coeur host millions of visitors each year for the breathtaking views of Paris below. You will soon understand why locals and visitors alike agree that Montmartre is the most charming area in all of Paris.
COVID-19 informationThe following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
The experience complies with government regulations
Social distancing is enforced
Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
In front of Starbucks, 5 Place Blanche, 75009 Paris
Meet your guide 15 minutes before the departure of the tour in front of Starbucks across from the Moulin Rouge cabaret. Nearest Metro station: Blanche (line 2).
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
Important to know
- The tour starts on time. You may not be able to catch up to the tour if late.
- The activity runs regardless of weather conditions
- There is uphill walking and some stairs
- Tour is not wheelchair accessible and not advised for guests with mobility issues